Analyst

McGill University - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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Contribute to the development and support of the IT Systems to ensure that they meet the current and future needs of the stakeholders and users community.

Primary Responsibilities:
Support IT team in resolving system incidents/problems and act as a liaison between Business Subject Matter Experts, technical teams and/or third-party vendors as required
Lead the implementation of simple enhancements to existing systems that meet business requirements and are aligned with IT orientations:
gather business requirements;
evaluate feasibility, provide estimates, design solutions and prepare detailed specifications
coordinate team effort in developing and implementing the enhancements
Work with other IT Professionals and Business Subject Matter Experts in implementing new systems that meet business requirements and are aligned with IT orientations
Provide estimates for tasks and artifacts under own responsibility
Transform business requirements and conceptual system designs into detailed functional specifications in accordance with design standards
Develop the following artifacts (not limited to) for hand off to the development team and/or third-party vendors: functional specifications, interface designs and configuration specifications
Develop test scenarios and conduct detailed functional and integration testing to ensure programming/configuration has been done in accordance with detailed functional specifications and business requirements
Perform or assist in the configuration and control of system parameters and files to meet business requirements
Support Business Subject Matter Experts and users during user acceptance testing
Assist in the development of application documentation, user documentation and training materials

Minimum Education & Experience:
Undergraduate degree

Three (3) years' related experience

Other Qualifying Skills And/Or Abilities:
Desired: Four (4) year degree (Undergraduate) in Management Information Systems or Computer Science or equivalent experience. Functional knowledge of IT business domains. Experience in the implementation, development and support of ERP, client-server and web-application systems. Excellent analytical and problem solving skills – ability to perform root/cause analysis. Demonstrated knowledge of functional analysis and data analysis - ability to understand and clarify business needs formulated by requesters and stakeholders. Experience in working with third-party software and third party suppliers. Knowledge of the following would be an asset: business process techniques (BPMN), Master Solution Delivery methodologies (Macroscope Productivity Center), SOA concepts, Research Data Management Software. Demonstrated effective communication, writing and planning skills. Self-motivated and ability to work well with multiple teams in cross-functional set-up. Demonstrated ability to work on multiple initiatives and to manage deadlines. English spoken and written. French spoken and read. Familiarity with Oracle, SQL, Java considered a plus. Experience with Ellucian’s Banner applications considered a plus

How To Apply:
Please submit your cover letter and curriculum vitae, clearly indicating the reference number, to IT Services:

Mail

McGill University, HR IT Services

688 Sherbrooke Street West, 16th floor

Montreal, Quebec

H3A 3R1

Fax

(514) 398-4451

Email

careeropportunity.its [at] mcgill.ca

  • Current employees: please indicate your McGill ID number in your application.*
We thank all applicants for their interest in McGill University. However, IT Services will only contact applicants selected for an interview.

McGill applicants, covered by the McGill Non-Unionized, Non-Academic Personnel Policies and Procedures, must apply to a regular M and Excluded position within ten (10) working days of the date of publication to maintain internal priority.

McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated groups to self-identify. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, Professor Angela Campbell, Associate Provost (Equity and Academic Policies) at angela.campbell [at] mcgill.ca or 514-398-1660.

Faculty/Unit:
IT Services

Salary Range:
(Grade 05) $56,000 - $70,000 (midpoint) - $91,000

Hours:
33.75

Duration:
One (1) year

Reporting to:
Portfolio Manager

Reference no.:
MT0696

Post Date:
Friday, May 31, 2019