Business Analyst Jobs

Business Analyst Jobs Overview


Business analysts are sometimes referred to as management analysts, business continuity planners or business operations specialists. A business analyst identifies and analyzes an organization's business processes for the purposes of building a software application or platform, improving productivity, minimizing risk or waste, or developing a new product or service line. Business analysts must interface with several departments and job titles to glean information about how a process operates, and analysts are often involved in high-level discussions with company owners, clients, upper management and other important stakeholders. Similar analyst jobs include positions such as Commercial Analysts.

Daily tasks of a business analyst might include:
  • Attending client and stakeholder meetings
  • Presenting process documentation
  • Creating case and process diagrams
  • Coordinating projects
  • Interviewing business associates
  • Writing documents

Business Analyst Education Requirements


The minimum educational requirement for a business analyst position is a four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning. However, many business analysts also hold professional certifications, such as the CMC, CBAP or PMP. A master's degree may be a prerequisite for some analyst positions. The position of business analyst is a fertile training ground for future project managers and others with management aspirations.

Business Analyst Jobs Outlook


The general outlook for jobs in business analysis is bright. Business analysts and management consultants can expect to see a 19 percent rate of growth through the year 2020, a higher rate of growth than most other jobs. The demand for business analysts is driven by companies and organizations desiring to control costs of production and waste. Analysts assist companies in finding ways to improve efficiency on the production line and control costs by reducing waste and mediating risks.

Business Analyst Salary


Statistics show that the median income for business analysts in the United States is $61,000; salaries can range from approximately $45,000 to $85,000. The highest-paying business analyst positions can generally be found in the Information Technology, health care and financial industries.
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RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Senior Business Analyst in Wilmington, DE. The Business Analysts (BA) will work across the client's organization with the lines of business and senior leadership teams analyzing business requirements to understand the business needs and to determine how their applications can best functionally fulfill those needs. Duties: Responsible for coaching and mento...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Business Analyst IV for their Richfield, MN location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Job Duties: The business analyst is responsible for leading business requirements definition to successful completion, including the discovery, analysis and documentation of business requirements, process flows, use cases, test and...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Lead Business Analyst for their El Dorado Hills, California (CA) location. Overview: The position is for an experienced Lead Business Analyst for our Customer Service Quality Team responsible for assisting with the development of a Customer Service risk management program. Based in El Dorado Hills and reporting to the Manager, Customer Service Quality, thi...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Junior to Mid Level HR Business Analyst in Philadelphia, PA. Duties: Ensure that our delivery teams have everything needed to deliver our products and solutions to clients as efficiently as possible, with the highest level of quality and client satisfaction Ensure that the materials produced by the PMO are clear, concise and easy to use Ensure as much cons...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is in immediate need of a Business Analyst with call center software experience in Orange County, CA. Candidate will help create project plans, assessments of current state and future plans, create cost justification REQUIREMENTS: ININ experience preferred, experience with any call center software will be considered. Must have experience setting up a call center...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client in Miami, Florida (FL) is looking for a Business Analyst / Project Manager. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company REQUIREMENTS: Experience in leading business process re-engineering efforts for at least 3 medium-to-large software projects Minimum of 3 years of Project Management experience; understanding the business need, defining and...
RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a Junior Business Analyst for their Deerfield, Beach, Fl location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. REQUIREMENTS: Requirements gathering Documentation experience College Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Business 1 to 2 years of experience...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a WorkDay- Business Systems Analyst III for their Rockaway, NJ location. Job Scope: This role oversees cross-functional teams tasked with solving business issues which require a technical solution providing subject matter expertise with regards to system functionality and capabilities for stakeholders. Job Duties: Participates in strategic meetings to review...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a CRM Business Analyst / SQL - SSRS in Los Angeles, California (CA). The Business Analyst will strategically design and implement processes as part of a CRM system conversion ensuring the processes and data integrate well with internal systems. This includes creating workflow processes, designing data schemas, building the look and feel of internal forms, pe...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst for a top firm in San Diego, CA. This is currently a temporary position with the company. This position is required to: Provide business/functional analysis on projects Independently lead requirements gathering Perform analysis on production requirements and deliverables, including, Specifications, RTM and colla...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Business Continuity Analyst for their Waukegan, IL location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. This position is required to/ responsible for: Support the implementation of strategies to facilitate Client IT BCP initiatives that cross IT functional areas in support of Client business priorities Provide input in developi...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Business Continuity (BC) Analyst in Waukegan, IL. Primary Job Function: Support the implementation of strategies to facilitate IT BCP initiatives that cross IT functional areas in support of business priorities Provide input in developing IT BC Governance criteria. Support the implementation of IT BC governance criteria. Advocate for use of good BC practic...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce is hiring a Business/Data Analyst for an opening with a Fortune 500 partner in Charlotte, NC. This role will be utilizing SQL skills to analyze large data sets. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Requirements: Strong computer skills (complete facility with Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint) Strong SQL skills including ability to write raw...
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Required Skills •Collaborates with P&L, PC, IT and SWB CPQ Americas teams to finalize requirements and translate into new SWB platform capabilities •Analyze P&L product, pricing & description data to identify design gaps or risks. •Work with key stakeholders to agree on issue resolution & closure. •Collaborate and support the integration needs among upstream system such as PDM, GPM and downstream...
Required Skills • Advanced Business Analysis • Technical Requirements Analysis • Agile experience is needed • Salesforce or similar CRM implementation Project background DESCRIPTION Job Title: Business Analyst Job Location: Charlotte, NC Duration: 7 Months with high Possibility of Extension Industry Experience: Need background of Cable/ Telecommunication industry Project Description: Primary Skill...
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Business Analyst Jobs in San Diego, CA Parker & Lynch has a direct hire Business Analyst job opportunity in the Central County area of San Diego, CA. You will have 3-5 years of experience as a Business Analyst, and will be responsible for the maintenance and accuracy of the company’s dashboards. The salary range for this position is $60K-$75K annually. Business Analyst job responsibilities include...
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Business Systems Analyst

Salaries

$45,000.00 - $108,000.00
Typical Salary for Business Systems Analyst
(1471 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
53.8%
Master's
24%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.2%
Associates
7%
(1044 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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