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You might hire a systems analyst to:

  • Examine your company’s technological applications for necessary troubleshooting, upgrading, and maintenance
  • Launch effective software solutions that improve general workflow and productivity

  • Collaborate with developers, programmers, and quality assurance specialists to ensure that IT systems are up to date

  • Communicate system changes to company employees with clarity and support

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Expert understanding of hardware and software systems
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in computer science or information science
Familiarity with SQL, Python, and other relevant coding languages
Professional certification
Experience in testing, improving, and installing systems
Strong analytical skills