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Business Intelligence Analysts - 15-1199.08

O*NET-SOC Description

Produce financial and market intelligence by querying data repositories and generating periodic reports. Devise methods for identifying data patterns and trends in available information sources.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Manager
  • Commercial Intelligence Manager
  • Competitive Intelligence Analyst
  • Consultant, Strategic Business and Technology Intelligence
  • Director of Enterprise Strategy
  • Director of Market Intelligence
  • Director, Global Intelligence
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Manager, Market Intelligence

SOC Occupation Groups

15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations
15-1100 Computer Occupations
15-1190 Miscellaneous Computer Occupations
15-1199.00 Computer Occupations, All Other
15-1199.08 Business Intelligence Analysts

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  • Analyze competitive market strategies through analysis of related product, market, or share trends.
  • Analyze technology trends to identify markets for future product development or to improve sales of existing products.
  • Collect business intelligence data from available industry reports, public information, field reports, or purchased sources.
  • Communicate with customers, competitors, suppliers, professional organizations, or others to stay abreast of industry or business trends.
  • Conduct or coordinate tests to ensure that intelligence is consistent with defined needs.
  • Create business intelligence tools or systems, including design of related databases, spreadsheets, or outputs.
  • Create or review technical design documentation to ensure the accurate development of reporting solutions.
  • Disseminate information regarding tools, reports, or metadata enhancements.
  • Document specifications for business intelligence or information technology reports, dashboards, or other outputs.
  • Generate standard or custom reports summarizing business, financial, or economic data for review by executives, managers, clients, and other stakeholders.
  • Identify and analyze industry or geographic trends with business strategy implications.
  • Identify or monitor current and potential customers, using business intelligence tools.
  • Maintain library of model documents, templates, or other reusable knowledge assets.
  • Maintain or update business intelligence tools, databases, dashboards, systems, or methods.
  • Manage timely flow of business intelligence information to users.
  • Provide technical support for existing reports, dashboards, or other tools.
  • Synthesize current business intelligence or trend data to support recommendations for action.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze market or customer related data.
  • Collect data about customer needs.
  • Create databases to store electronic data.
  • Develop information communication procedures.
  • Document operational procedures.
  • Document technical specifications or requirements.
  • Prepare analytical reports.
  • Provide technical support for software maintenance or use.
  • Update computer database information.
  • Update knowledge about emerging industry or technology trends.

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