Temporary Full-Time Applications Analyst

City of Nanaimo

March 13, 2015

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Laboratory and Technical
Company Overview: 

The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 86,000.  Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours drive from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry.  With affordable housing, a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live. The Information Technology team at the City of Nanaimo faces unique challenges on a daily basis, and has a culture of innovation that has resulted in provincial and national awards.  Come join us!

Job Summary: 

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Applications Analyst to work in the area of web development. The applicant will be part of a team responsible for developing, designing, implementing and supporting the City’s mission critical web applications. If you are shortlisted for testing, this position will require a practical test of web development using ASP.Net C# or PHP and interacting with a Microsoft SQL Server database.

Applicants will have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Geomatics from a recognized University or Technical Institute and will have a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the Programming specialization or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Applicants must be eligible for Certification as an Information Systems Professional of Canada (I.S.P.) or certification as a Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) through the GIS Certification Institute.  Possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check will be required.

This is a unionized position, $35.44 - $37.30 per hour (Jan. 2015 Rate) based on a 35 hour work week.  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be until September 2015.

How To Apply: 

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at www.nanaimo.ca

Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 14-89 will be received until 4:30 pm on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.

Human Resources & Organizational Planning
City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6
Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)
Email:  employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.