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State Government

State Insurance Fund

Drawer A Box 83720
Boise ID 83720-0044




(208) 332-8170

Non-Classified Opening

Business Analyst

Non-Classified Classification

State Insurance Fund

Open for Recruitment: April 13, 2017 - Open until further notice
Announcement # NONCLS022392
Salary Range: Depends On Experience -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Boise

SPECIAL NOTIFICATION:  This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission.

The State Insurance Fund (SIF) is Idaho’s leading workers compensation insurance provider, serving Idaho employers and injured workers since 1917. A majority of our policyholders are small businesses that are the backbone of Idaho’s economy. We’re proud to offer services that help protect their employees and support their financial strength.

As a Business Analyst with SIF, you’ll work in conjunction with Developers and Stakeholders from assigned business units to define business requirements and software specifications necessary to ensure the success of technology initiatives for the organization. 

You'll be responsible for:
  • Performing current-state analysis of existing business systems, applications, and functions using a variety of techniques such as brainstorming and structured process walk-through sessions.
  • Becoming deeply immersed and knowledgeable about core business functions, processes, and workflows associated with assigned business unit(s).
  • Working with business unit stakeholders to understand and gather requirements for future-state processes.
  • Clarifying requirements using basic conceptual and logical process/data modeling techniques such as business process flow charts, simple data flows, or workflow.
  • Writing basic SQL statements to identify issues in processes.
  • Documenting future-state process design, illustrating inputs and outputs.
  • Clarifying any ambiguity in business requirements and process flows to ensure sufficient understanding by the technical team.
  • Creating and maintaining business requirements documentation.
  • Working with Quality Assurance resources to answer questions regarding business processes.
  • Acting as the liaison between the business and IT resources.
  • Planning and facilitating end-user training including development of training materials.
  • Providing production support to end users.

Your background should include:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business Administration or Management Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education and relevant business experience.
  • Solid experience eliciting, documenting, and communicating functional and technical requirements to the development teams.
  • Experienced in modeling/mapping as-is and to-be business processes.
  • Experienced in requirements planning, documentation of requirements, and in ensuring requirements are met by IT Developers.
  • Ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects, activities, and tasks under time constraints.
  • Strong critical/analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience writing basic SQL statements.
  • Proficient using MS Word, Excel, Visio, Project, and SharePoint.
  • Experience with IBM - Rational Team Concert (RTC).
  • Exceptional communication, teamwork, and influencing skills that foster a collaborative and continuous-improvement environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with a passion for quality in all aspects of your work.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please obtain an application packet from our website’s Employment Page @ idahosif.org .

Completed application materials may be submitted via one of the following methods:

Mail to: 
Idaho State Insurance Fund
Attn: Human Resources
Drawer A Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0044

Deliver to: 
Idaho State Insurance Fund
Attn: Human Resources 
1215 West State Street
Boise, Idaho


Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.