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Senior Business Analyst Resume



To excel at the position of business data analyst by assisting the organization in planning development strategies based on accurate data analysis and interpretations.


  • Over 6 years of experience in projects, analytics and reporting.
  • Excellent report making abilities with accurate detailing in form of analysis methods, interpretations, conclusions and suggestions.
  • Expertise with analytical reporting using advanced Excel features like vlookup, pivot tables and charts
  • Experience in writing database scripts to perform queries and build tables and procedures.
  • Possess vast experience in project management and business analysis.
  • Skilled at using work related analytical tools, applications and software.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and presentation skills.
  • Exceptional flexibility with the ability to work independently and as a team


Microsoft Office tools: Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word, Lotus Notes, SharePoint, SAP related to CRM, SQL Server , Visual Basic and Oracle.


Confidential, Ashburn, Virginia Senior Business Analyst 07/2010 – Present

  • Advanced level Business Analyst duties
  • Subject Matter Expert on over 6 financial projects worth over $80 million within the last 18 months and advised Department heads and Project Managers on analysis, progress and reviews of the projects.
  • Budgeting, execution and forecasting of projects
  • Create and deliver presentations on over 15 projects to stakeholders to inform on the process and progress of said projects through the use of careful research, analysis, charts and summaries
  • Performing internal and competitor benchmarking analysis and identifying savings opportunities and/or possible product/service enhancements
  • Provide the source of performance evaluation by preparing charts, summaries and narratives
  • Establish and maintain continuous liaison with program managers, national and international clients to ensure project fulfillment
  • Collaborate with SMEs of various departments, project managers, external resources where necessary to achieve project goals ad fulfill project timelines
  • Produce project milestone charts to track progress and develop contingency plans for schedule set-backs
  • Develop and recommend alternate and/or remedial action when necessary

Confidential, Owings Mills, MD Business Analyst 03/2009 – 06/2010

  • Provided managerial support within the IT department.
  • Prepare analysis reports and be responsible to answer any queries, complaints or suggestion in this regard.
  • Collected and Interpreted data from databases: Oracle, SQL server, Access, and made comparisons with the planned activities. Checked for deviations or alterations and resolved discrepancies.
  • Collected data in form of reports from different departments of the organization and compiled them together to prepare a summarized report.
  • Prepared quarterly and annual budgets, expense analysis and interpretation.
  • Interpret the terms and conditions of the contract and present them in easy-to-understand language for the recipients.
  • Ensured completion of deliverables; track milestones and time lines of assigned projects.
  • Maintained integrity while managing data of procuring, analyzing, interpreting, processing and storage.

Confidential, Owings Mills, MD Senior Quality Assurance Analyst 04/2008- 03/2009

  • Recommended program improvements and corrections to developers
  • Developed and maintained test plans, manual and automated test scripts for user interface, functionality, system and "ad-hoc testing"
  • Executed regression, functional and data tests with each maintenance release in each assigned area. .
  • Updated regression test cases with each product enhancement.
  • Documented quality assurance practices
  • Reported, tracked and determined priority of reported bugs
  • Produced metrics for projects as required by Project Management and/ or QA Management.

Confidential, Owings Mills, MD Finance and Reporting Analyst 02/2007- 04/2008

  • Ran queries on database, periodically, to retrieve data for analysis and reporting.
  • Developed scripts to build tables and modify columns where necessary to update and modify database.
  • Performed data compiling, mining and analysis required to evaluate given data
  • Created reports based on data mining activities and presented conclusions.
  • Observed market behavior and forecast the trends in market. Made judgment about organization's suitability to survive in predicted market environment.
  • Conducted ad-hoc financial analysis, models, and reports upon request using Excel.
  • Developed forecasting models on credit risk based on historical data from mining activities.
  • Developed, collected and effectively documented business requirements on assigned projects.

Confidential, Baltimore, MD Fraud Analyst 03/2005 – 01/2007

  • Developed and implemented a range of analytics to support transaction and fraud trend analysis
  • Worked with fraud transaction monitoring systems and rules to mitigate the risk of fraud losses.
  • Identified new fraud patterns and recommended new controls and improved monitoring.
  • Developed the initiation of strategy recommendations.
  • Supported and managed the Fraud Analytics tools.
  • Developed and refined procedures on an ongoing basis.

      Bachelor of Science

      AA Degree – General Studies

      • Member of Honors Society
      • Multiple accolades from Management, Peers and Clients.
      • Second Quarter Silver Star Award Winner, Visa International, 2006 and 2009
      • Graduated Associates Degree
      • Dean’s Award Spring and Fall 2009 and Spring, Summer and Fall 2010

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