Application Systems Analyst
Organization: The City of Red Deer
Region: Alberta
End of contest: July 26, 2017
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Hiring date: July 31, 2017
Type (Full time / Part time): Temporary Full Time
The City of Red Deer
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Join a vibrant outdoor centric community filled with trails and breathtaking nature along the winding river valley of Red Deer, in Central Alberta. Red Deer is an economically dynamic region of Alberta situated directly between Edmonton and Calgary along the vital QE 2 corridor. It’s a perfect blend of small town friendliness and big city conveniences. Host to the 2016 Memorial Cup and the 2019 Canadian Winter Games, Red Deer continues to welcome all of Canada with open arms.

The City of Red Deer is currently seeking the right person to fill the term position of Application Systems Analyst. This position is responsible for the ongoing technical support of enterprise class business applications, development and integration of enterprise class business applications, and support of assigned business units in their use of business applications. In addition, this position will manage and/or participate in information technology projects, particularly those related to the delivery and deployment of new and enhanced business applications, and support and administer the underlying database technology for supported applications.


Ideally to fill this role you will have a recognized 2 year technical computer.

In addition you will have:

  • Must have 3 years experience in a comparable position:

    • Working with Microsoft operating systems, network products and desktop products

    • Working in a medium sized networked environment

    • Setting up hardware and software systems

    • Performing maintenance and support on software and/or hardware systems

    • With at least 1 year experience programming, developing, implementing or maintaining application systems in a medium sized organization

    • With at least 1 year experience supporting medium to large scale purchased business applications

    • With a working knowledge of enterprise class database management systems

  • Preferred additional experience:

    • Providing technical, application or user training

    • Working with Microsoft products

    • Working with financial software systems

    • Providing applications support in an IBM I series environment

  • Must have demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Information Technology staff, end-user department personnel and outside vendors and consultants

  • Must have the ability to work with limited supervision

  • Must have the ability to work in a demanding and frequently stressful environment

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be available to perform after hours call out duties on a scheduled basis

  • Must have valid drivers license and be able to perform field service calls

Salary & Benefits

What we offer:

In addition to the very competitive salary, we offer a great work environment with a dynamic and dedicated team of professionals.

We welcome applications until July 26, 2017.

For more information and to apply online, please visit us at or email your application to


The City of Red Deer
Box 5008
Red Deer, Alberta
Canada T4N 3T4