• Systems Analyst

    Job Location CA-ON-London
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1/10/2019 10:26 AM)
    Job ID
    London Life
    Job Category
    Information Technology
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Financial Services and Banking, Insurance
    Career Level
    Posted End Date
  • Job Description

    Great-West, London Life and Canada Life are members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, which also includes Investors Group Inc. and Mackenzie Financial Corporation. The Information Services organizations of the five companies have combined to form one of the largest I.S. organizations in Canada.


    Consider joining our growing team – one of the largest global IT organizations in Canada.


    Position Overview:

    • The Systems Analyst maintains a “business perspective” through all phases of the problem resolution and systems enhancement. Systems Analysts work closely understand business needs, opportunities and requirements. Working in a team environment, the Systems Analyst is responsible for:
    • Representing the business’ requirements
    • Defining and designing the business functionality of the system
    • Ensuring that the system meets the defined business requirements


    • Defining business problems/opportunities, providing a clear definition and performing benefit analysis
    • Performing business and systems analysis and design, articulating the logical design alternatives and recommending appropriate solutions
    • Performing functional analysis and design, defining and documenting detailed business requirements
    • Contributing to training strategies and business implementation planning

    Qualifications and Competencies:

    • Degree in related discipline (Commerce/Management Information Systems, Business Administration, etc.) or equivalent combination of training and experience
    • Good understanding of business principles and experience with a broad range of different types of business functions
    • Understanding of general IT project methodologies, processes and practices
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills that rely on a structured approach to problem solving
    • Effective internal consulting skills with a strong customer service orientation
    • Communicates in a clear and concise manner, both written and verbal, that is appropriate for the audience
    • Good interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
    • Ability to adapt to change and perform effectively under pressure
    • Effective planning and organizational skills
    • Good understanding of information technology/information systems

    Discover your opportunity….Apply today!


    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities.  If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.


    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.


    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.


    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.



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