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Organization:    Ministry of Government Services
Division:    Central Agencies I&IT Cluster
City:    Oshawa
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    17156 - Systems Officer 3
Salary:    $1,174.21 - $1,478.67 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    56398
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Bring your IT knowledge to the Central Agencies Cluster, where they are looking to fill the role of Application Analyst/Developer. The successful candidate will provide application development, support and maintenance services for cluster supported applications within the OntTax portfolio.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role you will:
• plan, schedule, coordinate, evaluate and report on specific technical aspects to meet work goals
• use interpretative reasoning to address a variety of application development assignments in diverse situations
• provide technical expertise in system analysis and design processes, prepare system specifications, and oversee implementation activities
• develop application codes, configurations, and manage and support the applications

Please note: In this role, you may need to provide on-call and overtime support services, weekends and holidays to resolve all system related problems as required.

How do I qualify?

• you have application development knowledge in more than one field (e.g. networks, mid-range server, related hardware and software, systems analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, installation, operational techniques) to execute diverse application development activities and make technical recommendations
• you have the ability to understand client's I&IT needs and business environment to define technical scope of work and provide on-going guidance to working groups

Reasoning, Problem Solving, Planning, Analyzing and Assessing skills
• you can ensure that on-going application development, technical work, operations and services are planned, scheduled, executed, monitored and evaluated

Communication and Customer Service Skills
• you can write, explain and present technical reports and recommendations
• you can establish effective working partnerships with team members

Research Skills
• you can maintain current knowledge of trends and advances in IT across various computing platforms, including configuration and/or new development, analysis and design techniques

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 33 King St W, Oshawa, Central Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Monday, September 9, 2013
  • T-MG-56398/13(2)
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, September 23, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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