Platform Analyst

Platform Analyst

Location Ottawa, ON
Start Date December 17, 2018
Security Clearance Secret
Duration 6+ months
Date Posted November 27, 2018
Job ID kel1

Maplesoft Group is currently seeking a Platform Analyst to join one of our clients located in Ottawa

The following responsibilities are associated with this “Statement of Work” (could include but are not limited to):

- Develop and document detailed statement of requirements for the proposed platform.
- Analyze functional requirements to identify information, procedures and decision flows.
- Evaluate existing procedures and methods (including those leveraging virtualization technologies), identify and documents database content, structure, and application sub-systems, and develop data dictionary.
- Define and document interfaces of manual to automated operations within sub-systems, to external systems and between new and existing systems.
- Define input/output sources, including detailed plan for technical design phase, and obtain approval for system proposals.
- Design and document in detail all system components, interfaces and operational environment.
- Design data structures and files, sub-systems and modules, programs, batch, on line, and production monitoring procedures, testing strategy and systems.
- Document system design, concepts and facilities, present and obtain approval of detailed system designs.
- Produce operational systems documentation including all forms, manuals, programs, data files and procedures.


- Experience in conducting Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions with clients;
- Experience in project planning, requirements gathering, and execution tasks in support of platform initiatives
- Experience in working with clients to gather requirements and developing information technology plans associated to those requirements
- Experience in migrating enterprise scale applications from one infrastructure to another
- Experience in information technology governance processes within a large corporate environment
- Experience in data analysis – able to look at datasets on various platforms and identify and understand inconsistencies and how they relate to technology processes
- Knowledge / experience of Agile and Scrum based project methodology
- Ability to produce concise and accurate specifications of business needs
- Knowledge / experience of system development projects supported by Microsoft Team Foundation System and/or SharePoint;
- Experience on implementing Shared Services in a government department, including experience interacting with other departments
- Knowledge of enterprise-wide process improvement/implementation;

Maplesoft Group prides itself on its distinct corporate culture and recognizes that success is a direct reflection of our most valuable asset - our people.  Therefore, attitude and ambition are key personality traits we seek out, along with skill and aptitude, in potential employees.

We thank you for your interest in Maplesoft Group and wish to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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