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Senior Systems Analyst / Lead Programmer

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Health Services I&IT Cluster
North York
Language of Position(s):
Job Term:
1 Permanent
Job Code:
17158 - Systems Officer 4
$1,261.01 - $1,611.66 Per Week*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Posting Status:
Job ID:
The Health Services I&IT Cluster is seeking a highly motivated individual to provide technical leadership and expertise to the Integrated Health Solutions Branch.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:

• Provide team leadership on small to medium sized projects or on larger projects as a member of the team, in the development of solution approach resulting in a cost effective information technology solutions and services.
• Provide technical consulting expertise in the design, development and maintenance of health applications being implemented to improve management information processing and reporting.

How do I qualify?


• You have demonstrated knowledge in conducting feasibility studies, cost benefit and risk analyses on complex business systems initiatives and in implementing systems solutions.
• You have demonstrated knowledge of business and systems analysis including process and data modelling techniques (OOAD, UML).
• You have demonstrated knowledge in developing multi-tier web-enabled systems (OLTP, OLAP and Content Management).
• You have the ability to lead teams through development and testing phases within waterfall and/or iterative methodologies.
• You have demonstrated knowledge of and experience in application development including testing, troubleshooting, documentation within environments such as J2EE, .NET, SharePoint and Business Intelligence.
• You have knowledge of tools covering version control (Clearcase, TFS) and change management (Remedy).
• You have knowledge of Web application development, security, scripting (JavaScript, HTML, CSS, XML), application servers (Websphere/IIS) and database management systems (Oracle, MS SQL Server).


• You have knowledge of team leadership techniques and practices.
• You have knowledge of standard project management methodologies and tools to work with project plans, schedules, cost and resource estimates and ensure project team meet deliverables.


• You have oral and written communication skills to explain detailed technical information and make recommendations.
• You have interpersonal skills to deal with complaints, provide clarification and secure consensus for a course of action.


• You have analytical and problem solving skills to identify issues, conduct research and respond appropriately.

Additional Information:

  • 1 English Permanent, 5700 Yonge St, North York, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Information Technology
Posted on:
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
  • T-HL-74795/15
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 11, 2015 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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