Certification Anaylist definition in Computer Security terms:
Definition(s): The independent technical liaison for all stakeholders involved in the certification and accreditation (CA) process responsible for objectively and independently evaluating a system as part of the risk management process. Based on the security requirements documented in the security plan, performs a technical and non-technical review of potential vulnerabilities in the system and determines if the security controls (management, operational, and technical) are correctly implemented and effective.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015
reference: CSRC Glossary