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Organization:    Ministry of Government Services
Division:    Government Services Cluster, Business Solutions Branch
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    5 Permanent
Job Code:    17160 - Systems Officer 5
Salary:    $1,357.77 - $1,753.98 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    48982
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Bring your interest and skill in application development to the Government Services Cluster (GSC), where team-oriented individuals lead the development, implementation and maintenance of enterprise information technology solutions and services. If you are passionate about systems development, programming and consulting with clients, then GSC has a place for you.

What can I expect to do in this role?

With a focus on middleware design, development and support, you will:
• Provide technical leadership in the technical design, development, and implementation of complex I&IT solutions and applications
• Lead the development of middleware applications and components including back-end integration using web services
• Provide systems development, programming and consulting expertise to meet client business needs
• Facilitate IT requirement review and establish priorities
• Develop procedures for and support production systems
• Complete research activities to establish technology direction, strategy, standards and best practices working with colleagues across the Cluster and enterprise

How do I qualify?

You have experience with computer systems technologies, including:
• Demonstrated development experience using J2EE, HTML/DHTML, XML/XSL, DB2, Oracle, ASP and ASP.Net, VB 6 and VB.Net, Websphere Suite including Application Server, Websphere Portal Server, WebSphere Process Management, WebSphere JRules, Lotus Forms, Microsoft IIS, Domino
• Knowledge of emerging technologies (Web Services, Portal, JSR 168/286, Web 2.0, Electronic Forms, Content Management, e-commerce, etc.)

You have experience with systems design and development life cycle, including:
• Object-oriented (OO) techniques and methodologies
• Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) design and modeling tools and techniques
• Knowledge of Rational Unified Process (RUP), Unified Modeling Language (UML), systems analysis, application architecture, client/system needs definition, design/development, testing, implementation, documentation and support
• Knowledge of converting business requirements to technical design including wireframes, portlets, portlet intercommunications, data modeling and application design

Technical Team Leadership Skills:
• You have demonstrated technical team leadership in the technical design, development and implementation of complex technical solutions and portal applications

Analysis and Problem Solving Skills:
• You can assess information, define requirements and design alternatives including data and functional model
• You have demonstrated experience evaluating and recommending development techniques, software and technologies

Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
• You have experience discussing technical processes and designs and interacting with users and staff
• You have proven ability to prepare analyses, recommendations, business cases, technical specifications, documentation and manuals

Additional information:

  • 5 Permanent, 393 University Ave., Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Wednesday, January 2, 2013
  • T-MG-48982/12(4)
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 18, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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