IT Systems Development – Student Work Placement (Ottawa (Downtown), ON, CA)

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City : Ottawa

Category : Other

Industry : Banking/Financial

Employer : Bank of Canada[:fr]Banque du Canada

IT Systems Development - Student Work Placement

Take a central role
The Bank of Canada has a vision to be “a leading central bank—dynamic, engaged and trusted—committed to a better Canada.” No other employer in the country offers you the unique opportunity to work at the very center of Canada’s economy, in a diverse and inclusive organization with significant impact on the economic and financial well-being of all Canadians. You will be challenged, energized and motivated to excel in an environment where we are reinventing central banking, renewing ways of doing business and reinforcing a culture of innovation.

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About the position

You will be part of a dynamic team working to respond to evolving business needs at the center of Canada’s economy. There is no better place to enhance the knowledge you are gaining through your studies. 


In this IT development and support role you will work with a highly customized third-party trading application called Findur, adding enhancements, fixing bugs and supporting the application.  


Knowledge and Skills

  • You are passionate, determined and open minded
  • Team player
  • You communicate in a clear and concise manner
  • SQL, multipurpose programming language such as Java, Python, etc

Your education and experience
Currently enrolled in a college or a university undergraduate program in a field related to computer science, engineering or equivalent.
Priority will be given to candidates who have already completed their third year at a university or college.


Knowledge of Java -Eclipse -SQL -SQL Developer -PL/SQL -Python -Unix -Visual Basic -Oracle Database – SVN – Subversion - Microsoft Office Suite



What you need to know

  • Language requirement: English or French essential
  • Priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents
  • Security level required: Reliability or Secret 
  • There will be no relocation assistance provided
  • Please save a copy of the job poster. Once the closing date has passed, it will no longer be available.
  • In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and further to public health guidelines, preventative measures are being taken to ensure health and safety during the recruitment process. All interviews are conducted via Skype.  


We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


What you can expect from us
This is a great opportunity to join a leading organization and be part of a high-performing team.


  • Salaries are based on qualifications and experience and typically range from $22.55 to $26.31 (job grade )


We strive to make our policies, programs and workplace more inclusive, respectful and barrier-free. We encourage applications from women, Indigenous peoples, veterans, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.

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