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The Junior Programmer participates in the development, implementation, support and integration of custom built and commercial off the shelf applications at the Senate that meet the client’s business requirements and are produced to the client’s and IT function’s specifications. Clients include senators, Senate staff and Senate administration.
College diploma or university degree in Computer Science or Information TechnologyAcademic training or work experience in Microsoft development technologies including SQL Server and the .NET Framework (C# or VB.NET)
Knowledge of relational database modelingKnowledge of modern software development techniquesKnowledge of object-oriented programmingKnowledge of database programmingKnowledge of Microsoft development technologies including SQL Server and the .NET Framework (C# or VB.NET)
Action managementAdaptabilityCommunicationDependabilityJudgementTeamwork and cooperationIntegrityRespectService
Ability to make recommendations, estimate level of effort, conduct software installation procedures and document procedures and technical processes.
Some overtime will be required on short notice to achieve project delivery dates, in emergency situations or to meet operational requirements. Candidates will be required to be available on an on-call basis to provide support to clients outside of regular business hours, including weekends and holidays.Candidates must meet the condition(s) of employment at the appointment phase and maintain them for the duration of their employment in this position.Candidates must consent to supply personal information and obtain a security accreditation in order to be eligible for appointment.
Alternative selection tool methods and/or reasonable accommodation for special needs are available upon request.Communication for this process will be sent via email. It is the responsibility of the candidate to ensure accurate contact information is provided and updated as required. You must consent to receiving e-mails from our system in your online profile. The Senate of Canada reserves the right to retain a determined number of candidates who best meet the essential requirements of the position. The Senate of Canada is a separate and distinct employer from the federal public service and is not subject to the Public Service Employment Act. We thank all those who apply to this selection process.The posting closes at 11:59 p.m. EST on the closing date stated above.