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Mayo Clinic Business Analyst - Cancer Center in Rochester, Minnesota

City Rochester

State Minnesota

Telecommute No

Department Cancer Center

Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!

Position description

Provides business analysis services at a local, institutional or enterprise level. Understands and considers both the business and the technical needs of all customers with the goal of providing a quality product or process that meets the business objectives. Examines costs, benefits and risks associated with the proposed investment/project and recommends alternatives for solutions throughout the business life cycle. Collaborates with stakeholders and users to synthesize, articulate and document business objectives and requirements by applying system and analytical thinking methodology and discipline. Understands business strategy and business planning principles and applies with minimal guidance in project work (areas may include but not limited to: value proposition, mission/strategy, goals/objectives, technology assessments, funding, and management/administration). Performs data analysis, defines and documents business requirements, supports translation to functional specifications early in the development cycle, and concludes with design synthesis and system validation while considering the complete system. Assists project leaders in coordinating deployment of deliverables. Possesses the knowledge and demonstrated use of business analysis methodologies and tools. Maintains effective correspondence and in-person communication. Builds credibility, rapport and partners with others to understand their needs. Works in partnership with stakeholders to develop a solid knowledge base of business needs. Provides input for development of detailed project charter and plans, work assignments, target dates, and other aspects of assigned projects. Applies systems engineering methodologies and discipline throughout the project lifecycle. May manage projects of limited complexity, which could include sub components of larger scale projects as directed by project leaders.


Bachelors and 4 years experience in business analysis, business administration, engineering, information science, health or science related field OR Masters and 2 years experience in business analysis, business administration, engineering, information science, health or science related field.

Work authorization assistance is not available for this position.

Preferred applicants will have :

Experience with systems requirement gathering, navigation, testing/validation, documentation. Also seeking a candidate with proficiency with Microsoft suite of tools and ability to use SQL to query data. Research and protocol lifecycle knowledge is preferred. Candidate will be expected to manage multiple projects at one time. Candidate will need to be able to be comfortable with changing priorities and ambiguity.

Additional qualifications

Master’s and 2 years’ experience business administration, engineering, information science, health or science related field preferred.

License or certification

CBAP Certified Business Analysis Professional, CCBA Certification of Competency in Business Analysis, ECBA Entry Certificate in Business Analysis, or PMI-PBA Professional in Business Analysis preferred.

Exemption status Exempt

Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2593.60, based on a full-time position.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Hours / Pay period 80

Schedule details

Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm with additional hours as necessary to complete work

Weekend schedule Additional hours as necessary to complete work

Site description

Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Category Clinical Labs and Research

Career profile Research

Job posting number 152289BR

Recruiter Jill Squier

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.