Programmer analyst, - SAS

February 15, 2019

(Work place: Montréal)

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.

Job Level

NV-09As a SAS programmer analyst, you support IT efficiency by designing, configuring, administering, maintaining and upgrading computer networks, management systems and database servers in accordance with the organization’s needs. You draw on your ability to work with technology and anticipate innovation to help develop, standardize and roll out medium- to large-scale IT systems, programs and applications. You analyze client and partner needs and influence decisions on project-specific IT solutions and information systems. You plan, prioritize and coordinate work to stay on schedule and meet objectives. Your projects and initiatives require extensive knowledge of your line of work. You make recommendations for project execution and help solve complex problems using your analytical skills and extensive knowledge of your line of business. Coordination is critical, so you frequently interact with stakeholders working in other fields. You serve as systems resource person for your unit, clients and practitioners.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Actively help develop execution strategies and analyze, design and document programs and applications. Help develop, code and test them.
  • Provide technical support and follow-up for IT operations.
  • Draft operational specifications, procedures and methods. Develop documentation and prepare and deliver user training.
  • Analyze, diagnose, follow up on and resolve critical and complex system problems.
  • Lead software installation and testing and application rollout.

Other working conditions

  • Temporary work: scheduled to end on August 30, 2019
  • Number of job available : 1

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • A minimum of four years of relevant experience
  • Experience in SAS programming
  • Experience with SQL

Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required

Specific knowledge

Knowledge of Datastage (an asset)

Desjardins Cross-sector skills

Accountability, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation

Key competencies for the job

Complexity, Drive results, Plans and aligns, Tech savvy

Work Location

Complexe Desjardins Montréal

Trade Union

Non Syndiqué

Unposting Date

2019-03-1

Job Family

Information technology (FG)

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