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BUSINESS ANALYST
Organization:    Ministry of Education
Division:    Provincial Schools Branch - IT Department
City:    Milton
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    17158 - Systems Officer 4
Salary:    $1,261.01 - $1,611.66 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    56145
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Are you interested in an opportunity to put your extensive business analyst skills and IT experience to good use? Then consider working for the Provincial Schools Branch where you will provide business analysis leadership and expertise for I&IT projects.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:

• provide advice and recommendations for the design, development and implementation of new enhancements
• plan and lead consultations and workshops, and review and confirm business requirements and processes
• coordinate user acceptance testing
• identify potential implementation issues and risks, provide input and recommendations and identify client impacts
• liaise with contractors regarding system design, development standards, processes and approaches

How do I qualify?

Technical knowledge and skills:
You have:
• demonstrated knowledge of I&IT technology and trends, (i.e. hardware, software, networks, data, applications, networking, security tools) and techniques and methods
• ability to perform and complete business and systems analysis, consultation, information management, design, development and testing, including completion of implementation and installation related tasks
• ability to acquire and apply knowledge of relevant legislation and directives governing I&IT to ensure integrity of business analysis project deliverables
• proficiency with common computer programs, software, databases and internet

Interpersonal and communication skills:
You have:
• proven oral communication skills to work effectively with clients and provide technical guidance and advice
• demonstrated business relationship, interpersonal and client service skills to lead consultations and build consensus
• written communication skills

Analytical, evaluation and problem solving skills:
You have:
• well developed analytical, evaluation and problem solving skills to deal with client requirements and issues, and provide options and recommend solutions
• ability to translate client business requirements into functional and informational documentation
• demonstrated project management skills to plan, lead, facilitate and conduct project activities

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 255 Ontario St S, Milton, Central Region, Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) Screening Requirement
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Tuesday, August 6, 2013
 
Note:
  • The successful candidate will be required to provide an original, satisfactory Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within the last six months) as deemed suitable by the Employer prior to the commencement of employment.
  • T-EU-56145/13
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from applying and/or accepting a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from applying and/or accepting a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
 
Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, August 20, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.



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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
 
 
 
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