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Configuration Specialist I

Location: Renton, WA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 761838 Date posted: 12/31/2018
This position is accountable for basic to moderately complex configuration of multiple systems ensuring accuracy in auth, benefit and claims adjudication. It will also partner with units across the value stream (Contracting, IT) to consult & make recommendations on contract interpretation and configuration as it applies to application and system requirements. This position will participate in Unit Testing and User Acceptance Testing. Participates in various work groups as needed.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for basic to moderately complex configuration, maintenance, and auditing on various systems to ensure accuracy and completeness of benefit, authorization, and claim adjudication.

  • Perform basic to moderately complex technical trouble shooting to diagnose issue root cause. Engage applicable departments or senior team members as needed to resolve issue.

  • Participate in Unit Testing and User Acceptance testing of new releases or products.

  • Perform peer audits on basic to moderately complex configuration changes.

  • Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum one (1) year to two (2) years of configuration, audit, and/or claims processing experience.

  • Education

  • High School Diploma/GED.

  • License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A

  • Additional Requirements:

  • Team player and high level attention to detail skills required.

  • Computer skills in a Windows environment, including MS Word and Excel.

  • Ability to understand configuration and the impact to the business.

  • Excellent communication and ability translate information to and from the team and project leaders.

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Ability to understand technical aspects of how specific functions impact and connect to other functions in the system.

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years of health plan experience with two (2) years of working in a systems configuration environment.

  • Bachelor's degree in general business.

  • Understanding of authorization, benefit, and claim adjudication processes.

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Ability to lead technology related improvement projects with minimal guidance, ensuring operational excellence and proactive communication.
  • Primary Location: Washington,Renton,Renton Administration - Rainier 2715 Naches Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Administration, Clerical and Support Services Department: Provider Systems Administration Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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