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Programmer Analyst
Programmer Analyst

Programmer Analyst

Company : City of Saskatoon
Salary : $79,245–$83,000 a year
Location : Saskatchewan

Full Description

Division: Strategy and Transformation
Department: Information Technology
Term: 1 Permanent Full Time position(s) available.
Closing Date: 08/30/2023
Labour Group: CUPE 59
Posting: 2551
Job Summary
The City of Saskatoon is seeking an experienced individual to join the Revenue Application Services team, within our Information Technology Division. The teams focus is the implementation, development, and support of computer applications used through the corporation.
We require a motivated, creative, and resourceful individual who works well independently with a proven track record in development and support of applications related to Revenue using technologies such as PowerBuilder, Planet Press, .Net, and Microsoft SQL.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Prepares proposals and recommendations for management action.
  • Supports and implements computer based systems within the Corporation. Writes and modifies computer programs using the appropriate development and support tools.
  • Prepares test data to verify the accuracy and completeness of new and modified systems, jobs and programs.
  • Prepares and modifies system, job, program and operating documentation according to Corporate standards.
  • Responds to, and resolves, system and production failures, as required.
  • Performs project roles as assigned.
  • Maintains current knowledge of IT trends, procedures and standards.
  • Provides training, advice and guidance to staff, as required.
  • Assists with the development of Corporate IT policies, procedures and standards.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Degree in computer science plus four years' progressively responsible experience in Information Technology.
  • Successful completion of a two-year, post-secondary computer technology or business systems program plus six years' progressively responsible experience in Information Technology.
  • Possession of a valid Saskatchewan Class 5 Driver's Licence.
  • Current driver’s abstract from SGI demonstrating a safe driving record.
  • Skill using Microsoft Windows and relational databases.
  • Skill using client/server and n-tier development tools and methodologies.
  • Considerable knowledge and skill in the operation and capabilities of computer architectures.
  • Knowledge of the principles and applications of data-processing documentation.
  • Knowledge and skill using project management tools and techniques, and the ability to participate in all project roles.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, including preparing and conducting presentations.
  • Demonstrated customer services skills, including the ability to deal effectively and tactfully with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated skill in the use and support of Microsoft Office Suite, PowerBuilder, .Net and SQL.
  • Demonstrated skill in critical thinking and problem-solving.
Requires Security Check
Acceptable current Criminal Record Check (CRC) upon offer of employment.
Additional Requirements
Evening work and call-backs may be involved.
Weekly Hours: 36.67
Salary Range: $79,244.64 to $82,999.92 CAD per annum (2022 rates)

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
The City of Saskatoon offers an inclusive workplace that embraces diverse backgrounds. As an equity partner with the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission (SHRC), the City commits to diversity, equity and inclusion in our workplaces. By having our workforce reflect the community we serve, we support the realization of miyo-pimatisiwin, (me-o-pi-ma-ti-si-win) “the good life”, for all residents. To learn more about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the City, please visit
The City of Saskatoon strives to provide an accessible and inclusive workplace for all, including throughout the application and selection process through reasonable access and accommodations. Should you require accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please email [email protected].