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Job Title:  Analyst, Systems


Montréal, QC, CA

Other Location(s):  Montreal
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Language Requirements:  Bilingual Imperative (BBBB)
Job ID:  17483
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Job Details: 

Job Requisition Id: 17483 
Business Function: Engineering 
Primary City: Montréal 
Other Location(s):Montreal 
Province: Quebec 
Employment Type: Full-Time 
Employment Status: Permanent 
Language Requirement: Bilingual Imperative (BBBB) 
Number of Vacancies 1 
Job Closing Date (dd/mm/yyyy):

Job Description

The Analyst, Systems, plans, co-ordinates and manages the development of systems projects and/or change requests at Canada Post, under the general supervision of the Manager, and directs programmer analysts and contractors on projects, systems development, and programming, while ensuring quality assurance is achieved and all system changes conform to audit standards.

Job Responsibilities

Below are the main job requirements and responsibilities for the Analyst, Systems.


  • Manages and leads systems design, development and implementations in order to meet business requirements. Leads the project team in the analysis of user specifications, reviews proposals and implements optimal technical solution. Studies and adjusts projects/enhancements priorities.


  • Designs and reviews proposed system solution (hardware and software). Performs system development, testing and integration. Reports projects/enhancement issues. Develops training material for production and user groups.


  • Supervises enhancements and provides ongoing support to existing production applications. Establishes priorities and timeframes. Reviews and approves the acceptance criteria for system changes testing and installation. Ensures all change initiatives conform to audit and control standards.


Job Responsibilities (continued)

  • Provides technical support and direction to programmer analysts and contractors on project analysis, systems development, and implementation of projects. Shares strategy with project team and programmer analysts. Ensures hardware and software solution will successfully meet project objectives. Monitors project timeframes and approves changes in system specification.


  • Manages the maintenance and support to a wide range of systems, running from a variety of software applications and platforms. Monitors production standards with programmer analysts, contractors, and contracting firms to ensure that the service level agreement is met.


  • Develops documentation standards, identifies and resolves system problems, establish standards for service level agreements and researches and recommends new technology for production applications enhancement.


Hold a university degree in engineering (electrical, computer, software or automated production) or a related field.

• Member of  Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec or apt to become one.

• Minimum two to five years of relevant work experience.
Other requirements

• Practical knowledge of SQL equivalent databases (eg MySQL, NOSQL, CASSANDRA, or others).

• Good knowledge of object-oriented programming languages: JAVA, C #, .NET languages

• Proven ability to apply conceptual thinking to complex problems and to implement practical solutions to help achieve the objectives of the department and the Company.

• Practical experience in troubleshooting automation and control systems.

• Knowledge of Rockwell software, such as RSLinx, RS Logix 5000, Studio Logix 5000

• Familiarity with HMI operator interfaces eg: Wonderwear, Factory Suite

• Experience in developing interfaces or web applications

• Ability to plan, organize and monitor mandates based on approved timelines and established priorities including multi-resource management

Other Information


Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position.


Employment Equity
Canada Post is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.


Conflict of Interest
The Conflict of Interest Policy prohibits employees from hiring, supervising or reporting to, directly or indirectly via the reporting hierarchy, their immediate family or close personal relations. Should you feel that you may be in an actual or potential Conflict of Interest in regard to this job opportunity, you must communicate with the designated Human Resources representative.


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Important Message
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements as Canada Post cannot make assumptions about your education and experience. We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Our Values
Canada Post’s corporate values reflect the principles, beliefs and aspirations that guide our behaviour and shape our culture.

Transformation – We will innovate and transform to win in the marketplace.
Customer – We serve Canadians with pride and passion.
Integrity – We act responsibly and with integrity.
Respect – We treat each other with fairness and respect.
Safety – We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for all our stakeholders.


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