Job Title:  Lead Systems Analyst

Req ID:  38495
Job Category:  Information Technology

Birmingham, AL, US, 35222


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

As a Lead Systems Analyst, you will be an entrepreneurial and innovative leader with a user-centric mindset and proven experience in driving the product development process. You will collaborate with 3rd party consultants, stakeholders, Customers, and executive management to translate business needs into an effective digital product strategy utilizing a variety of technologies. 
The Lead Systems Analyst is a member of an agile team. You will manage larger, more complex project while also mentoring more junior team members. You will own the product strategy and delivery plan, prioritize product features and capabilities, and maintain a healthy product backlog (i.e., writing and accepting user stories). You will spend each day collaborating with stakeholders, users, and a deeply dedicated team as you create amazing products. This role has significant relationships and responsibilities outside the team and facilitates cross functional collaboration.

Candidates work remotely, but light travel may be required depending on product specific requirements. Additionally, we love to get together for our annual Business Systems Team event.


•    Oversee all aspects of solutions delivery, from inception through adoption, ensuring business goals are met within given constraints.

•    Lead and influence product conversations to build consensus among a wide range of business partners, stakeholders, and consultants through research, planning, and design sessions. 

•    Communicate routinely with business stakeholders and leadership to ensure a shared understanding of progress is achieved. Be transparent about what is complete, what is incomplete, what risks should be escalated, and the impact on the delivery         plan.

    Influence outcomes across multiple stakeholders, business processes, and technical solutions. Participates in design reviews for the entire system(s) (e.g., database, UI/UX) to help mitigate risks and plan for future growth and scalability. 

•    Champion the ‘4Cs of our agile culture’ by fostering Collaboration, Continuous Improvement, Change Management, and Clarity when engaging team members, stakeholders, leadership, and end users.

     Coach cross-functional team members in ongoing agile events such as Sprint Planning, Refinement, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospectives. Instill a commitment from team members to deliver business value in each Sprint.

•    Serve your team and products with a Servant-Leader attitude by empathetic listening, actively removing roadblocks, and constantly assessing: ‘How can I help?’ and ‘Where can I add value?’

•    Mentor junior team members in areas of effective communication, technical design requirements, data analysis, and stakeholder management. Provide feedback and guidance on processes, work accuracy, succinctness, and alternative solutions.

•    Support users by debugging issues, prioritizing defects, communicating escalated issues throughout the organization, and managing to a successful resolution. This includes creating training materials and documentation.

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Business or Information Systems

Required Experience

•    Bachelor’s degree in any relevant discipline.
•    At least 7 years of experience in an agile Software Development Lifecycle, capturing business needs in User Stories, creating functional designs. 
•    At least 4 years of experience facilitating meetings. 
•    At least 4 years of experience utilizing data analysis tools and applications (SQL, Google Analytics, etc.).

Preferred - Certified Scrum Master or Certified Scrum Product Owner.

What STERIS Offers:

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.



 Pay range for this opportunity is $90.250,00 - $121.485,00. This position is eligible for [BONUS PARTICIPATION] OR a [INSERT COMMISSION RATE RANGE, IF APPLICABLE] commission.


Minimum pay rates offered will comply with county/city minimums, if higher than range listed.  Pay rates are based on a number of factors, including but not limited to local labor market costs, years of relevant experience, education, professional certifications, foreign language fluency, etc.


Employees (and their families) may enroll in our company-sponsored medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, health savings account, voluntary benefits, supplemental life/AD&D plans and the company’s 401k plan. Employees are covered by an employee assistance program (also available to household members) and long-term disability. Full-Time Employees are also eligible for short-term disability.  Full-time Employees will also receive Paid Time Off (PTO) based on years of service and paid Holidays. Part-time employees working 20 or more hours receive a pro-ration of the full-time PTO allocation and paid Holidays based on their standard hourly work week. Full-Time employees are eligible for four weeks of paid parental leave. Part-time employees also receive paid parental leave, pro-rated based on their standard hourly work week.


STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.


If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.


STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.


The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  38495
Job Category:  Information Technology

Birmingham, AL, US, 35222

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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