Programmer Analyst-Contract to August 31, 2021

Peel District School Board - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Peel District School Board (PDSB) is one of the largest school boards in Canada, with more than 150,000 students in over 250 schools. At PDSB, everything we do is designed to help all students achieve to the best of their ability. We have the incredible opportunity to inspire a smile in each student. Our collective, daily efforts make a positive difference in the lives of our students, their families and the world. Guided by our mission, vision and values, we build positive places for learning and working ... together at

We currently have a opportunity for a PROGRAMMER ANALYST-CONTRACT TO AUGUST 31, 2021

Job Duties/Responsibilities and Details

The successful applicant will be reporting to the HRMS Team Leader and will be responsible for development and support of Human Resources Information System (HRIS) software. Responsibilities will include: Enhancing existing application, trouble shooting, fixing bugs, analysing and proposing recommended solution(s); providing estimates for assigned work, analysing and estimating feasibility, time, and compatibility with other programs; ensuring that expected application performance levels are achieved; promoting adherence to departmental standards for all phases of design and development; knowledge of emerging technologies, trends and directions; creating web parts.

Experience and Qualifications

Mandatory Education

Post Secondary Education in an Computer Science or in an applicable IT related field is required

Mandatory Experience

3-5 years experience with SQL Server
3-5 years experience with Internet Information Services, JavaScript, HTML, XML/XHTML, J2EE, Servlets/Applets, ASP, Acrobat Writer
Demonstrated initiative and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills to deal effectively with Board personnel
Demonstrated commitment to working in a diverse school community and/or work environment
Record of satisfactory on-the-job performance while employed by the Peel District School Board

Experience with the following is an asset

Experience with HRIS software
Experience with Oracle Forms and Reports
Experience with Oracle DBMS, PL/SQL
Experience with Linux, Advanced Crystal Reports, and TOAD
Experience with database design

Preference will be given to members of OPSEU 292

Commitment to Equity

The Peel District School Board is committed to equity in employment. We are committed to equitable hiring practices that allow us to hire qualified staff who reflect the full diversity of the Region of Peel. We will make any reasonable accommodation, based on any of the human rights protected grounds, to support candidates to participate in the hiring process.

When contacted, candidates will be provided with an overview of the various elements of the selection process, such as test and skill demonstrations. We will provide employment accommodation (i.e. an accessible location, rescheduling of interviews that fall on holy days) if we are advised of an applicant's needs in advance of any part of the selection process.

Criminal Record Check

Successful candidates must provide a satisfactory Criminal Record Check (CRC) prior to commencing employment. Please review the requirements at the CRC link.

Recruitment Process

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, but will only be contacting candidates whose skills, experience and qualifications best meet the requirements of the position. All communication to applicants regarding this job posting, including an invitation to complete skills assessments and/or a job interview if applicable, will be made through email. Candidates are encouraged to regularly check their email as listed on their account.