BI Reporting Analyst

Role: BI Reporting Analyst

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established, and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are:  Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services. 

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as a BI Reporting Analyst for immediate opportunities with clients in Edmonton.  Strong intermediate and senior Analysts only to apply.   

 

 

The successful candidates possess demonstrated experience in the following areas:

 

DUTIES:

  • Performs business analysis using various techniques, e.g. statistical analysis, explanatory and predictive modeling, data mining. Determines best practices and develops actionable insights and recommendations for the current business operations. Works directly with the internal or external client to identify analytical requirements. May help to produce ad hoc data and reports. May assist in implementing or developing systems to capture business operation information. May occasionally guide less experienced business data analysts.
  • Provide insights to the leadership team on impact of strategic initiatives on key metrics and help them track progress towards goals.
  • Provide teams with ad-hoc analysis, automated reports and web-based dashboards, and self-service reporting tools to make access to data easy for decision makers across the organization.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams including Customer Success, Product, Marketing, Engineering, and Analytics to design and build analytics and reporting tools that are instrumental to constantly improve customer experience.
  • Identify opportunities for developing new data sources, and provide technical leadership around making those data sources high-quality and broadly available.

SKILLS:

  • Analytics experience and someone who has supported dashboards from data sources around the organization. We need do someone who has the math and stats background who can build the analytics projects.
  • Excellent communication – written and verbal – in person and remote. They will need to work across multiple locations.
  • BI Reporting tools (Tableau experience).
  • 5 years of experience in generating and presenting insights from marketing/product/customer care data. Experience in content analysis, advanced analytics, measurement and optimization.
  • Fluency in data analysis, including defining KPIs, statistical and predictive modeling concepts, descriptive statistics, experimental design and multivariate A/B testing.
  • Good understanding of data structures and pipelines. Experience with data instrumentation, interpretation and visualization tools (e.g., Mode, Tableau).
  • Exceptional SQL skills and experience working with granular web clickstream data and behavior tracking tools like SiteCatalyst.
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to interact with business leaders to make business recommendations.
  • Experience in programming languages and stats packages (e.g. Python, R) is a plus; comfortable creating re-usable data sets with high-quality data.
  • Detail-oriented with superior organizational skills.

 DESIRABLE:

  • Software development skills (Java, Python).

Education: Advanced degree in mathematics, statistics, engineering or related field. PhD in a related field a plus.

 

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors. 

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number JK:BI in the subject line to [email protected]

 

Java Developer – Regina

Role: Java Developer - Regina

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer-oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions. ARC operates out of 4 regions in Canada–Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Regina and in the US – and services a broad base of private and public sector clients. Service delivery is focused in five main technology solution verticals: Systems Delivery, Enterprise Information Management, Mobile Solutions, Training and Managed Services; with industry expertise in Energy, Utilities, Government, Financial Services and the Public Sector.

 

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as a Java Developer for opportunities with clients in Regina.

 

The successful candidates must possess demonstrated experience in the following areas: 

 

MANDATORY:

 

  • BS/MS in computer science/computer engineering or 4 years of related work experienced combined with a 2 year diploma in a computer systems related discipline from a recognized post-secondary institute.
  • 2+ years of experience developing REST services
  • Strong working knowledge of Java
  • 1+ years experience building or working with RESTful web services via JSON or XML
  • Experience with the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience with unit testing, regression testing and good understanding of CI/CD
  • Experience working with relational database technologies utilizing SQL syntax
  • Solid communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong understanding of the Software design/architecture process
  • Experience with system to system integration (Web Services, RESTful) would be considered an asset.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in written communication.
  • Demonstrated planning and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn business applications.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good customer service and communication skills. Must be comfortable interacting with clients.

 

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, share options and a comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by full time ARC employees or contractors. 

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED -Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number MDO:JD in the subject line to [email protected].

Enterprise Architect

Role: Enterprise Architect

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer-oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions. ARC operates out of 4 regions in Canada–Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Regina and in the US – and services a broad base of private and public sector clients. Service delivery is focused in five main technology solution verticals: Systems Delivery, Enterprise Information Management, Mobile Solutions, Training and Managed Services; with industry expertise in Energy, Utilities, Government, Financial Services and the Public Sector.

 

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as an Enterprise Architectfor upcoming opportunities with clients in Regina, Saskatchewan. Strong intermediate and senior resources only to apply.  The successful candidates must possess demonstrated experience in the following areas. 

 

MANDATORY

 

  1. Working in data processing environment (Minimum 7 years)
  2. Working as an Architect [Technical, Data, Application, Security] (Minimum 4 years)
  3. Ability to work effectively with all levels of an client organization
  4. Successful track record as an Architect.  Specifically, someone who can grasp an organization’s strategy, processes, information, and information technology assets to recommend and implement solutions that meet the needs of the business.
  5. Demonstrable project experience in showing how current and future needs of an organization were met in an efficient, sustainable, agile, and adaptable manner
  6. Interpersonal and leadership skills –team leadership, collaboration, facilitation, and negotiation skills
  7. Ability to explain complex technical issues in a way that non-technical people may understand
  8. Knowledge of IT governance and operations
  9. Comprehensive knowledge of hardware, software, application, and systems engineering
  10. Project and program management planning and organizational skills
  11. Customer service orientation
  12. Time management and prioritization
  13. Systems Thinking – the ability to see how parts interact with the whole (big picture thinking)
  14. Expertise in integrating disparate systems and technologies
  15. Experience in developing architectural standards and guidelines
  16. A minimum of 2 client references from your most recent projects are required to confirm these mandatory’s

 

DESIRABLE

 

  1. Experience of working in Government, Crown Corps or the Utilities sector (oil, gas, power, etc.)
  2. Experience designing solution in multiple technical environments
  3. Experience designing Enterprise applications
  4. TOGAF Certificaiton
  5. Deep knowledge of enterprise architecture principles and practices. Familiarity with formal enterprise architecture frameworks such as Zachman. Deep understanding and experience with business capability modelling, agile architecture.
  6. Experience working on a legacy replacement project from discovery through implementation.
  7. Experience facilitating business process re-engineering on a project
  8. Demonstrated exemplary written and oral communication skill
  9. Ability to manage conflict and achieve consensus (decisions)

Degree designations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria for our selection.

 

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors.  For employees wishing to move to Regina, ARC provides a relocation subsidy.  Travel and living will be provided for those candidates willing to travel to work in Regina from other regions in Canada (ideally from one of ARC’s three offices: Edmonton, Calgary or Toronto)

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  Please forward your resume clearly displaying the reference number EA:SASK in the subject line to [email protected]

.NET/Java Developer

.NET/Java Developer

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are: Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services.

ARC Business Solutions Inc. Is currently seeking Developers in a range of specialities (i.e., .NET/Java). This is for immediate opportunities for individuals from Canada who are interested in contract opportunities in the USA. Must be willing to relocate.  Strong intermediate and senior developer resources only to apply.

To be considered for a developer role in .NET/Java the successful candidate must possess demonstrated experience with several for the following tools, software and methods:

  • Visual Studio 2010
  • .NET 3.5/4.0
  • WPF/WCF/WF/.NET Services
  • NET
  • NET
  • C#
  • C++
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Sharepoint 2007/2010
  • Oracle DBMS
  • J2EE
  • Oracle Developer
  • Oracle ADF
  • Oracle Forms, Reports, PL/SQL
  • Crystal Reports
  • JavaScript
  • ASP/VB Script
  • HTML
  • XML/XSLT
  • CSS
  • Testing tools
  • Integration tools
  • Waterfall and/or Agile (scrum) delivery methodologies

Degree designations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science), IT Diploma (e.g., NAIT) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria of our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package.  These positions can be filled by full time ARC employees or contractors.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GM:D in the subject line to [email protected]

Project Manager

Role - Project Manager - Cloud Based

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer orientated information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Sore business verticals are: Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services.

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as a Project Manager for immediate opportunities with a client in Edmonton.  Strong intermediate and senior level Project Managers only to apply.

ROLE:  PROJECT MANAGER

The successful candidate must possess demonstrated experience in the following areas:

MANDATORY:

  1. Minimum 5 years working in a data processing environment
  2. Experience implementing cloud based HRIS and Payroll systems
  3. Recent experience working as a Project Manager
  4. Demonstrated experience establishing and/or operating the following project control processes on multiple projects: schedule management, issue management, risk management, status reporting, change control, budget/effort management
  5. Ability to work effectively with all levels of the client organization
  6. Experience with projects spanning the full systems development life cycle
  7. Excellent written and oral communication skills in a large organization
  8. A successful track record

DESIRABLE:         

  1. PMP Certified
  2. Experience using recognized systems development life cycle methodologies (waterfall, agile/scrum)
  3. Experience in requirements gathering
  4. Experience managing multiple projects
  5. Experience leading large projects in excess of one million dollars
  6. Experience leading projects that deliver solutions across multiple technical environments and in complex settings
  7. Experience using MS-Project or other project management tools
  8. Experience with projects spanning multiple technical environments
  9. Experience with projects having aggressive schedules
  10. Experience with risk and quality management processes
  11. Experience with modeling tools
  12. Experience with Enterprise Content Management (ECM) projects
  13. Familiarity with Web 2.0 and SOA (Service Orientated Architecture)

Degree destinations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria for our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, share options and a comprehensive benefit package.  These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors.

We thank all applications for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GK:PM in the subject line to [email protected] .  

Systems Administrator

Role: Systems Administrator

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established, growing and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are:  Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services.   

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a senior individual with experience in Systems and Server and Network Administration with a Managed Services background for immediate opportunities in the Metro-Edmonton, Alberta area.   

ROLE:  SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

The successful candidates must possess the ability to perform the following functions as a part of a major Infrastructure transition:

Required Skills:

  • Setup and management of MS Windows Server environments
  • Backup technologies for Virtualized environments Installation and Configuration of Veeam Backup or equivalent Replication Software
  • P2V Server Migrations
  • Installation, Configuration, and Administration of Exchange 2010 and higher
  • Strong knowledge of Active Directory
  • Hands on experience configuring routers, access points, network switches and phone systems
  • Strong understanding of Office 365
  • Strong understanding of Azure
  • Storage infrastructure skills
  • Powershell skills are an asset
  • Analyze and document full network environments
  • Strong vendor management skills
  • Excellent client facing communication skills
  • Good planning and time management skills

Additional Desired Skills: 

  • Experience with iOS would be beneficial
  • Minimum 3 years Managed Services experience
  • Experience with designing, implementing and managing network security solutions
  • Experience installing, maintaining and troubleshooting SharePoint environments
  • Experience installing, maintaining and troubleshooting SQL Server environments
  • Microsoft Certifications – MCP, MCSA
  • Command Line Interface (CLI) skills for network equipment is highly beneficial
  • UTM experience

Degree designations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science, MBA) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria for our selection.

Travel within the Greater Edmonton area for onsite support will occasionally be necessary.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number ML:SA in the subject line to [email protected].  

Quality Assurance Analyst

Role: Quality Assurance Analyst

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are:  Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management and Managed Services. 

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience for complex analysis of both IT and Business functions and the ability to translate Business and Technical requirements into Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test Cases, Traceability Matrices, and other quality control and quality assurance program tools for immediate opportunities with clients in Edmonton, Toronto, Calgary & Regina.  Strong intermediate and senior resources only to apply.   

The successful candidates must possess demonstrated experience in the following areas: 

  1. Writing and executing application test strategies, test plans, test cases, test scripts and test completion reports, deriving test cases from use cases
  2. 3+ yrs directly related experience – Manual test creation and execution using Microsoft Word and Excel
  3. 3+ yrs experience reporting on test execution using standard templates and creating new metrics reporting as required
  4. 3+ yrs Quality Control and Quality Assurance program analysis and process improvement leadership
  5. 3+ yrs system testing in a full-time analysis and/or testing role on major applications
  6. Create regression tests, build acceptance tests (BAT), and smoke tests
  7. Creating test data
  8. Business requirements analysis and business process analysis
  9. Using problem tracking tools
  10. Using SQL to query data

Related desirable skills include:

  1. Business Analysis experience
  2. 2+ yrs Automated test creation and execution automated test tools (e.g. HP Quality Centre and/or Quick Test Professional or equivalent)
  3. Experience in the use of requirements traceability tools and processes
  4. Testing experience with Oracle Forms, Java and/or .NET applications
  5. Leading a team of testers
  6. Experience in data conversion testing
  7. Client facing, written and oral skills are essential
  8. Experience with testing tools to support testing (quality control) activities
  9. Project Management experience
  10. Financial Institution work flow and processing

Degree/Diploma and/or vendor technical certifications (e.g. CSTE, CSQA) are desirable criteria for our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GM:QAA in the subject line to [email protected].  

 

Developer

Developer

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are: Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services.

ARC Business Solutions Inc. Is currently seeking Developers in a range of specialities (i.e., .NET, Java and/or Oracle). This is for immediate opportunities with clients in Edmonton, Toronto, Calgary & Regina.  Strong intermediate and senior developer resources only to apply.

To be considered for a developer role in .NET, Java and/or Oracle, the successful candidate must possess demonstrated experience with several for the following tools, software and methods:

  • Visual Studio 2010
  • .NET 3.5/4.0
  • WPF/WCF/WF/.NET Services
  • NET
  • NET
  • C#
  • C++
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Sharepoint 2007/2010
  • Oracle DBMS
  • J2EE
  • Oracle Developer
  • Oracle ADF
  • Oracle Forms, Reports, PL/SQL
  • Crystal Reports
  • JavaScript
  • ASP/VB Script
  • HTML
  • XML/XSLT
  • CSS
  • Testing tools
  • Integration tools
  • Waterfall and/or Agile (scrum) delivery methodologies

Degree designations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science), IT Diploma (e.g., NAIT) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria of our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package.  These positions can be filled by full time ARC employees or contractors.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GM:D in the subject line to [email protected]

Business Analyst

Role: Business Analyst

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established, and customer oriented information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Core business verticals are:  Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services. 

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as a Business Analyst for immediate opportunities with clients in Edmonton, Toronto, Calgary & Regina. Strong intermediate and senior Business Analysts only to apply.   

The successful candidates possess demonstrated experience in the following areas:

 MANDATORY:

  1. Minimum 4 years working in data processing environment
  2. Working as a Business Analyst for a minimum of three years
  3. Ability to work effectively with all levels of the client organization
  4. A successful track record
  5. A minimum of 2 client references from your most recent projects are required to confirm these mandatory’s

 DESIRABLE:

  1. Experience of working in Government, Crown Corps or the Utilities sector (oil, gas, power, etc.)
  2. Recent Business Analyst experience in delivering solutions to Provincial Departments
  3. Member of the IIBA and possess a CBAP certification (or in progress)
  4. Experience documenting business rules, processes and data models
  5. Experience developing business cases or business case summaries
  6. Experience developing Use Cases
  7. Experience in Business Process Reengineering
  8. Experience facilitating workshops or JAD sessions
  9. Experience with Rational Unified Process (RUP) or UML
  10. Experience in QA test planning, testing support and execution
  11. Experience with projects spanning multiple technical environments
  12. Experience working on an Enterprise applications
  13. Experience working within an Enterprise Architecture environment
  14. Experience with secure exchange of electronic documents between stakeholders
  15. Experience working in an Oracle development environment
  16. Experience working in a Crystal report development environment
  17. Experience implementing web-based solutions

Degree designations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science, MBA) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria for our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, and comprehensive benefits package. These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GM:BA in the subject line to [email protected].  

Project Manager

Role: Project Manager

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is an established and customer orientated information technology solution provider with proven abilities to incorporate strategy, creativity and technical aspects into business solutions.  Sore business verticals are: Professional IT Services, Enterprise Content Management, Utility Services and Managed Services.

ARC Business Solutions Inc. is currently seeking individuals with experience as a Project Manager for immediate opportunities with clients in Edmonton, Toronto, Calgary & Regina.  Strong intermediate and senior level Project Managers only to apply.

The successful candidate must possess demonstrated experience in the following areas:

MANDATORY:

  1. Minimum 7 years working in a data processing environment
  2. Recent experience working as a Project Manager
  3. Demonstrated experience establishing and/or operating the following project control processes on multiple projects: schedule management, issue management, risk management, status reporting, change control, budget/effort management
  4. Ability to work effectively with all levels of the client organization
  5. Experience with projects spanning the full systems development life cycle
  6. Excellent written and oral communication skills in a large organization
  7. A successful track record
  8. Minimum direct report team size of three (3) not including PM position
  9. A minimum of 2 client references from your most recent projects are required to confirm these mandatory’s

DESIRABLE:         

  1. Experience working in Government, Crown Corps or the Utilities sector (oil, gas, power, etc)
  2. Recent project management experience in the delivery solutions to Provincial Departments
  3. PMP Certified
  4. Experience using recognized systems development life cycle methodologies (waterfall, agile/scrum)
  5. Experience in requirements gathering
  6. Experience managing multiple projects
  7. Experience leading large projects in excess of one million dollars
  8. Experience leading projects that deliver solutions across multiple technical environments and in complex settings
  9. Experience using MS-Project or other project management tools
  10. Experience with projects spanning multiple technical environments
  11. Experience with projects having aggressive schedules
  12. Experience with risk and quality management processes
  13. Experience with modeling tools
  14. Experience with Enterprise Content Management (ECM) projects
  15. Familiarity with Web 2.0 and SOA (Service Orientated Architecture)

Degree destinations (e.g., Bachelor of Science, Computing Science) and/or vendor technical certifications are desirable criteria for our selection.

We offer a competitive salary, profit sharing, share options and a comprehensive benefit package.  These positions can be filled by fulltime ARC employees or contractors.

We thank all applications for their interest; however only candidates considered for interviews will be contacted.  We will be conducting interviews immediately.  TO BE CONSIDERED – Please forward your resume clearly displaying reference number GM:PM in the subject line to [email protected] .