Senior Applications Analyst

Department: Information Technology

Closing Date: Aug 11, 2022 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 22-119

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Senior Applications Analyst. Under the direction of the Manager, IT Application Services or a work group supervisor, the Senior Applications Analyst plays a leadership role in developing, designing, implementing, and supporting the City’s mission critical business applications. In addition to providing project leadership in one or more areas of specialization, the incumbent participates as a member of development teams in other specialty areas. The City of Nanaimo business applications encompass traditional information management as well as spatial projects. This position has the following areas of specialization:
 Programming - enterprise application development and sustainment
 Application Sustainment - sustainment and administration of municipal software systems

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the job description PDF below.


Applicants must have a degree in Computer Science or GIS directly related area of study, a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a minimum 5 years of related experience in either of the following areas of specialization:
 Programming: designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining enterprise web-based or desktop applications, and maintaining enterprise web application servers
 Application Sustainment: evaluating and implementing municipal software systems or components thereof, providing reporting and analysis services, and providing business analysis and project management services.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $48.87 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2022 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. Relocation assistance may be provided to the successful applicant.


Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials.
To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 22-119 by the application deadline.
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The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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