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Business Analyst 2 (Systems Analyst)

Competition No.:

Regular Full Time

$7,098 – 7,402 – 7,725 – 8,052 – 8,393/month

70 hours bi-weekly

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

Last Updated:
11/25/21 8:20 AM

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 has an exciting opportunity for a Systems Analyst to join the Departmental Systems team under the IT Systems Support and Maintenance Division. Reporting to the IT Team Lead, the BA2 will perform tasks to support activities for departmental and enterprise systems to plan, coordinate, rehearse and conduct application installations, upgrades, configuration and deployments to various environments (Development, QA, Production etc.). The BA2 will install specific application software, work with software vendors to understand deployment tools and configure deployment settings. The incumbent will monitor applications, identify and document ideas for consideration in optimizing the business applications for scalability, high availability, and security. 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. Supports business analysts and architects to maintain relevant application road-maps and to identify opportunities for improvement. Provides technical subject matter content to the other IT teams such as IT Infrastructure, IT Infrastructure Security, and IT Application Security on deployments, technical environments and associated support activities. Participates in the planning, coordination and implementation of configuration changes, software upgrades and new services. Participates in the identification of business requirements and the design of solutions and establishes working relationships with users in a variety of departments. Prepares and maintains a variety of related reports and records; keeps abreast of recent developments in technology solutions relevant to the City, 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. Solid business application environment management experience including the ability to develop detailed work plans to carry out technological changes; strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills. Considerable knowledge of information technology components, processes and configuration, including networks, server and workstation operating systems, and cloud and mobile platforms. Demonstrated ability to work well independently and as part of a team, administrating complex integrated technical landscapes and installing, configuring, troubleshooting and deploying system builds and releases. Knowledge and specific experience configuring Windows Server and application specific settings for IIS will be an asset. Experience with application monitoring tools such as Splunk or SolarWinds will be an asset. Understanding of firewalls and security. Ability to analyze and evaluate various data and information, develop logical solutions for assigned problems and assess the implications of proposed changes; to perform computer programming applicable to the work performed; to participate in the work of a project team; to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts and to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Database skills (MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL), Scripting/programming skills (Powershell, VBA, .NET, Python), and Web development skills (HTML/CSS, JavaScript) would be considered assets. Any experience with implementing and supporting systems such as or similar to Theatre Manager, CORE iPayment, T2 Flex, Genetec Security Center, Tempest, EnerGov, nQativ Activity will be considered a strong asset.

Please apply online by December 6, 2021.

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: Information Technology
Posted: November 25, 2021, 2:55 pm
Expires: December 6, 2021, 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