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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Junior Business Analyst 3-6 months, plus options for extension Broward County, FL We are seeking recent college graduates or candidates with 1-2 years of experience working in IT, ideally in an application support, testing, or documentation capacity. You will have the opportunity to work alongside and be mentored by some of the best and brightest Sr. Business Analysts in the area. A strong desire...
Position Purpose: Responsible for documenting critical business processes that will be used as a result of relocating our technology assets to a new facility. Ensure that all documentation required to support the critical business processes is in place prior to the move. Gives the candidate a chance to be a part of a large-scale facility consolidation and relocation effort. Scope includes a move o...
Company Confidential Colorado Springs, CO, 80919
Position: Business System Analyst Location: Colorado Springs, CO Duration: 2 Years Job Description · Manager is NOT looking for candidates with 10+ years working experience. · As a Business Systems Analyst working with Client’s Advanced Routing and Contact Center (ARCC) team, you’ll provide project leadership, business judgment, and analytical insight to support strategic and tactical initiatives...
Business Analyst Requirements Gathering and Reconciliation: · Independently gather requirements (with and without use cases) through facilitated sessions and/or individual interviews with client users. · Analyze, reconcile, prioritize and document functional and non-functional requirements prior to creation of the design document. May involve guidance from more experienced Business Analysts. · Res...
AVA Consulting is seeking a Sitefinity Business Systems Sr. Analyst Location: Dallas, TX(Local Candidates Only) Visa Status: We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time. Job Summary/Description: REQUIRED SKILLS: Minimum 4 years of Sitefinity experience required Actively participated in 1 + Sitefinity Upgrades / migrations Strong Analytical skills for troubleshooting complex issues SharePo...
Liberty Mutual Insurance At Liberty Mutual Insurance, doing the right thing is essential to all that we do. Our commitment to building and sustaining a talented and diverse workforce has helped us to become a global leader in property and casualty insurance. As of December 31, 2012, Liberty Mutual Insurance had $36.9 billion in annual consolidated revenue. Our financial strength and profitability...
Quality Management Solutions (QMS), Inc. needs a Senior Business Systems Analyst – SAP. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related technical field and 5 years of relevant progressively responsible experience; foreign degree equivalent accepted. Travel to various, unanticipated worksite locations throughout the U.S. Send applications to Attn.: Michael K...
Business Overview At JP Morgan Securities (JPMS), we have been helping high net worth individuals and families build and manage their wealth for more than 50 years. Led by an exclusive group of Financial Advisors throughout the United States, JPMS offers clients a broad suite of transactional, wealth management and investment advisory services. Our Financial Advisors are among the most experienced...
Retirement Plan Specialist Business Analyst Summary The Retirement Plan Specialist, Business Analyst is responsible for intraday call center management, volume and staff forecasting, trending and analysis, and reporting solutions. This individual will help the contact center meet service level agreements with clients Major Responsibilities · Develop and maintain call volume forecasts · Process sch...
Five Star Quality Care, Inc. is a senior living and healthcare services company. Five Star owns or leases and operates 210 senior living communities located in 30 states. These communities include independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing communities. Five Star also operates five institutional pharmacies and two rehabilitation hospitals. Five Star is headquartered in Newton, Massachu...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) requires a Business Analyst to provide TPWD team members technical assistance with development of functional requirements and to identify and possibly evaluate potential software solutions to meet the needs and requirements for the State Parks Division’s Business System (SPBS). The hosted service will, in accordance with industry standard security and acc...
JACKSONVILLE, 32258
Princeton Information is seeking a Business Analyst for the following - The Business Analyst role involves understanding the business request and translating that into Business Requirements (Features), Functional Requirements and Use Cases. The BA may be invovled in the Concept portion of the process and helping the business ensure they have documented a well thought out request. Once prioritized,...
Ft Lauderdale, 33309
Princeton Information is seeking a Business Analyst for the following - Job Position : Job Description: Capacity Management Analyst - Responsible for creating a summarized Capacity plan for LATAM countries - Working with each country PMO team to develop individual cap plans - Work with Finance to align Cap Plans with Finance headcount information - Work with Planview data to align all projects to...
You will be part of a fast paced technical team working on an Oracle implementation project. You will be responsible for delivering applications to our clients internal and external customers. You will work with business stakeholders to determine technology requirements and document those requirements. You will then work with the developers, PMs and QAs to deliver the solution. You will also be re...
Princeton Information is seeking a Business Analyst for the following - AML E2E Recon is a control process ensuring all AML monitorable transactions are delivered to the AML Mantas applications. The unit reconciles transaction level data from source product processors to Mantas ingestion feeds. Transactions that are not reconciled are deemed to be breaks. There are two primary implementation proce...
Princeton Information is seeking a Senior Business Analyst / Project Manager (BA/PM) - AML Data Sourcing for the following - Strong skills and prior experience in data analysis, data quality evaluation and defining requirements for data sourcing, validation and exception alert processing. A business/data analyst with a strong level of communication and project management discipline to support and...
Job Title: Oracle Business Analyst Location: Houston(North) Salary: $60-80K plus bonus Leading North Houston company has an immediate need for an Oracle Business Analyst for a permanent position. Requirements: · Minimum of 3 years of experience working with Oracle ERP environment (11.5.10 or R12). · Must have experience with CRM, Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay. · Previous work experience within...
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Business Analyst Lead Minneapolis, MN; Grand Forks, ND Full-Time $50,000 - $95,000 Apply Apply Business Analyst Lead Minneapolis, MN; Grand Forks, ND Full-Time $50,000 - $95,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Business Analyst Project Lead with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us One of the...
DISADVANTAGED/MINORITY/WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE ANALYST www.nyc.gov/parks Assist in the development and promotion of Parks' Disadvantaged/Minority/Women Owned Business Enterprise (D/M/WBE) program. Review, track and monitor vendor waiver requests and recommend determinations. Review subcontractor approval requests to ensure D/M/WBE certification to perform work. Coordinate and attend outrea...
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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)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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