Application Programmer/Analyst

Fortis BC


Application Programmer/Analyst

Location: Trail or Kelowna, BC

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

Key Accountabilities:
  • 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 server environments
    • SQL queries using Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle
    • Good understanding of SAP, Customer Information Systems (CIS), Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Automated Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
This is a MoveUP progression bargaining unit position at a Job Group 8-12.

How to Apply:  
To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, please visit our website at

Organization: Fortis BC
Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Information Technology
Posted: April 11, 2019, 12:35 pm
Expires: May 10, 2019, 4:30 pm

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