Senior Business Data Analyst *AMENDMENT Closing Date Extended
Government of Canada
Gatineau, QC
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Gatineau (Québec)
$80,274 to $86,788
Closing date: 9 May 2019 - 23:59, Pacific Time

Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad.
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Important messages
We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.

Assessment accommodation

Positions to be filled: 2

Information you must provide
Your résumé.

A covering letter in 5,000 words (maximum)

In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)

Education :
A secondary school diploma

Degree equivalency

Experience :
Significant* experience in developing designs in order to capture and translate business requirements into applications, interfaces or work tools.

Significant* and recent** experience in the development of comprehensive documentation such as user manuals, technical manual or training material.

Significant* and recent** experience in complex SQL (Structured Query Language) techniques.

Significant* and recent** experience in VBA, VBS, and XML languages.

  • Significant experience refers to the depth and breadth of experience normally associated with having performed a broad range of various, complex related activities as the MAIN function.
** "Recent" is defined as acquired within the last five (5) years.

The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)
Bilingual - Imperative (BBB/BBB)

Information on language requirements

Knowledge :
  • Knowledge of SQL (Structured Query Language) techniques;
  • Knowledge of VBA, VBS or XML languages.
Ability :
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing.
Personal Suitability :
  • Effective interpersonal skills;
  • Judgment;
  • Autonomous;
  • Client service orientation.
The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)

  • Successful completion of a post-secondary program with specialization in Computer Sciences and/or Information Technology
Degree equivalency

  • Experience using IBM Cognos 8 and up to create or validate reports
  • Experience in programming using one or more of the following languages: VB.NET, JavaScript
  • Experience creating tables, databases, forms, macros and reports using MS Access
Operational Requirements :
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime occasionally.
Conditions of employment
Reliability Status security clearance - Conditions of employment

Reliability and Security :
Reliability status security clearance

Other information
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.

Information on employment equity

Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.

Information on the preference to veterans

We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.