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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TalentBid IT is a niche recruiting company focused on ERP and related IT contract roles. Our direct client is looking for a Business Systems Analyst in Wichita, KS. You can find more information below. General Description: Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems, process, and needs; is the liaison between the business and IT Elicits and documents business requirements, aiding in the cons...
Senior Oracle Financials Business Analyst Job Summary: This position provides the primary bridge between business strategy and systems solution delivery, concentrating in the financial (accounting, financial planning and analysis, treasury, etc…) business functions supported by Oracle EBS, Business Intelligence and other third-party applications. The Senior Business Analyst gains an understanding...
Our customer located in Goodyear, Arizona,is a world renowned Healthcare Provider that offers leading edge technologies combined with natural therapies to help their patients fight their disease and maintain their quality of life. They are looking for a long-term Contractor or Contract-to-Hire CRM Business Analyst to Document, Design, Test and Support Microsoft Dynamics CRM applications. The right...
Senior Business Analyst Our client in the Alpharetta area has a great permanent opportunity available for a Business Analyst with a client-facing/consulting background and strong SDLC knowledge. In this role, you will be responsible for gathering client requirements, managing client relationships, as well as integrating the company’s solution. This company offers challenging project opportunities,...
Senior Business Analyst Our client in the Alpharetta area has an opening for a technical Business Analyst to join their software development team. Qualified candidates will have experience documenting requirements for a commercial software product. You will be the driving force in building their next generation of software products and creating solutions that transform the business while working w...
IT Business Analyst We are working with a household name client in the Smyrna area to find a qualified Business Analyst. Competitive pay and full benefits! We are looking for an IT Business Analyst that has excellent relationship-building skills. This is a role where you will be a key part of a team that is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing custom software solutions to meet t...
Senior Business Analyst Professional Services Company searching for an intelligent Business Analyst that will take ownership of business case development, business process projects, and ROI studies! Individuals with Development backgrounds preferred. This permanent opportunity is with a company that provides software solutions and professional services for several of the country’s largest companie...
Business Systems Analyst Our client in the Alpharetta area has an opening for a Business Systems Analyst to join their team. This is a permanent opportunity, with full-benefits. This Business Systems Analyst will own incoming tickets for clients that are having technical issues. You will be responsible for owning the issue from inception to resolution. Strong SQL skills are vital as you will need...
Business Systems Analyst – Systems Analyst – SQL Developer Business Systems Analyst – Systems Analyst – SQL Developer Just Outside Boston, MA Salary up to $70K - $75K DOE Business Systems Analyst – Systems Analyst – SQL Developer We are looking a business systems analyst. Our business Systems Analyst should have 3+ years of experience. Our Business systems analyst should have experience with SQL....
About Chase: Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.3 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries We serve more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,600 bank branches, 18,700 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices and online and mobile banking as wel...
The corporate headquarters of a highly esteemed company is seeking a qualified Financial Analyst to join their finance organization. The area of focus for this role will be within sales channel and will gain exposure to business operations. An established Financial Analyst will accomplish the daily review of high volume, high visibility transactions, and perform key testing and controls as well as...
Mount Laurel, 08054
Business Analyst Mt. Laurel, NJ Onsite: yes Remote: No 6+ Month Project Summary: The main function of a business analyst is to analyze business and all other data processing problems for application to electronic data processing systems. A typical business analyst is responsible for analyzing user requirements, procedures and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer sys...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply SAP Business Analyst Columbus, OH Unspecified Apply Apply SAP Business Analyst Columbus, OH Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a SAP Business Analyst with experience, please read on! We are an international company looking for an SAP Business Analyst to support our on-going projects. We are looking for...
Reporting to the Manager, Customer Service, Sales & Support within Corporate Information Management, the Senior Business Systems Analyst is responsible for providing business analysis for large, complex operational or systems projects. This position will represent Sales and Customer Service on cross-functional corporate and strategic technology initiatives and will require an in-depth knowledge of...
Job Description: This BUSINESS ANALYST Position Features: ? Great Pay to $41K Immediate need for business analyst seeking: Ideal candidate will be someone that has data analysis in their past experience. Has a gregarious personality and can drive process and improvements with the field and also their peers. Ideal candidate should be someone that is promotable and can grow into a leadership role in...
This position will directly report to the VP of Sales with a strong dotted line to the VP of Finance and VP of Merchandising ST/DM Analyst – On-going review of customer profitability in the street and program street segments. This encompasses analyses from the P&L Scorecard to the customer level to the product level. Analyses results will be communicated to VP of Sales, VP of Merchandising and/or...
We are seeking a Business Analyst/Tech Writer for our Direct Client. Location: Denver, CO Duration: 3-5 Months The client is seeking a Business Analyst who will also be involved with Technical Writing and some Change Managements functions (primarily internal communication, training materials, etc.) Responsibilities: · * Interview team members to gather business requirements and analyze this inform...
Financial / Business Analyst with JD Edwards / JDE Our client is a Fortune 500 company with a global presence and is looking for a full time, direct hire, JD Edwards Financials Business Analyst. This industry leader was named the most admired company for its industry for 3 consecutive years by Fortune Magazine. Benefits include 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plans, Retiree Health Plans, Personal In...
IT Business Analyst with ERP Experience and Collaboration Technologies Come work in beautiful upstate NY, in the Elmira area, as an IT Business Analyst and enjoy all this area has to offer! Our fortune 500 client is looking for an IT BA for a 6 month contract. Location: Elmira area, NY Duration: 6 months+ Start: August 2014 The IT Business Analyst Team works on projects related to enterprise busin...
This is an opportunity for a passionate, business-minded, results-oriented technologist to energize their career at one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in the world. As a Lead Business Analyst, you will play a key role in providing a competitive advantage in the marketplace. You will work with, and lead a team of, skilled individuals in a multi-terabyte data environment assessing,...
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Business Systems Analyst

Salaries

$45,000.00 - $108,000.00
Typical Salary for Business Systems Analyst
(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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