Business Analyst General Interview Questions
  1. Name the five basic elements' categories in BPMN.
  2. How can you say that a requirement is good or perfect?
  3. How does CATWOE help in business analysis and decision-making?
  4. Why do we use Activity diagram?
  5. What all various diagrams that a BA should have knowledge about?
  6. What is a feasibility study?
  7. How can you avoid scope creep?
  8. What is Pugh Matrix?
  9. What are the important areas in a Kano Analysis?
  10. How do you define Personas?
  11. What is Pareto Analysis?
  12. What is a requirement elicitation technique?
  13. List the business analysis process flow.
  14. What is meant by Benchmarking?
  15. What is the major difference between risk and issue?
  16. What is Risk mitigation?
  17. Name the two documents related to a use case.
  18. What does PEST stand for?
  19. What is business process modeling?
  20. Define Pair-Choice Technique.
  21. What is 8-omega?
  22. What are the initial steps involved in product development?
  23. Define use-case points.
  24. How do you analyze performance metrics?
  25. What is a misuse case?
  26. List various components of strategy analysis.
  27. What is the purpose of the Requirement Traceability Matrix?
  28. How do you define a requirement?
  29. What does BPMN stand for?
  30. What does FMEA stand for?
  31. List the core competencies of a Business Analyst
  32. What is the Kano Analysis?
  33. What is business modeling?
  34. List the importance of a flow chart.
  35. Define SaaS.
  36. What are project deliverables?
  37. What are the types of gaps that can occur during a Gap Analysis?
  38. Define BCG Matrix.
  39. What is Risk avoidance?
  40. What is BRD?
  41. What are the different tools used in Business Analytics?
  42. What do you mean by critical path analysis?
  43. Define BPMN Gateway
  44. How many types of an actor can be depicted in a use-case?
  45. What is a 100-point method?
  46. What do you know about GAP Analysis?
  47. What is meant by scope creep?
  48. What does SQUARE stand for?
  49. Tell us the difference between an alternate flow and an exception flow of a use case?
  50. Define the Use Case Model.
  51. When do you need to use the Kano analysis?
  52. What is the basic difference between a requirement and need from a business analysis perspective?
Business Analyst Software Development Interview Questions
  1. What is the use of UML?
  2. What is RAD methodology?
  3. What Is OOAD?
  4. Define Agile.
  5. What does JAD stand for?
  6. Name important agile metrics which should be considered by business analysts
  7. What do you know about the term ‘Spike’ in relation to scrum?
  8. What is UAT?
  9. What is Acceptance Testing?
  10. What does SRS denote?
  11. Why do we use a sprint burndown chart?
  12. Define Scrum method
  13. What are the members of the Scrum Team?
  14. What is Beta Testing?
  15. List the different phases of an IT project
  16. What is Functional Testing?
  17. What are the different types of SDLC models?
  18. What is a Sprint?
  19. Explain the velocity of a sprint.
  20. Explain Black Box Testing
  21. What are the 5 phases of SDLC?
  22. Explain the term INVEST.
  23. What do you think is the scope of Business Analysts in the Agile methodology perspective?
  24. What is a modeling language?
  25. What is SDLC?
  26. What is UML modeling?
  27. What is RUP methodology?
  28. What is SDD?
  29. What are the core elements of SRS?
  30. Name the different types of Agile methodologies.
  31. What is a must for White Box Testing?
  32. What are Test cases?
  33. List various software engineering processes.
Business Analyst Qlikview Basics Interview Questions
  1. What are CAL?
  2. What is interval match?
  3. What is buffer load, and why is it significant?
  4. What are Sheets in QlikView?
  5. What type of data connections are used in QlikView?
  6. What is the difference between Pick and Match?
  7. What are delimited files and why are they called CSV files?
  8. What is a Dashboard?
  9. What does the Auto-Generated function do in QlikView?
  10. How many types of charts are used in QlikView?
  11. What are the types of CAL?
  12. What is Inline data? How can we load Inline into QlikView?
  13. How can you bring data into QV and handle early arriving facts?
  14. What is Incremental load and Resident load?
  15. In Qlikview, what is the use of an optimized load?
  16. Is it possible to load web files into QlikView? If so, how?
  17. What is the difference between the Let and Set options in QlikView?
  18. What is the use of Comparative Analysis in Qlikview Developer Platform?
  19. What is Fact Constellation Schema?
  20. In how many ways can the Script Editor be invoked?
  21. What is a synthetic key, and what is its importance?
  22. Difference between QVD and QVW?
  23. What P() and E() in the Set analysis?
  24. What is the difference between RDBMS and Associative Data Model?