• Business Technical Analyst (BTA)

    Job Locations US-MD-Rockville
    Posted Date 2 days ago(7/15/2019 10:37 AM)
    Job ID
    Software Development
  • About DrFirst

    DrFirst is an innovative Health IT company with a mission to create user-friendly solutions so that doctors can treat their patients quickly, efficiently and safely. Over 220,000 healthcare professionals, 67,000 pharmacies and 60% of the healthcare IT vendors in the market depend on us every day to reduce clinical errors and improve patient outcomes.


    You will be part of a team building and operating highly scalable software using cutting edge technologies for a variety of devices. You will get to solve the most complex problems that arise in the areas of distributed computing and high volume transaction processing. Your code will reach thousands of doctors and touch the lives of millions of patients across the country.


    Our culture is entrepreneurial, team oriented, collaborative, and fast-paced.  We look for talented people who are passionate about developing world class software. If you want to build applications that save patients’ lives, we want to talk to you!

    Position Overview

    The Business Technical Analyst is a highly valued, critical position on our development team and requires an individual well versed in technology with the ability to articulate big picture business vision and implications to technology.  This individual will participate in scrum team’s specific to a product suite and advocate for customers and product management. These product development teams are dedicated to ensure software quality, enhance user experience for our customer, and safeguard private medical information for each patient.  The development environment fosters entrepreneurial thinking and each team member is expected to contribute substantially.  


    Who will love this job


    • An Innovator: who thinks outside the box to introduce new methods, ideas and products
    • A Problem solver: passionate about using technology to solve complicated problems, and harnessing the power of data to adopt new tactics to enhance efficiency and scalability
    • A Team builder:  who enjoys recruiting and developing teams, attracting A-players from various disciplines
    • A Trusted advisor: with strong leadership acumen who always strives to do better tomorrow than today, and continuously improve his/her team’s knowledge and skills
    • A Driver:  who works with purpose and passion; someone who will elevate our engineering team through new perspectives, ideas, and solutions
    • A Collaborator: who can navigate internal departments and teams, brings people together to deliver world class products that accelerate DrFirst’s market share and profitability

    What you will work on

    • Problem solving: The problems we are solving are unique and complex. This takes critical thinking, root cause analysis, and issue dissection with the team to come up with the best solution.  You will be in the heart of it, managing a strategic relationship between the DrFirst business units who request functionality in the product line and the development team members that create and deploy that functionality
    • Mentoring: Teaching and coaching is an integral part of this role. We want people who want to share their experiences, best practices and knowledge to elevate the team as a whole.
    • Delivering. We are committed to producing world class products. Being skilled at managing competing priorities, pivoting and adjusting quickly, and thinking about the big picture are keys to success.  
    • Building: Our engineers, no matter what level, never go hands off. We think it’s important to be close to the product and involved in all aspects of product development.  You will translate broad business requirements (given at various levels of detail) into fully detailed technical requirements ready for design and implementation by other members of the scrum team(s) in which they operate.
    • Learning: Our engineering team is full of life-long learners. We are looking for people who have a growth mindset, stay up on their craft, and always keep an eye out for what’s next. Open Source contributions and cross training opportunities are a way of life here.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering or a relevant field (Master's preferred)
    • 7+ years of IT experience with a focus on programming, system analysis or quality assurance
    • Self-Starter, motivated candidate that has ability to grasp business requirements quickly and has problem solving skills
    • Demonstrated work experience and success in documentation (technology writing, research papers, or thesis)
    • Demonstrated work experience with drawing wire-frames and sensitive to with usability requirements
    • Demonstrated work experience in project management roles with internal and/or external customers
    • Experience and comfort managing work tasks using IT systems, such as confluence (wiki), Microsoft Office suite and Visio
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills

    Physical Requirements

    • 70% Desk/phone work
    • 30% Standing/moving throughout the office


    We offer comprehensive benefits to keep you healthy as you grow in your life and career. Your merit-based compensation will reflect the impact your work has on the company and our customers. 


    Learn more about our benefits and professional development opportunities here.


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