System Designer

Computer System Analyst

Business Analyst

Minimum B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc

Freshers or up to 2 years of work experience in IT-ITeS industry

The tasks a System Analyst is expected to perform include:

Analyzing user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate processing, develop new system or to improve existing computer system

Writing technical report, memoranda, and instructional manuals to document programme development

Upgrading systems and correcting errors to maintain system after implementation

Proficient in analyzing current operational procedures and identifying problems by way of interacting with organization personnel

Knowledge of specific input and output requirements, such as forms of data input, how to summarize data, and formats for reports

Adept in writing detailed description of user needs, programme functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programme

Well-versed in reviewing computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations to determine whether the requested programme or programme change is possible within existing system

Proficient in developing new systems to improve production or workflow as required

Adept in preparing workflow charts and diagrams to specify in detail operations to be performed by equipment and computer programmes, and by personnel in system

Well-versed in development of new information systems to meet current and projected needs

Proficient in upgrading systems and correcting errors to maintain system

Knowledge of resolving work problems related to flow charts, project specifications or programming

Adept in directing and co ordinating work of others to develop, test, install, and modify programmes

Knowledge of current technical development in IT industry

Knowledge of preparing time and cost estimates for the project

Will be updated

Logical thinking

Good listener


Creative thinking


Good mathematic skills

Good communication skills

Problem solving skills

Effective writing skills

Hardworking and persistent

Time management skills

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 9/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Shift system may predominantly not be available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL),One Arm (OA),Both Leg(BL),Low Vision (LV) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Health risks include long hours of working, stress, extensive use of computer, sitting for long hours, etc.

Occupational hazards include shoulder back pain, neck pain, fatigue, eyestrain, headache, risk of metabolic syndrome, heart diseases, etc.

For freshers INR 20,000 to INR 25,000 per month

For candidates with 1/2yearsofexperience-INR25,000 to INR 35,000 per month

For candidates withover2years' experience-INR35,000 to INR 50,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of IT-ITeS Sector in India

The IT-ITeS industry has been fuelling India?s growth story. In addition to contributing to the country?s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and exports, the industry has played a big role in influencing the socio-economic parameters across the country. The industry has helped provide employment and a good standard of living to millions. The IT-ITeS industry has almost doubled in terms of revenue and contribution to India?s GDP over the last six years (2008-2013). Export account for over 70% and domestic market account for 21% of the Industry revenue.

India?s acceptance as a preferred offshoring destination in the world is one of the main reason for the growth of export in Indian IT and ITeS Industry. Again with the increasing spending by Indian companies on IT and ITeS services, domestic market will be a major area of growth in the future and it is expected to grow at 8% in the near term.

The major segments of the Industry are IT Services, BPO, and Engineering Services, R&D, and Products. Software products form the fastest growing segment of the global IT industry, with the software spends forecast to grow from USD 294 billion in FY 2008 to USD 537 billion in 2015. Over the same period, the addressable market for Indian software product businesses is estimated to reach USD 290 to 315 billion. The next decade will play a crucial role in bringing about disruptive growth for the Indian Software Products segment, and the annual revenue aggregate of this segment is forecast to grow from USD 1.4 billion in FY2008 to USD 9.5 to 12 billion by FY2015. Over the past 3 years, the annual revenue aggregate of Indian software product businesses has grown at a CAGR of 44%.

The growth is likely to be in the areas of Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Management (ERM), Storage, Security, BFSI, Telecom, Healthcare, Retail, Search Engine Marketing, Mobile Applications, Social Networking, and Online Gaming.

In the IT Exports segment, a large portion of the workforce is currently engineers and MCAs over 80%. The proportion of graduates of science and other streams engaged in software development is expected to show significant increase from about 5% to 10% currently to about 15% to 20%.

Based on the trends witnessed in productivity and the likely growth potential of the IT and ITeS industry, it is expected that the industry would result in an incremental employment of about 7.5 million persons directly by 2022.. As the industry grows, so will the job opportunities for professionals such as System Analyst.

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