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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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Position Description AmLaw 200 law firm is seeking a full-time experienced business development professional to serve as a Business Intelligence Analyst firm wide. Will be responsible for developing and executing business development and marketing strategies for the Litigation department. The occupant of this position reports to the Chief Business Development and Marketing Officer. The position ca...
We challenge you to join Philips Healthcare as a Business Analyst where you will be responsible for developing and maintaining advanced reporting, analytics, dashboards and other BI solutions for the for our North America Customer Services business. Responsibilities Business & Data Analytics, Business Intelligence Reporting: · Develop and maintain advanced reporting, analytics, dashboards and othe...
PROJECT: We need a basic-level Business Analyst to support a project in the Asset Control area. The project involves identifying all the bank’s Generic IDs (IDs not attached to a specific person, but used for automatic program-to-program interactions) and identifying all who is responsible the activity of each ID. This position will work with data related to thousands of IDs. This BA will interact...
PLEASE APPLY HERE Enaxis is a boutique management consulting firm operating as the trusted adviser to the energy IT executive. For our clients, we excel at managing projects and programs for: acquisitions or divestures outsourcing advisory work IT strategy development and execution (where strategy meets execution) Infrastructure technology changes (where business meets t...
About the Company: We specialize in marketing clinically-proven skincare products with a unique business model that empowers people to become their own bosses and potentially earn substantial incomes with their growing organizations. With triple digit growth in revenues and consultants, groundbreaking product introductions and industry recognition, we are a fun, fast-paced and exciting company in...
Position Summary Ellie Mae business analysts are responsible for the success of Ellie Mae mortgage automation software products from inception through development and release, continuing with ongoing maintenance and enhancement. Business Analysts proactively work with customers and prospects to incorporate product feedback with their in-depth knowledge of changing mortgage industry and technology...
Inovalon, Inc is seeking a proactive and multi-tasking Senior Business Analyst to join our growing organization and support the IT Program Management Office. Responsibilities: Participate in projects and lead medium sized projects related to product and software development, project planning activities, document project plans and adhere to timelines; Capture and integrate business needs from multi...
This position is being recruited on by ManpowerGroup Solutions RPO for Seagate Technology. Click URL to apply directly: Shape the future of digital storage At Seagate Technology, you’ll join a worldwide team of talented people collaborating to redefine what digital storage is and what it can be. Seagate leads the industry in resear...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a PLM Business Analyst to work on site in the Waterbury, VT facility and occasional travel to Burlington, MA. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. REQUIREMENTS: Help coordinate PLM team member meeting and facilitate discussion around business process within PLM system use (capture critical point in documents and other docum...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce is looking to hire a Junior Level Business Analyst to focus on Ecommerce projects for a successful and growing corporate client in Allegan, MI. This contracting position has good potential to extend, or turn into a permanent hire role for the right candidate. Job Scope: The focus of the work is related to supporting Ecommerce systems including - requirements gathering, gap...
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...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our Seattle, WA client is looking for a Contract-to-hire Sr. Healthcare Business Systems Analyst to fill in the gap as they have recently lost one full time team member and they want to continue to support the many projects in the works. This person needs to have good overall Healthcare background and also has a mid Level type PM background who can lead small to mid size projects...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client in Hartford, CT is seeking a self-motivated Senior Business Analyst. The Senior Business Analyst will work in a team environment analyzing business problems, devising solutions, creating supporting documents, and coordinating application development work with the overall goal of ensuring that the systems deliver the functionality that both our internal and external cus...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client in Hartford, CT is seeking a Business Systems Analyst to perform as the subject matter expert of the data warehouse/data mart system(s) assigned, including data integration, and data access design and functionality. Job Scope: The Systems Analyst works collaboratively with the business analysts and technical teams to provide guidance on best practices, data analysis an...
As one of America's finest universities, UCLA has a tradition of advancing higher education and the common good through excellence in scholarship, research and public service. UCLA is California's largest university and a model for public institutions of higher education. Academic excellence, faculty distinction and a comprehensive curriculum are hallmarks of the UCLA experience. The university is...
Judge Healthcare is actively seeking a Business Analyst for a premier healthcare client in the Louisville, KY area. This Business Analyst-Digital Marketing Communications Consultant is part of the Interactive Team and is responsible for the digital strategy, implementation and cross-functional integration for Humana segment’s online videos and webinars. You will be asked to: • Provide strategic th...
TrueBridge Resources ranked among the fastest-growing staffing firms in the U.S. for 2013 and 2014 by Staffing Industry Analyst We work with clients to fill Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire opportunities within Information Technology, Accounting & Finance, Marketing and Human Resources. We're passionate about staffing. We are looking for experienced Business Analyst Consultants to work...
Wouldn’t it be nice to work for a company where the mission makes sense, the salaries are competitive, the company listens to the needs of the employees and the office is professional yet the dress is casual? Access Management Services is a health care services and support company serving Colorado Access and its subsidiaries. Colorado Access is a nonprofit health plan supporting the medical, behav...
SR. BUSINESS ANALYST * Experis is seeking a skilled Sr. Business Analyst for our client in Cincinnati, Ohio * Our client is seeking a solid Sr. Business Analyst who has strong leadership skills to work in a complex environment. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - The BA will be responsible for requirements development and requirements management in accordance to Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) bes...
Jr. Business Analyst Irving TX Your skills are needed just about anywhere. But is it where you want to go? Imagine working for one of the nations most respected companies. Whether you are pursuing a contract or permanent placement, Experis knows how and where to get you where you want to go. To support lead IT BA on major programs. Focus will be on payment applications. The Business Analyst role i...
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