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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: Operations Support

Primary City (workplace): Montréal

Other Location(s): Montreal

Province: Quebec

Employment Type: Full-Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employee Class and Level: UPCET02


Area of competition: Employee of CPC who are members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada

Language Requirement: Bilingual Imperative (BBBB) French and English

Number of Vacancies 1

Posting date: August 20 2019

Closing date: October 13 2019 

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


Manage and lead systems design, development and implementation to meet business requirements by: leading the project team in the analysis of specifications from users; reviewing proposals provided by the project team and programmer analysts and implementing the optimal technical solution; reviewing and adjusting project / enhancement priorities in accordance with user requirements; designing and reviewing the proposed system solution (software and hardware); managing system development, testing and integration with other software systems and hardware; reporting project / enhancement issues to management on a timely basis; developing project plans; providing cost estimates; preparing business cases, resource estimates and planned life cycle time frames; and developing training material for both production groups and end users. • Supervise enhancements and provide ongoing support to existing production applications by: establishing priorities and timeframes for enhancements based on user requirements; reviewing and approving the acceptance criteria for the testing and installation of system changes into production; and implementing processes to ensure that all change initiatives conform to audit and control standards. • Provide technical support and direction to analysts and contractors on project analysis, systems development and project implementation (including troubleshooting, modifications, acceptance testing) by: implementing and communicating the strategy and direction to the project team and programmer analysts; ensuring that the hardware and software solution will meet project objectives efficiently;

monitoring project timeframes; and approving changes in system specification.

Job Responsibilities (continued)

Develop, produce and revise corporate electrical and electronic standards, procedures and manuals for control systems and equipment. • Manage maintenance and support to a wide range of systems running from a variety of software applications and platforms, as well as monitor production standards with analysts (from Maintenance. Operations and Various Engineering groups), contractors and contracting firms to ensure that the service level agreement is met. • Develop documentation standards for the ongoing maintenance of systems. • Identify and resolve system problems with the users and technical support groups. • Establish standards for the service level agreements as new systems are installed into production. • Research new technology related to systems and recommend changes to production applications that will benefit from the advancements.


• You hold a university degree in Electrical Engineering or a similar Automation & Controls Engineering degree and you hold a professional engineer (P.Eng) license in Canada or you are registered as an Engineer in Training (EIT) with a provincial engineering association. • You have 4+ years of recent experience in the following: - electrical/controls design in systems automation and development, - integrating electrical controls components into electro-mechanical systems, - troubleshooting electrical/controls problems, - preparing technical documentation such as controls system design, troubleshooting job aids, preventive maintenance recommendations, engineering drawings, reports and presentations. - Reviewing documentation and recommending enhancements to existing systems - Reviewing, authorizing, coordinating and managing execution of system controls changes - Software acceptance testing 
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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
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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
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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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