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Programmer Analyst II



Job Description

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

We are currently recruiting for a Programmer Analyst II to work with Enterprise Business Application Services in University Information Technology for this exciting opportunity. 

Are you a Technical professional with programming experience? Do you possess at least 3 years’ of employment experience within the field of Information Systems Technology? Do you possess thorough knowledge of programming languages and environments? Do you possess superior customer service skills, including excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills? If so, keep reading!

In this role, you will provide support for one or more of York’s Enterprise systems such as the Alumni/Fundraising System, PeopleSoft HCM and Financials and the IBM Maximo Asset Management System. This includes translating the requirements into technical specifications, designing and developing solutions, ensuring that the systems are available and functioning efficiently, troubleshooting production problems, providing technical support to users, developing custom modules and systems, and modifying and upgrading software.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will possess:

A College Diploma in Computer Science. In addition, the successful incumbent will possess 3 years’ experience in Information Systems Technology including 1 year experience with reporting tools (e.g. BIRT, XML Publisher, Cognos, Crystal Reports). 1+ years development with PL/SQL against Oracle 11 or higher on Unix environments. Experience in a client-server environment, and experience with object-oriented development environments are required. Experience writing and executing SQL statements as well as working knowledge of Oracle database environments. Knowledge of source control tools (e.g. CVS, SVN), experience with the system development lifecycle, handling sensitive data sets, promotion from development to production and a thorough understanding of relational database technology is required.

To apply to this exciting opportunity or for full position details, qualifications and application procedures go to http://webapps.yorku.ca/nonacademicpostings/summary.jsp?postingnumber=10755 and refer to posting# YUSA-10755.

We offer comprehensive benefits and access to superb educational and recreational facilities. For more information on what York has to offer U please visit: http://hr.info.yorku.ca/benefits/


York University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.  York University is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment.

York University offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by York University regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if you require accommodation. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Posting Date: 01-Nov-2017Information Technology Permanent, Full-Time 1 ASAP
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