April 30, 2022

Strategic Planning Analyst

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Department: Health Management Technology
Location: Albany, NY

About Us:

NYSTEC is a non-profit technology consulting company, advising agencies, organizations, institutions, and businesses since 1996. We’re independent and vendor-neutral – so we have our clients’ best interests at heart. At NYSTEC, we know that we succeed when individuals and teams flourish personally and professionally, so our benefits and perks support this mindset. Are you ready to contribute to our engaged workforce and deliver the NYSTEC Experience?

About the Role:

As a Strategic Planning Analyst in the Health Management Technology practice, you will collaborate with team members to conceptualize, deliver, and support our clients through today’s ever-changing healthcare landscape. NYSTEC is considered a trusted program advisor, providing subject matter expertise, and connecting the dots for our clients.

Serving as a Strategic Planning Analyst your day-to-day role as a NYSTEC consultant will include supporting clients seeking federal funding for health information technology (HIT) projects by planning for and developing funding requests.

Key Responsibilities

  • Advise clients on an overall HIT federal funding strategy through an awareness of existing and planned New York State (NYS) HIT initiatives, as well as those of other states; and relevant legislation, policy, and guidance.
  • Facilitate client and stakeholder meetings to present new federal guidance and impacts to the current NYS HIT strategy, gather input for and feedback on HIT funding proposals, and develop strategic approaches to advise clients on how to maximize and plan for the long-term maintenance of federal funding.
  • Identify, analyze, and apply relevant policies and other environmental factors to define and assess options and make recommendations for funding strategies.

About You:

Required Qualifications

  • HIT knowledge and experience.
  • Experience managing complex projects involving multiple stakeholders.
  • Ability to work with clients and stakeholder groups to understand scope and budgetary requirements.
  • Ability to work independently and develop solutions to complex problems as part of a strategic team.
  • Ability to manage and develop key relationships with colleagues and clients through collaborative thinking and a strong customer focus.
  • Strong documentation, critical thinking, and analytical skills.
  • Strong writing and communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications

  • Familiarity with grant writing, advance planning documents, and/or the acquisition of federal funding to support health and human services is preferred.

Education and Experience

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree with at least 3 years of related experience in the health information technology field is required. An equivalent combination of advanced education, training, and experience will be considered.

If you’re an effective communicator who enjoys working in complex and collaborative environments and has a passion to develop solutions for clients, we want to hear from you.

Employees are required to comply with NYSTEC’s Vaccination Policy and Prevention Plan. Our policy requires proof of vaccination status or agreeing to submit weekly COVID-19 tests via our ADP portal. New York City office employees and travelers are required to submit proof of vaccination or apply for a workplace accommodation request in accordance with NYC Emergency Executive Order No. 98.

It is NYSTEC’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all individuals, regardless of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information, military service and veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law and ordinances. NYSTEC is strongly committed to this policy and believes in the concept and spirit of the law.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

Learn More About NYSTEC by visiting www.nystec.com

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