System Analyst

Kanata, Ontario, Canada
Employment Status:
Regular Full-Time

The mandate of the System Analyst is to provide end-to-end business application support and development services for Conversant’s business users. The Systems Analyst will concentrate on providing support for Conversant’s OpenText Content Server/Livelink implementation, and will also assist in the support of Conversant’s other business applications and systems.


  • Perform requirements analysis and create formal requirements documents and use cases.
  • Design, develop and implement custom solutions in OpenText Content Server (LiveLink)
  • Prepare routine software project documentation such as estimates, work specifications, task schedules, test plans, change requests and user guides.
  • Provide maintenance and develop changes for existing OpenText Content Server/Livelink structures and applications
  • Work with business user groups to develop requirements and to select commercial application software solutions to match those requirements.
  • Work with 3rd party software suppliers to deploy, integrate and customize Content Server/SQL Server/.NET based applications.
  • Provide minor integration modifications and SQL database modifications to existing applications.
  • Develop data migration utilities and perform data migration/verification.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues and identify modifications needed in existing applications to meet changing user requirements.
  • Create user training materials and provide user training for customized applications and utilities.
  • Provides assistance and advice to business users in the effective use of applications and information technology.

Job Requirements:

  • Post-secondary degree in Computer Science or related field or a combination of related experience and education
  • Minimum of 3 years development experience developing OpenText Content Server/Livelink structures and solutions (Categories, Attributes, Workflows, Appearances, Custom Views, Forms, Web Forms, and Live Reports)
  • Working knowledge of MS Office products, MS Visio, Microsoft Project
  • Strong project skills including the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and manage change
  • Strong analytical, communication (listening, verbal and written), and problem-solving skils

Job Assets:

  • Development experienced using Oscript, Livelink Builder, Livelink API and Open Text Content Server Web Services
  • Experience with HTML, XML CSS, Java and JavaScript
  • MS SQL Server development or administration experience
  • MS SQL Reporting Services or other business intelligence reporting systems experience
  • Experience supporting  ERP, financial accounting or legal matter management systems such as MS Navision, or Pattsy WAVE.
  • Experience supporting or working with other document management systems such as Sharepoint, Documentum or FileNet.


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“Conversant Intellectual Property Management Inc.” is the new name of MOSAID Technologies Incorporated.