Posted on December 3, 2007 - GC558

Company: Golder Associates Ltd.
Position: GIS Business Analyst
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Salary: Dependant on Experie
Contact Name: Louise Poole
Deadline: February 3, 2008

Job Description

The Golder Associates Calgary Office is currently recruiting for a GIS Business Analyst to join our Information Management Division. The successful candidate will be committed to taking business requirements and turning them into detailed functional specifications that supports the overall company strategy, and meet the needs of the targeted end user. Additional responsibilities as follows: • Understands clients' needs by identifying business problems and proposing solutions • Liaison with various business units to analyze and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems • Manage design and scope of a project • Understanding and researching the interaction between product and user through applying various user needs study methodology • Engage in Business Development initiatives • Effectively working and contributing on team projects • Strong ability to communicate technical knowledge to non-technical colleagues • Providing ongoing system support and maintenance after a solution has been implemented

Job Qualifications

• Secondary education in related discipline • 7 years plus recent experience in systems analysis and design • Strong analytical skills • Knowledge of systems life cycle • Experience working in GIS and/or Databases • Exceptional oral and written communication skills • Effective organization and planning skills • Client focused

Other Information

At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 4,500 people who operate from more than 130 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. In Canada, Golder Associates Ltd. has been consistently named as both one of Canada’s 50 Best Employers and as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Private Companies. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply on-line at in the Career/Canada section. No phone calls please, only those candidates whose background closely matches the opportunity will be contacted for an interview. Competition will close when a suitable candidate is found Thank you for your interest in Golder Associates Ltd.

Golder Associates Ltd.
940-6th Avenue S.W.

Calgary, AB
T2P 3T1

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