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Business System Analyst

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: Multi Location, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc

44833 - Multi Location - Regular - Ongoing 

Safety Comes First is a core value at Hydro One, and we remain committed to taking every reasonable precaution to ensure a respectful, safe and healthy working environment. Further to this commitment, we have adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy to protect the health of our employees from the hazard of COVID-19. New employees will be required to declare their vaccination status to Hydro One. Employees who do not provide proof of vaccination status may not enter any 3rd party locations that require full vaccination (e.g. customer properties).

Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly 1.5 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play.

It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One!

*NOTE* Hydro One introduced a Hybrid Work Pilot Project in 2022 for most office-based roles. Employees work in-office/on-site two days a week and remotely from home for three days a week. Hydro One is adding refreshed workspaces and technology to support these changes.  Join us as we ‘trial & learn’ a new modern way of working and be a key driver of future state!

In office but with intention – a time for team and trust building, collaboration, and socialization. Please reach out to us to learn more!

Job Duties

  • Develop, implement and manage projects focused on improving business processes related to the development, maintenance, access and use of databases and reporting systems such as document management, work program management, scheduling and estimating systems.
  • Develop and introduce new or modified processes or systems which requires working with various groups and working between the groups to solve controversial problems regarding different requirements arising in the various settings and assuring cooperation and agreement for implementation of new procedures and systems.
  • Identify and document business requirements for information systems and processes and revisions in a manner to facilitate proposals from internal/external parties in order to support and meet the user's needs.
  • Provide training and on-going user support and ensure the efficient daily operation of the systems for which the department is responsible, including necessary software maintenance. Provide coordination of all software changes and upgrades and user testing and training to ensure that required functions are correctly delivered.
  • Be responsible for data integrity and validation associated with databases, including identification and resolution of issues. Manage projects requiring support from service groups outside the department. Work with staff to develop, populate and maintain databases that allow for consistent use of data across Operations.
  • Take a lead role in the development and production of database system guidelines, recommending changes needed to meet the business needs from field and head office users of system functions and reports. Work with other stakeholders to ensure policies will be accepted and followed by field and head office staff. Initiate and prepare revisions, as required.
  • Work with vendors, manufacturers or suppliers to explain the failure or inadequacies of their products or services and work with them to comply with operating requirements.
  • Coordinate the testing, developing and supplying of special components.
  • Requires assigning and checking of work, and providing advice and guidance to other staff, when assigned from time to time by supervisor to assist in projects.
  • Perform other duties as required

 

Selection Criteria

Education:

  • Requires a knowledge of business administration and computer science to perform system analysis on information systems.
  • Requires a knowledge of computer system development and current technological trends with respect to computer software and hardware.
  • Requires a knowledge of computer applications and processes related to work planning/management, release and reporting systems.
  • Requires a good knowledge of English both written and verbal to communicate effectively with others and in the preparation of technical reports.

 

Experience:

  • Requires an understanding of business processes and data modeling to provide effective support of information and systems.
  • Requires experience with various complex data sources.
  • Requires experience in the use of various software tools and methods such as Structured Query Language (SQL) or equivalent query tools.
  • Requires experience with, web-based application development and architecture.
  • Requires an understanding of object oriented programming principles, MS-Access, Visual Basic, and other modern scripting languages.
  • Requires experience with the various databases and platforms to prepare specifications for development, alteration, testing, user training, utilization and population of database repositories.
  • Requires an understanding of the information systems and databases used both internal and external to the business.
  • Some travel will be required to support this position.

 

 

 

At Hydro One we understand that the success and strength of our business rests with our people. When we develop their skills, we are investing in both their success and ours. To secure the best talent, we seek to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of the communities where we live and work and to create a culture based on safety, innovation and inclusiveness.

 

We are honoured to be recognized by Forbes in its list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2021.

 

Thank you for considering a career with Hydro One, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. If you are having difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email careers@hydroone.com. Hydro One will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.

 

Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.

 

Deadline: June 27, 2022

 

 

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