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Programmer / Analyst

July 9 2021
Categories Information Technology, Internet, Web, E-Commerce, Programming, Development, Database Dev. & Admin., Analyst, Data analyst, BI, Mining, AI
Cambridge, ON


Waterloo Regional Police Service

With more than 1000 sworn and civilian members, the Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS) is looking for a Permanent Full-time and a Temporary Full-time PROGRAMMER/ANALYST to join our team.

The WRPS delivers exceptional police services to more than 575,000 residents. The Waterloo Region is a vital and prosperous community in Southern Ontario that offers the unique combination of a growing urban centre comprised of three municipalities, surrounded by four rural communities. You will work in a community proud of its diversity, and within an organization focused on its people.


You Will:

  • Analyze, design, develop, implement, document and maintain information systems;
  • Assist in the research of new technologies applicable to the advancement of the Service;
  • Build interfaces between existing and new systems to be used both internally and externally;
  • Develop and maintain GIS applications using ESRI Arc Objects;
  • Provide technical training and support to members of the police service;
  • Evaluate, modify and maintain existing software and resources to ensure system functionality; and
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

You Have:

  • A degree or diploma in Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering or related field, plus at least five (5) years' experience in a programming/analytical capacity;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of systems analysis, design, and computer networks (security, sharing, troubleshooting);
  • Previous experience working with programming languages, such as ASP.NET 4.6, ASP.NET MVC, C#, C++, and other related languages;
  • Previous experience working with SQL Server 2014 and Visual Studio 2015 to create complex scripts to match diverse data sets;
  • Previous experience mapping including data movement, data quality and cleansing;
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills required to resolve issues as it pertains to data extraction and mapping; and
  • A valid Class 'G' Ontario driver's licence with no more than six (6) demerit points.

You Are:

  • Able to elicit information to develop highly technical computer applications solutions and troubleshoot technical problems;
  • Able to extract and convert data from multiple sources consistently and in accordance with mandatory guidelines;
  • Able to clearly and concisely provide explanations and direction to end users who are only partially familiar with technical terminology;
  • Able to write computer language;
  • Able to reference and interpret technical manuals and to research the Internet to evaluate various new developments in operating systems and software;
  • Highly organized and able to prioritize tasks and work schedules to efficiently fix database corruptions immediately;
  • A strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills; and
  • Able to meet the testing and police security requirements for the position.

 For further details about this position and a complete job description, please visit our website

 Why join WRPS? 

  • Ongoing professional development
  • Excellent benefits and OMERS pension
  • Dynamic, exciting work environment
  • Strong, supportive leadership
  • Employee fitness and wellness programs
  • 2021 salary range:     $85,635 - $100,747/annually – Full-Time  

 If you're interested in this position, please apply online by Thursday July 22, 2021 at 3pm.

Please ensure you provide all supporting information from current and past employment (if applicable) to specify how you meet the requirements for this position in your online profile. You will be assessed based on the information provided in your application.

If you require accommodation in completing the application process, or with any portion of the application process or interview, please email the WRPS at

Diversity through inclusion – we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected to move forward will be contacted. network