Sr Application Specialist

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.


Rogers is seeking a Senior Technical Support Analyst to support Rogers Radio/TV Broadcast applications for our Media IT production environment.  This position reports to the Senior Manager, Media I.T. Delivery at the Rogers downtown Campus located at 1 Mount Pleasant.  Experience with Radio/TV Broadcast application support, Deskside support or other functions within the Media space is key. Proven ability to work with Sales and Broadcast projects to deliver new and enhanced functionality to the business is also key.


What you will be doing...

·         Review and produce detailed functional, design and integration specifications that satisfy user requirements and adhere to development standards.

·         Deliver the implementation of new programs or systems into the non-prod and production environments.

·         Review application software problem reports to provide explanations to vendors for changes as required.

·         Preparation of testing guidelines, system documentation including Requirements Matrix and Solution Design Specification documents.

·         Assist with acceptance testing and the planning and coordination of system deliverables.

·         Post implementation support and review

·         Provide high quality internal, external, ITS and business unit stakeholder communications.

·         Synthesize information into succinct, concise and logical summaries and reports.

·         Maintenance and management functions for Application life cycle

·         Provide support and mentoring to others in the team


What you have...

·         University degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent.

·         Prior experience working with media based application in the broadcast area

·         Excellent knowledge of Windows, Citrix, XenAPP, SQL Server, IIS, .NET and JBOSS environments.

·         Linux (Red Hat) Administration and batch jobs

·         SQL Monitoring and Query authoring

·         Working with the following databases: SQL, MS SQL, MSACCESS

·         Experience working with external software vendors

·         Prior experience with Business Process Management and Software Development Lifecycle methodologies (Waterfall and Agile).

·         Understanding of Database cluster, and High availability configurations.

·         Managing an application portfolio in a multi-tiered environment

·         ITIL processes certificate nice to have


Schedule: Full timeShift: VariableLength of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON Travel Requirements: Up to 25%Posting Category/Function: Technology & Information TechnologyRequisition ID: 131700 Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work: 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at [email protected] to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

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Full time
Toronto, 08 M4Y 2Y5, CA