Information Technology (IT) Analyst

Information technology (IT) analysts support the analytical needs of a business through the analysis of system data and summary reports. Their collections and reports contribute to decision making for improvements for their specialty area.

What Responsibilities Will I Have?

  • Collect and analyze data to enable decision making and process improvement
  • Review moderately complex data and generalize trends
  • Develop conclusions and summarize the data and its trends
  • Collaborate with customers to validate conclusions and report a summary of the findings
  • Design and prepare various reports, charts and graphs to show trends
  • Seek opportunities for the IT department and improvements that can benefit the specialized area
  • Lead projects to deliver new information and technology
  • Find and act on replication opportunities between sites and functions
  • Leverage knowledge of the business and IT portfolio to provide input
  • Influence changes to IT standards to meet evolving needs

Recommended High School Courses:

  • agricultural education
  • business
  • advanced mathematics
  • computer skills

Education/Training Required:

A bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science or a related field is required.

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