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At CMHC, we trust you to get the job done. Since January 2019, we’ve shifted from managing people to managing work. Each employee is 100% autonomous and accountable. You can choose where you need to be and when you need to be there to meet your objectives. You’re in control of your time and are trusted to make the right decisions.

Bilingual Analyst, Business Systems (Position can be based anywhere in Canada)

Help make a difference for Canadians. CMHC’s aspiration is that by 2030, everyone in Canada has a home that they can afford and that meets their needs. All of our programs and activities support this singular goal.

Be part of an inclusive workplace. Diversity and Inclusion guides everything we do at CMHC. We’re taking concrete actions to eradicate racism and advance equity within CMHC and the housing system.



Join the CFO and Corporate Services, where our partners view CMHC as the catalyst for solving housing affordability challenges. 


About the role

The CMHC is constantly evolving to build an inclusive housing system through research, design, innovation and partnerships. As Analyst, Business Systems, you will provide support for the development, implementation and maintenance of the Corporation’s applications, tools and/or business systems and any interfaces to these systems. 




  • Provides analytical support for the creation of reports and quality control checks.
  • Performs data input and output analysis to various Financial systems.
  • Develops and documents functional business requirements, analysis tools and solutions, including enhancements, changes or fixes to business systems in collaboration with senior staff, clients and IT.
  • Coordinates and conducts user acceptance testing to address any potential issues businesses may have and works with the partner to resolve them. • Provides expertise on reporting tools and applications, including developing systems testing to be implemented. 
  • Contributes to internal development of data output methods and data collection.
  • Performs data quality verification activities to ensure system outputs.
  • Provides guidance to the continuous improvement activities for the sector (e.g., programs and runs routine processes to produce data and updates databases accordingly) and liaises with internal and external clients, as well as other stakeholders to clarify issues and opportunities for improvement.
  • Administers and maintains access to all business systems on a regular basis and provides direction and guidance for setting up user accesses to business systems.
  • Provides support as directed during external and internal systems audits.
  • Responds to data requests from clients.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education preferably in a related field, such as business administration or computer science and/or Certification of Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA) designation.
  • Minimum of three years of related experience with increasing responsibilities.
  • Good oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills (tact, judgment and diplomacy).
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis skills.
  • Some project management skills acquired through the management of small to medium-sized projects.
  • Bilingualism (French and English).


 Preferred Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field such as computer science, business administration or commerce with a concentration in IT.


Posting closing date: Note, the competition may remain active until filled.



CMHC has implemented vaccination requirements to align with Government of Canada mandatory vaccination measures for the federal public service.


Vaccination against COVID-19 is mandatory for all CMHC employees, regardless of place of work (teleworking, working remotely or working on-site). CMHC’s vaccination measures, as updated from time to time, are a term and condition of employment.


CMHC requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. If you are the selected candidate, your vaccination status will be verified by an authorized CMHC third party as part of the offer process. If you wish to request an exemption from CMHC’s vaccination requirements on valid human rights-based grounds, you must do so at the offer stage as part of the recruitment process and be approved for an exemption before any offer of employment can be issued.


CMHC is an inclusive workplace where diversity of thought – and of people – are recognized, valued, and considered essential to achieving our aspiration.


We are committed to employment equity and actively encourage applications from women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, veterans and persons of all races, ethnicities, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions. We also welcome applications from non-Canadians who are eligible to work in Canada.


We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


Job Requisition ID: 7588  

Language Designation: Bilingual 

Language Skill Levels (Read/Write/Speak): BBB 

Minimum Base Salary: 56529.25 

Travel Requirement: Limited 

Office Location: Montreal (QC); Calgary (AB); Halifax (NS); Ottawa (ON); Toronto (ON); Vancouver (BC)

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