This internship opportunity is only open to Nunavut Inuit.
The Sivuliqtiksat Internship Program is a unique on-the-job training program designed for Inuit who are interested in becoming the Systems Support Analyst with the Department of Family Services. The Sivuliqtiksat Internship Program provides professional development opportunities through mentoring, and classroom-based learning. For more information on this program see:
The Systems Support Analyst-Intern will report to the Senior Database Analyst during the Internship Program. The successful candidate of this internship will develop competencies by working directly with the Senior Database Analyst over a three year period. This developmental opportunity will help you gain skills in assessing how the work of the Department fits into the Government’s overall strategy, goals and objectives. You will also be engaged in identifying database specifications including major functional and non-functional requirements; completing technical evaluations and preparing recommendations for management; responding to user request for technical assistance; solving day-to-day application issues and problems; and extracting financial data and statistical data on a monthly basis.
The ideal candidate for this position should have a Diploma from a recognized institution in computer science or in a related field. In addition, you will have one (1) year of related work experience. An ability to communicate in Inuktitut would be an asset in allowing the incumbent to explain issues to stakeholders.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, English and French. Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official language is an asset. Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education and experience may be considered.