Business Analyst

New York, NY - Remote

About Summus

Summus is the leading virtual specialist platform, and informs medical decisions across the care continuum through fast, virtual access to the world's best medical expertise. The Summus platform empowers families through access to a network of over 4000+ top specialists across 48 leading hospitals -- within days, from anywhere in the world. Our unique escalation model sets a new standard for speed of access to high-quality medical expertise and drives industry-leading engagement with corporate clients. Pioneering the future of corporate health benefits, Summus Global partners with companies across the country to create an elevated healthcare experience for their employees and to support better, cost-efficient outcomes across all health questions and stages of care. We are looking for exceptional talent to help build a next generation digital health company that changes the way families access high quality medical expertise.

Summus investors are affiliated with leading private equity and venture capital firms, hedge funds, and investment banks. Our advisors have founded, advised, and run leading technology, healthcare, and information services companies.

Position Description

As a business analyst at Summus, you will help drive the software development of the Summus platform by specifying and designing additional functionality and propose adjustments to the existing feature set. You will be responsible for the high quality delivery of all aspects of a given project, including creating and maintaining the design and project plan, managing communication with key stakeholders, facilitating meetings to solve problems and make decisions, and ensuring deliverables and timelines are met. In this role, you have the opportunity to closely collaborate with the organization's leaders and the operations, sales, and marketing teams. A background in healthcare is not required, but a desire to be part of our mission and excitement to innovate how specialty healthcare is delivered are essential.

Responsibilities

  • Gain deep understanding of the Summus client with respect to user experience, identify and fill functionality or user interface and experience gaps, and generate new ideas to user interface and experience to drive growth.
  • Generate product strategy proposals and translate them into detailed requirements and prototypes.
  • Scope and prioritize activities based on business and user impact.
  • Work closely with engineering teams to deliver timely, high-quality, and well-tested results.
  • Help clients and teammates solve challenges by sharing your product and technical expertise.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an Analytical degree, such as Engineering, Life Sciences, Math, or Operations Research.
  • 2-4 years of experience assisting engineers in building software in a product management or similar role.
  • Strong organizational skills and superb capabilities with managing multiple high priority projects simultaneously and successfully.
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), with the ability to communicate with all levels in the organization (e.g. technical, business, executive).
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a resourceful problem-solving attitude.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and Google Applications (Analytics, Docs, Sheets, Slides).

Valuable, but not required

  • Familiarity with and interest in relational database concepts
  • Familiarity with software testing, documentation, and version control
  • Desire to learn, adopt, and enforce standards according to generally accepted practices in developing software for the healthcare market
  • Proficiency with design and prototyping tools such as Illustrator, Invision, and Sketch

Benefits

  • Full medical, dental, and vision benefits.
  • New laptop and equipment.
  • Flexible vacation time.
  • Market compensation.

Apply for this job

Send your resume/CV to tech-careers@summusglobal.com, along with the following information:
  • Full Name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • How you heard about Summus (optional)
  • Personal website (optional)