Big Data Stakeholders - list of stakeholders in Data Analytics

Here are some of the roles, job titles, departments or groups who may be stakeholders in Big Data and Data Analytics. You can use this to generate a list of potential stakeholders or as a checklist in case you have missed any roles. This list is focused on Big Data, some generic roles are listed but for a fuller checklist see stakeholder list.

See also ITIL stakeholders, IT project stakeholder mindmap, IT project stakeholder list, ecommerce stakeholder list, Construction stakeholders and Structured Settlement stakeholders.
stakeholders in data analytics
  • Actuary
  • Analytics Manager/Director
  • Analytics Specialist
  • BI developers
  • Big Data Programmer
  • Bioinformatics Scientist
  • Biostatistician
  • Business analysts
  • Business Intelligence Consultant
  • Business SMEs
  • Business Solution Architects
  • Campaign Experts
  • Chief Creative Officer (CCO)
  • Chief Executive (CEO)
  • Chief Information Officer (CIO)
  • Chief Scientist
  • Chief Technology Office (CTO)
  • Client project team
  • Competitors
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Customer Service
  • Customers
  • Data Analyst
  • Data architects
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Explorers
  • Data Hygienists
  • Data integration developers
  • Data Manager
  • Data Miner
  • Data scientist
  • Data Warehouse
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  • Database Administrator
  • Department heads
  • Director of Research
  • Domain Expert
  • Enterprise Information Architect
  • ETL Developers (extract, translate, load).
  • Executive
  • Financial Analyst
  • Information Management Specialist
  • IT Business Analyst
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Marketing
  • Mathematician
  • Planning Analyst
  • Predictive modelers
  • Project Board
  • Project Manager Big Data
  • Project Sponsor
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Research and Development
  • Research Scientist/Analyst
  • Risk Analytics
  • SAP Solution Architect
  • SAS Programmer
  • Senior Credit Risk Analyst
  • Social Media Team
  • Statistical Programmer
  • Statistician
  • Steering Committee
  • Suppliers
  • System Analyst
  • Systems Integrators
  • Technical Business Analyst
  • Technology architects
  • Web Analyst

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Big Data Stakeholders - references

Rick Sherman,'Big data' analytics programs require tech savvy, business know-how, Available at: [Accessed on 22 Jan 2014]

Myra Thomas, Big Data Job Openings Jump 13 Percent, Available at: [Accessed on 22 Jan 2014]

Matt Ariker, Tim McGuire, and Jesko Perry, Five Roles You Need on Your Big Data Team, HBR Blog Network, Harvard Business Review, Available at: [Accessed on 22 Jan 2014]

Loraine Lawson, 15 Oct 2013, Survey Shows Big Data Projects Getting by Without Data Scientists, For Now, IT Business Edge, Available at: [Accessed on 22 Jan 2014]

Big Data - other resources

Stakeholder analysis templates in Word, Visio and Excel.

Stakeholder Definition

Generic stakeholder list.

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Stakeholder mindmap

Project stakeholders - typical stakeholders on a project

Industry stakeholder lists

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