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Business Analyst 2 (Fire Systems Analyst)

Competition No.:

Regular Full Time

$7,098 – 7,402 – 7,725 – 8,052 – 8,393/month (2021 Rates)

70 hours bi-weekly; Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM - 4:45 PM (Nine-Day Fortnight)

Special Notes:
Subject to Note ‘T’ of Schedule ‘B’ of the CUPE 23 Inside Division Collective Agreement


Last Updated:
1/27/22 10:56 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

The Information Technology Department is seeking a Business Analyst 2 to enhance and sustain the City’s public safety informational technology systems with a primary focus on serving the Fire department. This is analytical work at the full working level in support of the organization’s IT Systems. Reporting to Team Lead IT, Fire Systems, the Business Analyst2 will perform tasks related to sustaining existing Fire business applications, deploying applications and developing or configuring applications in various environments (i.e. Development, Test, QA, Production etc.) An incumbent also participates in the identification of business requirements and the design of solutions and establishes working relationships with users in a variety of departments. An incumbent exercises considerable independent judgement and action in performing the systems maintenance tasks and refers more complex problems to a superior who evaluates work performance in terms of effective services rendered. Performs a number of activities supporting the sustainment of applications; monitors post implementation performance of applications; identifies significant issues and implements solutions or workarounds. Performs a number of activities supporting the identification of business requirements and the design of solutions such as assisting in conducting workshops, documenting, consolidating and reviewing needs, preparing alternatives and presentations to explain analyses and recommendations; prepares working papers of current workflows and low and/or high fidelity prototypes; documents proposed and current architecture environments. Prepares and maintains a variety of reports and records related to the work; keeps abreast of recent developments in computer techniques and procedures. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include completion of a university degree at the Bachelor’s level in computer science or a related discipline and sound related experience in systems analysis, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Other qualifications include the ability to develop detailed work plans to carry out technological changes; strong analytical, problem solving and effective verbal & written communication skills; Working knowledge of problem definition and analysis related to Fire business processes and systems planning; ability to analyze and evaluate various data and information, develop logical solutions for assigned problems and assess the implications of proposed changes. Strong Application development experience using various computer programming languages and frameworks, considerable knowledge of databases and experience in Business Intelligence tools. Ability to work both independently and as part of a project team and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal & external contacts. Prior experience implementing and supporting Fire and Public Safety systems such as or similar to, Hexagon Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD), FDM records management, UKG Telestaff, NICE Inform, PIPMS, 9-1-1 dispatch and other related public safety system expertise will be considered a strong asset.

This position will be posted until filled.  New applications are welcome!

All external applicants are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. External applicants who are not able to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine for a reason related to a personal characteristic protected by the BC Human Rights Code can request an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process. City of Burnaby employees can refer to our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for City staff.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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Organization: Burnaby (City)
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Fire / Rescue / First Aid Services, Business Analysis/Services
Posted: May 13, 2022, 9:20 pm
Expires: May 29, 2022, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $7,098.00 to $8,393.00 Month