The Opportunity

Moncton, NB | Fredericton, NB | Saint John, NB | Halifax, NS | St. John's, NL
Information Technology
Full-time - Permanent
Competition Number: 03-2407

Work Location: Office, Remote or Hybrid from Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Lottery (AL) is seeking an IT Operations Analyst. Location is flexible within Atlantic Canada with occasional travel to Moncton, NB.

As an IT Operations Analyst, you will primarily be responsible for monitoring, setting alerts and closure of issues identified by our Operational Monitoring tools. This would include monitoring services and service levels, maintaining all operations knowledge bases and system tuning. You will provide business process design, documentation, and recommendations for improvement.

Closing Date: June 4, 2023

What you'll do


  • Work closely with the Operations and IT departments to recommend and implement process improvement initiatives.
  • Review and analyze reports on metrics from Operations team / APM tools and work alongside IT department to determine technical approaches and solutions to increase process efficiency.
  • Ensure clean and accurate documentation that may include aspects, such as business requirements, technical specifications, and present findings in the form of reports.
  • Define scope and objectives for projects following meetings with Operations and IT teams.
  • Liaison routinely with various stakeholders to determine the status and efficiency of new initiatives.
  • Develop business cases and/or project summaries; prepare needs analysis and problem definition; identify current state, desired future state, and gap.
  • Working on special projects as required.

What you'll need


Education and Experience:

  • 3+ years' experience with systems, analytics (operational, etc.) and/or relevant experience.
  • Basic networking skills.
  • Basic understanding of infrastructure: SAN, Core Compute, firewalls, switches, backups.
  • Experience working with ITSM tools and technologies.
  • Experience working with APM tools and technologies.
  • Experience documenting process, guidelines and procedures.
  • Ability to manipulate and work efficiently with large amounts of data.
  • Must be 19 years of age or older to apply.

Professional Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills, using a combination of tools.
  • Ability to translate analytical findings into recommendations.
  • Collaborates well with others.
  • Excellent organizational skills and self-motivated.
  • Translate user requirements from the business.
  • Knowledge sharing with other team members.
  • Customer service mindset.


  • Lottery and gaming knowledge

AL Benefits:

  • Extended health coverage that includes medical, dental, and vision.
  • Basic life insurance, disability, and wellness programs.
  • Defined Benefit Pension Plan.
  • Three weeks of vacation annually (pro-rated) and 13 paid statutory holidays.
  • Three personal leave days per year.
  • Two volunteer days per year.
  • Short-term incentive program based on personal and corporate performance.
  • Career advancement opportunities.

Recruitment Process: The last couple of years has accelerated change across our workplace, including our hiring practices! As a result, throughout your application process, you may be asked to connect with us virtually, and may not be required to meet in-person. All interviews are conducted in English, our working language, unless otherwise stated.

Internal Employees: Internal Employees interested in this opportunity must be in "good standing," which includes meeting expectations on their last performance review. Performance improvement plans, disciplinary action, attendance, mandatory training, and other performance related items will also be taken into consideration when determining the applicant's "good standing" status.

We're looking for

Core Skills

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A little bit about us

Atlantic Lottery

Our players have been having fun and "dreaming big" since 1976 when Atlantic Lottery started offering lottery games on behalf of the governments of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island. The game options have grown and changed over the years and so has our workforce! Today's Atlantic Lottery has more than 600 employees, who are the heart and soul of our business. We offer everything from dare-to-dream draw games to online bingo; breakopen tickets to sports wagering; and games in social settings and on the internet. With games come winners - big and small wins every day - but the best thing about lottery games is that when you choose to play with us, everyone benefits. 100% of our profits go back into our communities. That feels good! #ProudToBeAL

We are proud, gritty, community-minded, and punch above our weight. Being Atlantic Canadian means that we work hard and we know how to have fun. It also means that we genuinely care for each other as co-workers, neighbours, and friends.

Now that you can work from anywhere, your best life is waiting in Atlantic Canada. At Atlantic Lottery, you can choose to live and work in any of our four Atlantic provinces. Explore living East:

Are you interested?

Work With Us

We are committed to fostering 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 our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal/educational background checks prior to employment.