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New Post 5/10/2009 9:14 PM
User is offline Jason
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Application Systems Analyst? 

Hello,

New to the site and think all the information here is great. I currently perform another job function but do some analyst duties and am interested in changing jobs and focusing more in this area. I came across a job titled "Application Systems Analyst" but there seems to be very little information about this specific job title. Where does this role/title fit in with the other various "analyst" roles? I can make an educated guess but wondered what folks here thought about it.

I found an image on this site that showed the various analyst roles and how they overlap, where do you think this role would find itself? (http://www.modernanalyst.com/Portals/0/images/Roles%202.jpg)

Thanks

Jason

 
New Post 5/10/2009 10:36 PM
User is offline Adrian M.
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Re: Application Systems Analyst? 

Hi Jason,

Unfortunately the same time can mean different things depending on the organization and even groups within the same organization.

Putting that aside, I would say that the "Application Systems Analyst" is a mix of IT Business Analyst and Systems Analysts.  It is probably what most folks refer to as a "Business Systems Analyst".  Take a look at this page for a description around the image you mentioned:

Business Analyst Roles

Hope this helps!

- Adrian


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