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Application Programmer Analyst

City: Trail or Kelowna

Job Status: Full time regular

Starting salary: $2,169.77-$2,950.35 bi-weekly

Position Overview:

The Application Programmer/Analyst will guide the analysis, design and implementation of technology based solutions to meet the needs of IS's business partners.


  • Develop and maintain a high level of technical competency with respect to the current operating system, database and programming development tools.
  • Communicate effectively and demonstrate professional competence with users, co-workers and management
  • Manage multiple resources, task breakdown, and delegation and set milestones.
  • Participate and/or conduct meetings to determine technical requirements of customers.
  • Estimate/manage/complete a series of tasks required for a simple project.
  • Deliver projects which meet or exceed customer expectations.


Special Skill Requirements:

  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong team building and relationship skills.
  • Excellent customer service approach
  • Knowledge of various Programming Methodologies
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Able to manage multiple priorities, and requests effectively
  • Prepares estimates and manages time effectively
  • Travel within the service territory as required
  • Knowledge of FortisBC's business and organization

Knowledge and Experience Requirements:

  • Grade 12 high school diploma with a 2 year diploma in computer programming
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Excellent organizational skills with close attention to detail
  • Progression from JG 8 to JG 12 salary range will include good to detailed understanding and experience in:
    • Java, JavaScript, C# programming and .NET framework
    • Linux and Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle
    • Good understanding of SAP,Customer Information Systems (CIS), Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Automated Metering Infrastructure (AMI)


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