Senior Business Analyst

Location US-IL-Northbrook
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Category
Information Technology


UL Solutions Banner

At UL, we know why we come to work.

Other companies make products. We make a difference!  Click Here!


Promoting safe living and working environments.

UL is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions from the public adoption of electricity to new breakthroughs in areas such as sustainability, renewable energy, mobile payment security and nanotechnology. Dedicated to promoting safe living and working environments, UL helps safeguard people, products and places in important ways, facilitates trade and provides peace of mind.

What you’ll learn & achieve:

  • Analyzes information regarding customers, products, markets, geographies, issues and competitors to develop new and current business studies.
  • Interprets information to determine the costs and potential benefits of entering or remaining in markets.
  • Examines corporate strategies and goals to determine areas where business analysis should be focused.
  • Prepares customer, competitor, country, market and industry analyses and profiles, as well as business venture studies and research reports.
  • Prepares analyses of new business ventures and expansions of current lines of business, including analyses of markets, costs, benefits, and growth potential.
  • Analyzes client needs and product features to develop strategy presentations to middle and senior management.
  • Provides guidance in the implementation of business plans to involved parties.
  • Leads and facilitates the development of business plans, capacity plans and strategies to compete and expand services in various markets.
  • Assists in developing business plan monitoring systems to analyze and interpret client feedback.
  • Communicates business and strategic plan objectives to regional and local management.
  • Develops business plans to support Board of Directors level funding requests for major investments in new facilities and facility expansions within either the Asia Pacific, Europe or Latin America region.
  • Works closely with regional operations to develop long-range strategic plans and annual unit operating plans for the region.

What makes you a great fit:

University Degree in Business Administration or a related field. Six years professional level experience within the field of specialization, which includes Level 1 supervisory skills.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

  • Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
  • People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
  • Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
  • Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.  

Curious? To learn more about us and the work we do, visit


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?
Connect with us to keep informed about the latest UL career opportunities, tailored to your interests.

If you wish to request reasonable accommodation at any time, please email our Talent Acquisition team at

UL is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female/Minority/disability/Protected Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please review the EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement.

Please review the following additional documents:

UL EEO Policy

Pay Transparency Statement

E-Verify Poster (English)

Right to Work Poster (English)

Applicant Data Privacy and Confidentiality Policy

California Applicant Collection and Privacy Policy