Medicaid/CHIP IT Management Analyst, Austin, Texas


Apply for this job now Location Austin, Texas Job Type Permanent Posted 28 Jul 2022

Job/Position DescriptionThe Medicaid / CHIP IT Management Analyst performs highly advanced (senior-level) professional administrative and IT management analysis. This position serves as a consultative and coordinative lead between programmatic leadership. The person performs a complex evaluation and analysis of project plans, operational activity, and strategic objectives of the program and IT divisions. May supervise the work of others. Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Work involves the following: and; Oversees, plans and directs the review and assessment of project plans, timelines, deliverables, and governance structures.and; Develops new or modifies existing program policies, procedures, goals, and objectives. and; Advises management on the progress of readiness of project deliverables and helps determine the priorities, scope, purpose, objectives, timeframes, and resources necessary for these reviews. and; Reviews and evaluates recommendations for improvement and corrective actions necessary to ensure successful system and program policy implementations. and; Reviews technical documents, records and reports; interprets this information to identify alternatives and makes and justifies contractor readiness recommendations. and; Reviews Medicaid IT operational processing and recommends changes to optimize this processing. and; Communicates orally and in writing with all levels of agency and contractor staff. Essential Job FunctionsEJF Perform IT oversight through the review and analysis of system readiness review deliverables including a review of the underlying program policies, procedures, goals and objectives of these deliverables. Determine whether the deliverables meet agency requirements. Review the technical records included in these deliverables to interpret data, identify alternatives, and make recommendations for improvements. Design, evaluate, recommend and approve changes to forms and reports that comprise these deliverables. Recommend whether the quality and completeness of the deliverables is sufficient to recommend implementation readiness and/or deliverable acceptance. (30%) EJF Represent IT equities in readiness meetings and annual deliverable checklist meetings with program partners. Oversee, plan and direct organizational studies of work problems to improve the processes for developing and reviewing these deliverables. Develop timelines for receiving deliverables and track deliverable receipt against these timelines. Provide management reporting showing contractor progress in completing the deliverables and submitting them to the agency. Communicate to contractors, program area staff and IT management if a contractor is not meeting agreed upon timelines for deliverable submission. (30%) EJF Review the IT MCO oversight process and evaluate business and management practices to streamline this process. Develop or modify IT MCO oversight policies, procedures, goals and objectives. (5%) EJF Review agency audit findings for Medicaid systems, provide recommendations for management responses to fulfill audit requirements including both business operations and system changes, and track the progress of remediation activities associated with these audits. Review Medicaid project information associated with the claims administration and enrollment broker contracts. Recommend changes to deliverables or recommend acceptance of these deliverables. Evaluate industry developments and make Copy the URL in the preceding sentence to an Internet Explorer browser to apply to the job directly through the Texas Health and Human Services Career Portal.

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  • Job Reference: 670359394-2
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Texas State Job Bank
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent


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