Application Integration Specialist

Department: 
IT Services, Data and Applications Administration
Reference number: 
17-047-T0148
Closing date: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 17:30
Employment status: 
Ongoing
Full or part time: 
Full-time
Competition status: 
Screening
Job description: 

Reporting to the Manager of IT-Services Data and Applications Administration, the Application Integration Specialist is responsible for providing ‘Expert’ (tier 3) configuration, monitoring, and support services, and adding value to the University’s on-premise and Cloud-based corporate enterprise applications.

The Application Integration Specialist is also responsible for analysing business requirements, automating business processes, integrating data between systems, developing custom report solutions and performing all levels of Quality Assurance (QA) and testing.

Qualifications: 
  • Must have a University degree or College diploma in a computer related field; or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
  • Significant (4+ years) experience as an Application Administrator, Integration Specialist and/or Programmer Analyst
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting, integrating and testing of third-party systems
  • Strong understanding of enterprise-scale requirements analysis, business intelligence, modern data warehousing and report development
  • Experience working with complex data structures and must be able to write advanced database SQL queries
  • Familiarity with quality assurance techniques (unit, system, integration and performance testing)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a strong customer service orientation- Able to communicate complex and technical information to others in plain language: Familiarity with Unit4 Student Information System and/or Business World On! will be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of IT service management, ITIL, project management, system development life cycle (SDLC) and agile development methodologies is preferred 
Application submission information: 

This is a regular full-time position working 37.5 hours per week on campus. The position has been evaluated at Grade 4 with a recruitment range that starts at $55,841 per annum.  The university is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package 

To apply please forward your cover letter and curriculum vitae (preferably in electronic format) to: rru-career-opportunities@royalroads.ca with a subject line of:

17-047-T0148 – Last name, First name

Or mail to:

Human Resources - Career Opportunities
Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, B.C.   V9B 5Y2
Fax:  (250) 391-2570 Tel:  (250) 391-2600

The competition began on April 25, 2017 and will close on May 8, 2017; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found. 

While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted. RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf.