Search SEARCH

Is Business Analyst similar to Systems Analyst?

I am being put forward for a 'Business Analyst /Data Analyst role'. I need to rejig my cv (or bits of it) to fit the Business Analyst terminology and buzz words. I think of myself as an analyst programmer, and my cv is written along those lines. But my roles have always included systems analysis - and Wikipedia says that systems analyst is an alternative title for the business analyst role. What are appropriate phrases -or buzzwords- for a Business Analyst cv -that a systems analyst might use?

Asked By: Tertia - 5/11/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Hello... More
Answered By: DayDreamer - 5/11/2009
Additional Answers (3)
A business analyst has more to do with sales, how the business is ran, the back office of the organization. Systems Analyst has more to do with software and IT. They are completely different. The keywords are going to depend on the company that you work for. Your best bet would be to google "business analyst" "your... More
Source(s):
Answered By: shannon.powell - 5/11/2009
 
Two different but related functions in a business... More
Source(s):
Answered By: irmcallister - 5/12/2009
 
They are not the same Systems Analyst require IT background Business Analyst require Business economic management background
Source(s):
Answered By: Schatz_biru - 5/12/2009
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
www.HiringLocally.com
Earn residual on products and services customers uses daily at home.
www.5linx.net/L657968

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-310
eTrustLogo