Information Systems R24
An eligibility list may be established.
This position is excluded from union membership.
An excellent opportunity to join this dynamic team and apply your technological skills
The Risk Management Branch and Government Security Office is accountable for managing the risk to which the provincial public sector is exposed by virtue of its assets, programs and operations, and includes responsibility for loss control, risk financing, identification and transfer, and risk management consulting and advising. The Branch has four major roles: program development and delivery, central agency authority (oversight) including policy development, claims, litigation management, and consulting and advisory services. The Provincial Treasury Information Systems Branch provides Information Management/Information Technology solutions, advice and support to meet the Risk Management Branch’s diverse needs and complex interactive business processes, involving two-way data linkages to numerous external organizations both public and private as well as other ministries.
The Programmer Analyst is responsible for providing analytical and programming support for the development, maintenance and enhancement of business applications for clients of Information Systems Branch (ISB). This includes providing expert technical skills and specific in-depth knowledge of technology, applied to ongoing operations of Information Systems (IS) and Information Management (IM) applications and a variety of associated projects.
If you are excited about evaluating new technologies, providing risk analysis and participating in software releases, we would like to hear from you!
The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.
The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. We acknowledge all Indigenous peoples on whose territories we work and play. We honour their connections to the land and respect the importance of the diverse teachings, traditions, and practices within these territories. Consider joining our team and helping us build an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Tim.Brown@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
Bachelor’s degree in a computing technology field and 3 or more years related experience in a computing technology field;
OR Diploma in related field with 5 years of related work experience in a computing technology field;
OR Certification in related field with 6 years of related work experience in a computing technology field;
OR Grade 12 graduation or GED equivalent plus 7 years of related work experience in a computing technology field;
OR an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Experience in supporting a multi-tier architecture and web based applications in a corporate production environment.
Experience working in small to medium-sized teams (5 to 20 people) on complex applications, with different combinations of team members and roles.
Preference may be given to candidates with the following technical experience:
Experience configuring and supporting Tomcat, and Apache or IIS web servers.
Experience with PL/SQL, or Oracle Database and SQL.
Experience with Web technologies including HTML5 or ASP/JSP.
Experience on Windows and UNIX servers, networking and authentication services.
Experience developing and documenting technical specifications, designing and maintaining data models within an enterprise architecture.
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
Resume required: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.
Questionnaire (BASIC): YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.