PCL Construction Applications Analyst in Edmonton, Alberta

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At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in your community. PCL offers competitive compensation packages, and a chance to be an owner in our 100-percent employee-owned company. We not only reward you financially, but give you challenging assignments and a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.

Whether you are looking for a corporate or construction career, exciting opportunities are waiting for you. Our people have helped us stand out as a leading general contracting organization, which is why we are always looking for new talent-individuals who can bring innovative solutions and thinking to every project.

We are seeking an experienced Applications Analyst for our Industrial Management District office located in Edmonton, AB


  • Programs and tests enhancements to In-House developed and supported applications.

  • Performs routine maintenance to In-House developed and supported applications.

  • Ability to analyze/resolve general issues and implement solutions.

  • Develops applications that utilize In-House Software Development Life Cycle.

  • Understanding of current applications to help assist providing solutions for necessary enhancements and maintenance.

  • Creates and/or updates documentation that benefits end-users and/or other IT personnel.

  • Conducts research of new technologies or to answer technical questions that arise.

  • Develops project estimates.

  • Works in some aspects of functional and technical specifications in the implementation lifecycle.

  • Mitigates risks associated with projects, which have basic-medium technical complexity and/or involve significant challenges to the business.

  • Responds to application errors.

  • Maintains good level of proficiency in software and other technologies supported by In-House like .NET Framework, 3rd party suite of controls, mobile devices/Kiosk.

  • Attends mandatory training and meetings.

  • Maintains an accurate record of hours spent on Basecamp tasks and projects.

  • Participates in company technology projects as needed.

  • Provides support to the team leads to help ensure that all projects and requests are successfully completed.

  • Performs other related duties to support the needs of the Information Services department.

  • Ability to work in a team setting environment with other IT professionals and consultants.

  • Provides the necessary level of project management and control to keep all assigned projects on schedule.

  • Conducts business area analysis, requirements definition, logical and detailed design, coding, testing, and implementation for all assigned development projects, according to departmental policies and procedures. Must be able to successfully complete medium-sized development projects in a timely and cost effective manner with minimal supervision.

  • Provides full support for all assigned In-House application systems. System support includes, but is not limited to: problem resolution, user support, and system maintenance.

  • Provides technical assistance to application developers/end users.

  • Understands business requirements and able to assist solutions accordingly.

  • Assists in development of specifications for project work if necessary.


  • Post-secondary degree.

  • 0-5 years’ experience in a related industry.

  • Understanding of Interfaces, APIs, and Form Customizations.

  • Basic understanding of Performance Tuning.

  • Understanding of WEB technologies and SOA

  • Understanding of scripting languages.

  • Aptitude for analytical thinking and problem solving.

  • Willingness to increase existing knowledge and learn new skills.

  • Understanding of Business Intelligence systems.

  • Ability to provide technical assistance to application developers/end users.

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Job: Applications Analyst

Title: Applications Analyst

Location: Alberta-Edmonton

Requisition ID: 160000KB