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Applications Support Analyst

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085629 Requisition #

Position Description:

The Barrick Nevada (BNV) Technology and Systems (TAS) Applications Support Analyst ensures technical systems, applications, related tools and utilities, are effectively supported, monitored and kept in a high state of availability to efficiently serve BNV business needs.  They work closely with other BNV TAS functions including Technical Services, Service Delivery and Cyber Security and Compliance to implement, improve and support solutions that are critical in driving business value.  They will support one or more of the following application areas;

  • Fleet Management, Dispatch, Mine Engineering & Planning

  • Spatial, Exploration, CAD and Environmental

  • Operational & Process measurements data acquisition, storage and reporting

  • Safety & Health, risk assessment and real-time safety / environmental monitoring


  • Liaise between BNV business groups to address incidents/issues/inquiries of an IT solution; providing support and guidance to improve efficiency and effectiveness of applications.

  • Identify performance bottlenecks, design and implement solutions to enhance output from systems.

  • Ensure newly implemented digital mining systems are received, documented, and maintained in a high-state of availability for the business.

  • Maintain BNV TAS application and infrastructure documentation and standards.

  • Respond to break/fix issues and perform root cause analysis to help improve stability through prevention of future incidents.

  • Work with various TAS team members to resolve technical incidents.

  • Develop, maintain and improve vendor relationships to facilitate meeting BNV business goals through technology solutions.

  • Provide support and guidance to improve efficiency and effectiveness of business applications.

  • Identify, design, and implement solutions to enhance systems.

  • Rotate through an on-call roster on a periodic basis. Perform other duties as required.



  • Two (2) year technical degree and/or certification preferred.

  • Four (4) year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline considered.

  • Industry certifications considered.

  • Experience working within a business environment technical support function preferred.

  • Familiarity with mining technical applications preferred; Fleet Management, Dispatch, Mine Engineering and Planning systems, Spatial, Exploration, CAD, Environmental systems, Operational and Process measurements data acquisition, storage, reporting systems, and Safety and Health systems.

  • Mining experience preferred.

  • Exceptional safety, performance, and attendance records required.



What we can Offer You 

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable

  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact

  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team

  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining

  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless

  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Barrick locations

  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


About Barrick


Barrick is the gold industry leader with a vision of wealth generation through responsible mining; wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.  Our objective is to maintain and grow industry-leading margins, driven by innovation and our digital transformation; managing our portfolio and allocating capital with discipline and rigor; and leveraging our distinctive partnership culture as a competitive advantage. We aim to cultivate a high-performance culture defined by the following principles: a deep commitment to partnership, consistent execution, operational excellence, disciplined capital allocation, and continual self-improvement. We are obsessed with talent, and seek out fresh perspectives and challenging ourselves to think differently as we transform Barrick into a leading 21st century company.


Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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