Computer Systems Analyst

Average Salary
Degree Requirements
Associate's Degree

Are you a problem solver and critical thinker?  Computer systems analysts maybe a great fit for you.  When an organization is ready to improve productivity and efficiency, they often look to a computer systems analyst.  They use knowledge of both business and technology to recommend and implement computing solutions that may improve automation, address risk areas and faster processing.

Also known as: Applications Analyst, Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Computer Analyst, Computer Systems Analyst, Computer Systems Consultant, Information Systems Analyst, Information Technology Analyst, System Analyst
Learning Strategies
Operation Monitoring
Operations Analysis
Social Perceptiveness
Systems Analysis
Systems Evaluation
Design, test, monitor and maintain computer programs and systems
Study and organization business’ existing computer program capabilities
Collaborate and communicate between both IT and business personnel
Research and recommend IT systems and computing infrastructure
Design and customize computer program improvements
Configure hardware and software for new or customized system
Oversee installation of new systems and provide training for implementation
Coordinate shared information processes and systems across organizations
Meet Kai
"IT has a lot of changes that's always happening. You have to be very agile and be able to be flexible to change on a daily basis."

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