Forums for the Business Analyst

 
  Modern Analyst Forums  Business and Sy...  Agile Analysis ...  SAP (OR ANY ERP SOFTWARE)
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
New Post 1/12/2012 12:32 PM
User is offline DATAfiend
7 posts
10th Level Poster


SAP (OR ANY ERP SOFTWARE) 

Do any BA's out there have roles as Project Manager's or Implementation specialists? I'm from the PM background but am looking to get into the BA role and just trying to grasp what skills of mine will crossover and what skills won't.

Do BA's work in this role as a consultant for ERP software implementation for company's? Am I grasping at straws here?

Thanks and I love this forum.

 
New Post 1/14/2012 5:30 AM
User is offline chetan_s2
11 posts
10th Level Poster


Re: SAP (OR ANY ERP SOFTWARE) 

 Hi ,

 

Yes tge BA can be into implementation if he has Technical background.

P.S--What is the job description of CONSULTANT in your company. Different companies have different names assigned to the profile but they work as BA

 
New Post 1/14/2012 5:46 AM
User is offline Jarett Hailes
155 posts
6th Level Poster




Re: SAP (OR ANY ERP SOFTWARE) 

Hi DataFriend,

Yes I know of individuals who have become BAs from either role. Many PM skills cross over, in particular planning for activities and soft skills for elicitation and people management.

There are usually BAs on ERP implementations - I've never seen an ERP be deployed out of the box. Getting the requirements to customize the solution is pretty typical.

 
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
  Modern Analyst Forums  Business and Sy...  Agile Analysis ...  SAP (OR ANY ERP SOFTWARE)

Community Blog - Latest Posts

Praveen Udupa
Praveen Udupa
In my previous blog post titled "All requirements are important!", I reasoned that stakeholders only appear to be uncooperative in the prioritization process. In reality, they are unable to prioritize requirements because they cannot see one requirement more or less important than the other. I urged you to ponder whether ...
2 Responses
Praveen Udupa
Praveen Udupa
This is in continuation of my earlier post on Business Requirement. If you have not read that post, I recommend you take a few minutes to study that first before continuing with this post. In this post, let's discuss Stakeholder Requirement. Some people refer to this as User Requirement, but BABOK's nomenclature is Stakeholder Requi...
0 Responses
Praveen Udupa
Praveen Udupa
Yes, yes...you are right. This is an elephant.  Well, no. This post is not about the elephant. The elephant is used only for symbolism.  And you are right...there are a lot of other similar posts out there. This is my take on this topic. It is different from others. So, what does the elephant stand for? T...
0 Responses




Latest Articles

Beyond Requirements Development
May 23, 2016
1 Comments
So you’ve developed a set of requirements for some portion of your next systems development project. Now what? Experienced project managers and ...
Featured Digital Library Resources 
Copyright 2006-2015 by Modern Analyst Media LLC