Analyst Programmer - Oracle

The Port of Quebec

The Quebec Port Authority (QPA), an autonomous organization with shared governance, pursues the mission of developing maritime trade and thus contributing to the economic development of the Quebec region and that of all of Canada. The APQ draws its revenues from its port, commercial and real estate activities such as the transshipment of solid and liquid bulk, international cruises and the activities of Espaces Dalhousie to name just a few examples. Aware of the strategic geographic positioning as well as the exceptional urban qualities that characterize the territory it occupies, the organization wishes to grow efficiently and in harmony with the human and natural environment in which it operates.

*The Quebec Port Authority adheres to the principle of employment equity and applies an employment equity access program for women, indigenous people, visible minorities and people with disabilities.

**The use of the masculine form is intended only to lighten the text.


Reporting to the Director, Information Technologies and Telecommunications, the incumbent mainly maintains and develops applications using the Oracle database as well as Forms / Reports tools. He thus assumes the following main responsibilities:

  • Meet users to define needs;
  • Carry out preliminary and functional analysis based on identified needs;
  • Carry out the technical implementation (production plan, programming, tests, implementation, etc.);
  • Integrate the applications developed with the system already in place if necessary;
  • Document the systems developed;
  • Prepare and provide training to users on the applications that it puts into production;
  • Ensure the maintenance of existing programs;
  • Convert Forms applications to Apex if necessary;
  • Support users;
  • Perform any other related task.

Note that the analysis proportion is around 35% and the programming proportion is around 65%. However, these percentages could change depending on the needs of the organization.



  • DEC in computer science or information technology or equivalent;
  • Minimum experience of 2 years with Oracle Forms and Reports tools;
  • Good writing skills;
  • Good understanding of written English (intermediate level);
  • Ability to manage priorities;
  • Good analytical and synthesis skills;
  • Logical and practical sense of organization;
  • Flexibility and availability;
  • Rigour;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • Due to the nature of all access granted to the holder, this position requires an absolute level of confidentiality.


  • Experience with Apex tools;
  • Knowledge of the basic notions of a DBA as well as Microsoft development tools (PL/SQL, .NET, Power tools suite (Apps, Automate and BI), etc.).

A combination of education and/or relevant experience may be deemed equivalent.


The APQ offers competitive compensation and a full range of benefits (defined contribution pension plan, comprehensive group insurance plan, occupational health program, comprehensive employee assistance program, etc.) .

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