Forums for the Business Analyst

  Modern Analyst Forums  Careers  Getting Started  New to BA....
Previous Previous
Next Next
New Post 5/21/2015 1:07 PM
User is offline Admir Salic
1 posts
No Ranking

New to BA.... 

I also am new to this role.  I work in servicing( we buy mortgage loans from banks and service them).  I am new and to be honest confused how this role works.  Not sure what my day to day role is.  Do I find thing to improve which saves time for whomever is doing the task?  Any help would be appreciated.


Thank you

New Post 5/22/2015 8:01 PM
User is offline NitWitNick
259 posts
5th Level Poster

Re: New to BA.... 

"I am new and to be honest confused how this role works"

Do some research ...

New Post 5/23/2015 5:17 AM
User is offline vlookup
39 posts
9th Level Poster

Re: New to BA.... 

Like Nit said start reading it's really the only way to learn what the role means.  However.......  BA means a lot of different things for a lot of different companies.  I've seen BA's literally do analysis on pricing for a procurement team, looking at the delta between the forecasted price and the actual.  I've seen BA's programming full stack end to end solutions.  Then of course you have eliciting requirements from lazy business users.  

Previous Previous
Next Next
  Modern Analyst Forums  Careers  Getting Started  New to BA....

Community Blog - Latest Posts

A business analysis checklist helps you stay organized while you work through projects. It includes questions that will help you identify problems in your current processes, and suggest improvements for future projects. Understand the Problem Before you start writing code, you need to understand what problem you're solving. This means u...
I’ve heard “The End is Near!” for Business Analysts for almost 20 years.  Waterfall project management, with its need for formal requirements, is dead…a dinosaur…so 1990’s.  To be honest, that’s mostly true.  With the publishing of the Agile Manifesto in 2001 there was no need for a 2-inch-...
Business analysis is used to identify and articulate the need for change in how organizations work, and to facilitate that change. As business analysts, we identify and define the solutions that will maximize the value delivered by an organization to its stakeholders. We look for opportunities for new business models and new ways to work together. ...



Copyright 2006-2022 by Modern Analyst Media LLC