IS 21R - Programmer Analyst

BC Public Service - Victoria, BC (30+ days ago)

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Programmer Analyst
Information Systems R21

One (1) full-time position available
Position located in Victoria, BC
An eligibility list may be established
Due to present physical distancing requirements related to COVID-19, the recruitment process for this competition will take place virtually.

An excellent opportunity for a dedicated IT professional

Service BC (SBC) Division is government’s leading provider of citizen and business-centred services. Through our province-wide network of over 60 in-person service centres and a province-wide Contact Centre, we provide over 600 services on behalf of close to 40 partner ministries and agencies.
Through BC Registries and Online Services, we provide trusted registry services including the Corporate Registry, Personal Property Registry, Manufactured Home Registry, OneStop Business Registry and BC Online. We also have an important mandate to deliver secure and privacy-enhancing identity services for citizens and businesses, through the Provincial Identity and Information Management Program, to support access to digital government services and information.

Within Service BC Division, our people and our culture are important to us. We look for people who are motivated to deliver an excellent service experience to citizens, businesses, colleagues, peers, clients and partners. Our vision is to deliver innovation, value, and service excellence to the citizens of British Columbia and our aspirational goal is to become a best-in-class public service delivery organization. We believe in being kind and helpful, and we are committed to delivering “Service with Heart”.

Post COVID-19: Our vision, in the Strategic Services Branch and within the Analytics & Business Intelligence unit, is to be on the ground floor of the new NORMAL – SBC - Service Delivery Model via all Branches and service channels, to provide current performance and citizen feedback data, via Dashboards to SBC Executive, Directors and Supervisors, in as near to real time, as possible.

The Programmer Analyst is responsible for developing and maintaining business intelligence applications and make changes and enhancements through various phases of the application development lifecycle.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with stunning 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. Consider joining our team and being part of 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 Fei.Zhang@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 Time on the closing date of the competition.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience requirement as outlined below:

Education:
Diploma, certification or equivalent in mathematics or computer science, OR equivalent may be considered.

Experience:
Experience or training in structured or object-oriented programming, along with experience in the development of management information systems and visualization tools;
Advanced SQL experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) and working familiarity with a variety of databases.

Preference:
Preference may be given to applicants with one (1) or more of the following:

Experience and proficiency with Microsoft’s BI platform (Report Builder, Visual Studio, SSIS);
Experience using SQL Server, particularly SSIS and SSRS;
Microsoft certifications such as Business Intelligence Developer on SQL Server or related to business intelligence.

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.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume: 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: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

  • IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history, including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your job-related responsibilities, accountabilities and accomplishments. *Ensure your questionnaire responses are complete as your resume may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.