Starting a new career can be challenging.

But it also offers new opportunities.


There is new knowledge to gain, new skills and competencies to develop and new groups of stakeholders to engage and work with as a new Business Analysis professional. IIBA® will provide you with the tools and resources you need to succeed. Join IIBA today and let us start helping you manage and grow your new BA  career. 

Starting Your BA Career
Business analysis job titles and responsibilities can vary by organizations and industries. As a junior BA your role will help support your organization to run more efficiently to deliver better business outcomes.

Entry level jobs are a good time to explore areas of interest to you and focus on developing the skills that will help you progress in your career. 
Some entry level roles include: 

Jr Business Systems Analyst

Jr Salesforce Business Analyst

Jr Product Owner

Business Process Analyst

Jr Technical Business/Data Analyst

UI/UX Designer

Financial Business Analyst

Jr Business Transformation Architect

JR QA Analyst

Clinical Business Analyst

Jr Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Systems Analyst

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Employers generally look for candidates with an undergraduate degree or higher education. You can stand out from the crowd with an IIBA certificate.
  • The Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA) provides foundational knowledge for individuals entering the field of business analysis. The online competency-based exam tests your knowledge of business analysis aligned with A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide).
Recommended Reading
Want to know more about the role of a junior BA and the skills you need? This article from CIO talks about an entry level role in the technology field. With big data and artificial intelligence advances this is a great area to explore. Read article
Learn some of the key concepts and techniques found in the BABOK® Guide in the IIBA Global Business Analysis Core Standard, a free reference that introduces the fundamental knowledge you need to know as a new BA professional. Download your copy

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