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Senior P6 Application Specialist - Toronto

Ref no. BHN572632
Location Toronto, Canada
Start date 05/08/2024
Job type Contract 02/05/2025
Job status Closed

Job summary

Matchtech are supporting the recruitment of a Senior P6 Application Specialist to join their team for a 9-month initial contract. This role can either be based from Toronto or Calgary and will require occasional travel to site in Tiverton.

Key skills required for this role

Senior Application Specialist - P6 - SQL50 - P6 Data Tables - API - Extended Schema - EVM


Senior Application Specialist - P6 - SQL50 - P6 Data Tables - API - Extended Schema - EVM

Job description

Senior Applications Specialist

Office location: Toronto or Calgary - Occasional travel to site in Tiverton

Duration: 05-Aug-2024 - 02-May-2025

Job Classification: Construction Services


The Sr. Applications Specialist collaborates with the client to install, administer, configure, update, maintain, and integrate P6 project controls software.

  • Determines client's objectives and needs by reviewing business functions; interviewing personnel; leading small group workshops; gathering information; and evaluating requirements.
  • Designs, configures, implements, and tests solutions by analyzing requirements; planning work via agile stories and sprints; constructing workflow charts and diagrams; studying client system capabilities; writing specifications and estimating both initial work and changes.
  • Maintains application strategy and roadmap, including both business and technical considerations and stakeholders.
  • Serves as a bridge between business and other technical SMEs, working to direct and support the execution of prioritized business needs, including supporting system and data integration needs.
  • Improves solutions and maximizes business value by studying client current practices; designing modifications, use cases, and requirement documents, and by suggesting best practices.
  • Writes and updates procedures, handbooks, and/or job-aids.
  • Provides ongoing support to multiple environments, including Dev, QA, and Production.
  • Provides references for users by writing and maintaining user documentation; providing help desk support; training users.
  • Maintains user confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Applies analytical and technical thinking within areas of assigned responsibility to resolve routine client issues and challenges by identifying possible alternatives and providing and implementing recommendations.
  • Leads application testing activities, including creating scripts and materials; supports and performs unit, system and integrated testing tasks.
  • Works with training team to develop training curriculums and materials and conducts training classes for client.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Overall, enhances, administers, and supports P6 application.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Management, MIS or related field
  • Minimum 6 years' implementation and configuration of P6
  • Minimum 6 years' querying back-end P6 tables using advanced SQL50
  • Strong knowledge of P6 data tables, API, and advanced configuration (e.g., Extended Schema, Project Comparisons, custom roles, EVM)
  • Understanding of software implementation methodologies (waterfall, iterative and incremental)
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Ability to legally work in Canada and obtain Nuclear Facility security clearance


  • Minimum 2 years' experience with construction project controls work
  • Minimum 2 years' work in construction industry

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 40 years’ experience

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