Work Nature

  • The vast majority of business analyst roles as they exist today deal specifically with software projects.
  • Business change and software implementations tend to go hand-in-hand. Even so, some roles focus more on aligning the business team around the scope of a solution, and some focus more on detailed requirements for the technical team to implement.
  • Understanding the needs of multiple stakeholders.
  • Facilitating the negotiation of requirements amongst multiple stakeholders.
  • Identifying the current- and future-state business processes.
  • Helping the business stakeholders envision the future and how their work will need to change to support the future.
  • Creating, analyzing, and validating detailed functional specifications.
  • Facilitating design sessions with the implementation team to define the solution.
  • Delivering elements of systems design, including data migration rules, business rules, wireframes, or other detailed deliverables. 

Key Skills

  • Java/J2EE
  • Project Management
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • IT Security & Infrastructure
  • Internet Information Server (IIS)
  • Network Management / Administration

Occupations

  • Budget Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Management Analyst
  • Marketing Research Executive
  • Operations Research Analysts
  • Project Manager
  • Sustainability Specialist

Career Analysis

1 Fees
High
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
High
4 Level Of Preparation
High

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