Business Systems Analyst 2 - Grade 23

Positions in this title can be hired through NY HELPS

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This title exists within Various New York State Agencies and has approximately 265 positions statewide.

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Salary Information for Business Systems Analyst Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Business Systems Analyst Trainee 1 13 $49,363 $63,169
Business Systems Analyst Trainee 2 14 $52,198 $66,634
Business Systems Analyst 1 18 $65,001 $82,656
Business Systems Analyst 2 23 $84,156 $106,454
Business Systems Analyst 3 25 $93,530 $117,875
Business Systems Analyst 4 27 $103,784 $127,830

All salary grades for trainees titles are non-statutory (NS) equated to the salary grade identified. These grade equations apply to the starting salaries in their respective salary schedule for the traineeship levels.

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Job Duties

As a Business Systems Analyst 2, you would work as a liaison between stakeholders to elicit, analyze, verify, and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies, and information systems. Duties may include: conducting general requirements elicitation activities for improvement or automation of processes or functions; researching and documenting the current or “as-is” state of the business process or function; utilizing requirement elicitation techniques such as interviews, surveys, focus groups, and document analysis; participating in the implementation of system changes and enhancements; conducting system tests using test scenarios and documenting results; training on new procedures and software and creating procedure manuals; conducting Gap analysis to compare the “as-is” and “to-be” states to identify differences which need to be addressed prior to implementation; and identifying, analyzing, and resolving issues for existing systems. You may also work independently to develop portions of the desired future or “to-be” state of those processes or functions; categorize and document requirements in a business requirements document; act as a liaison and interpreter between business and IT staff; and maintain business rules and process documentation. You would supervise Business System Analyst 1’s and/or trainees.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-618 38-289

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Mobility Options

Career mobility is not just limited to the titles in the Career Ladder, above. Additional movement may be achieved through transfers opportunities or other examinations.

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