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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Liberty Mutual Insurance Boston, MA
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Business Title: Business Analyst, International Executive Services Business Analyst Requisition Number: 45512 Function: Tax Services Area of Interest: Tax Technology Services, International Executive Services State: NJ City: Montvale Description: When you choose KPMG as the place to build your career in tax, you can really add value. KPMG's tax partners and professionals pride themselves on u...
Capgemini Financial Services Atlanta, GA
About Capgemini With more than 130,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2013 global revenues of EUR 10.1 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultura...
Business Analyst/Junior Business Analyst - Cardiff - 6 Month Contract - £220 per day - Business Analyst/As-Is/To-Be/Requirements/CRM/UX Business Analyst/Junior Business Analyst required for a 6 month contract in Cardiff. My trusted client, an internationally renowned and well respected organisation with offices spanning the globe urgently require a Business Analyst/Junior Business Analyst for a ...
Capgemini Financial Services Atlanta, GA
Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working - the Collaborative Business Experience - and through a global delivery model called ...
Cognizant Technology Solutions Woodland Hills, CA, 91367
SDFC Business Analyst – Salesforce.com Business Analyst This role will be leveraged to architect and deliver large SFDC Cloud Transformation and application modernization programs across multiple clients. We currently need this role across multiple client needs. Job Roles / Responsibilities: Function as Salesforce.com (SFDC) Business Analyst: Assists in business process and capability workshop...
JD EDWARDS BUSINESS ANALYST Exceeding your Expectations! Island Hospitality is a leader in the hospitality industry. Currently, we are seeking a business-minded, analytical individual to fill the position of JD EdwardsBusiness Analyst. The qualified individual must be able to work closely with end users and understand both the technical and business side of the issue at hand. Responsibilities: ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
Use Your Experience To Help Businesses Grow! This position will analyze the data gathered through Global Resources' Business Survey and consult with individual clients and recommend services that would benefit their business. Global Resources, LLC is the largest full-service business development firm serving small to mid-sized businesses throughout the US. Through the coordinated efforts of our ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Business Analyst in Miami, Florida (FL). Principal Accountabilities: Determine and document product requirement, including customers' business need for product and/or enhancement Work with Sales and Project Management to identify and investigate 3rd party partnerships or integration Work with customer subject matter experts to elicit business re...
Business Analyst - Facilities Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We'...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join their team in Milwaukee, WI for at least a 6 month contract. Accountabilities: Identify and analyze business problems and define the scope of activities required to address the issues, including requirement definition, process review, impact assessment and operational streamlining where appropriate Be involved in a...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Lead Business Analyst to join their team in San Ramon, CA. REQUIREMENTS: Experience as a lead Business Analyst preferred Extract business requirements and turn them into FRD's Any CRM experience (Microsoft dynamics - not required) Independently drive business requirements and process...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Business Analyst to join their team in Des Moines, IA for a long term contract role that could flip to full time in the future for an Analyst that works well multi-tasking. This is not a lead role as this candidate will be working with the lead BA and SME on projects with the opportunity to lead projects in the future. The main project that this rol...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Requirements Analyst with Agile experience to join their team in Des Moines, IA. Responsibilities: Requirements gathering Facilitation of requirements meetings / JAD sessions Story card/requirements writing User acceptance test criteria, sometimes assisting with testing REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years as a Business Analyst Story Card Writing - 3+ yea...

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Business Systems Analyst

Salaries

$45,000.00 - $108,000.00
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(1471 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
53.8%
Master's
24%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.2%
Associates
7%
(1044 Respondents)
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