CBS Corporation Associate Business Analyst in New York, New York

Associate Business Analyst

REF#: 28066


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world´s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand - "The Eye" -one of the most recognized in business. The Company´s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS´s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.


The Associate Business Analyst is an entry-level position that will be responsible for defining, analyzing and documenting user requirements, procedures, and problems. The ideal candidate will have a background in information technology, preferably in the Media & Entertainment space.

In this position, you will assist in documenting, testing and implementing applications, both custom and package to a diverse set of users. This position requires good listening and writing skills, as a majority of the time will be devoted to writing requirements driven by interviews from a more senior team lead. Candidates must be self-motivated, capable of multitasking, and have a passion for intuitive technology products.


  • Solicit client requirements through interviews, workshops and/or existing systems documentation or procedures.

  • Evaluate business requirements for applications and systems integration and service activation, while delivering new or modified software systems enhancements and/or integration solutions.

  • Participate in the definition, testing, training, implementation and support of system requirements.

  • Identify customer requirements, and perform testing.

  • Alert manager to potential risks and issues of importance.

  • Uncover client requirements via industry standard analysis techniques such as Data Flow and Object Modeling, Case Analysis, Workflow Analysis, and Functional Decomposition Analysis

  • Provide UI mock-ups.

  • Provide user documentation for the system.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required.

  • 1 year of experience is preferred as follows:

  • Documented experience with methodology and process related to Business Analysis.

  • Excellent analytical, communication (both verbal and written.

  • Innovative thinking.

  • Good understanding of technology.

  • Experience in the Media industry is a plus.


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