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SelectQuote IT Business Analyst I in Overland Park, Kansas

Founded in 1985, SelectQuote provides solutions that help consumers protect their most valuable assets: their families, health and property. The company pioneered the model of providing unbiased comparisons from multiple, highly rated insurance companies allowing consumers to choose the policy and terms that best meet their unique needs. Two foundational pillars underpin SelectQuote's success: a strong force of highly trained and skilled agents, who provide consultative needs analysis for every consumer, and proprietary technology that sources and routes high-quality leads. The company has three core business lines: SelectQuote Senior, SelectQuote Life and SelectQuote Auto and Home. SelectQuote Senior, the largest and fastest-growing business, serves the needs of a demographic that sees 10,000 people turn 65 each day with a range of Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans.

Job Summary:

The Business Analyst will be responsible for working with architects and stakeholders to analyze and document business processes and gather business requirements and create work tickets for the creation or change of custom software. This role will do the discovery work when Project Requests are submitted. They will work with project manager, system architect, database developers, application developers, and the UX designer to create the JIRA stories and requirements for approved projects.

Essential Functions:

  • Understand the business team's interaction with and use of systems in production

  • Meet with business stakeholders and product owners to gather requirements

  • Create JIRA stories as they relate to the overall project requirements

  • Communicate effectively and efficiently with business stakeholders and product owners

  • Demonstrate strong performance in the areas of collaboration, team work, reliability, productivity, and execution

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proven work experience as a Business Analyst or similar role

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Solid planning, organizational, and time management skills.

  • Strong client-facing and teamwork skills

  • Ability to prioritize tasks while working on multiple issues at once

Training and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of related education and work experience

  • Work in an agile development team – Jira or Trello experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of or experience with insurance or accounting/finance is a plus

Benefits:

It's an exciting time to join SelectQuote. We became a publicly traded company in 2020 with the first 100% virtual IPO (non-biotech) in American history. We have also been recognized nationally on the 2021 Top Workplaces USA list and by the Kansas City Business Journal as a 2020 Best Places to Work honoree.

Full-time employees are eligible for medical, dental, vision, voluntary short-term disability, company-paid long term disability, company-paid life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D), 401(k) + company match and 100% vesting after 4 years, discretionary profit sharing, employee stock purchase program (espp), paid time off, floating holidays, paid maternity leave, paid parental bonding leave, tuition reimbursement, jury duty pay, work from home stipend, and other paid leaves vary based on work location.

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