Int Business Systems Analyst

Nova Scotia Power’s greatest source of energy is our people. In a culture focused on safety and our customers, we’re committed to providing exceptional electricity service to Nova Scotians and rewarding careers for our employees. We’re hiring solution-minded people excited to help us grow into the future. We are currently looking to fill the position of Intermediate Business Systems Analyst- Modern Workplace Technologies.


Under the direction of the Digital Services Support Lead, the Intermediate Business Systems Analyst – Modern Workplace Technologies will be responsible for providing responsive and predictable delivery of IT services to internal customers leveraging an array of software and hardware technologies. The successful candidate will also be responsible to maintain and manage technology assets including software, hardware and cloud services. He/she/they will participate as required on Modern Workplace technology projects and work closely with the broader IT teams to deliver exceptional technical support and customer service across Nova Scotia Power and Emera Canadian Affiliated Companies. To be successful, this role is required to work on-site at Nova Scotia Power headquarter in Halifax. There will be some province-wide travel required at times.

Skills, Capabilities and Experience

The successful candidate will have a University degree or diploma in a computer related discipline and between two and five plus (2-5+) years’ experience in client facing technical support roles. An understanding and experience utilizing best practice information technology incident and request management processes is required.

The successful candidate will be a technology advocate, comfortable with supporting and promoting the use of technologies from a variety of vendors including Microsoft and Cisco.
To be considered for this role the candidate will need to exhibit a strong desire to learn, be customer focused, self-motivated and have exceptional collaboration and communication skills.

As the ideal candidate you have 2-3 years of experience with the following technologies:

  • Office 365 suite including Teams, Office and Exchange
  • Cisco collaboration technologies including Call Manager and Webex video conferencing
  • End user computing and mobile technologies
  • Virtual desktop technologies
  • SCCM, Microsoft Endpoint Manager
  • ServiceNow

At Nova Scotia Power, our employees are our greatest strength. Our Leadership Competencies set standards that advance our business strategy, deliver results for customers, and provide career development for employees. As the ideal candidate for this position, you speak up on health, safety, and environment issues, and demonstrate a belief that all injuries are preventable. You support flexibility in the workplace and embrace change.

A Business Systems Analyst builds strong collaborative relationships with a commitment to a respectful, inclusive, and productive work environment while demonstrating integrity and a commitment to operational excellence for our customers. Lastly, we encourage you to proactively ask questions and seek information to understand how your work relates to the business goals and make well informed decisions.

In accordance with Emera’s occupational health and safety program and the Emera Vaccine Program, subject to any approved accommodation, all employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. For clarity, “fully vaccinated” means having the number of doses or combination of doses of a vaccine approved by Health Canada or local public health agencies in the jurisdiction in which they will be employed.

Reports to: Digital Services Support Lead.

Form of Application: Click the APPLY button at the end of the online job posting. Complete all required information fields and copy and paste your covering letter and resume into the online form.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.