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BC Public Service

ISL 24R - Security Analyst

Victoria, BC
Full Time
4 days ago
69,185 to 78,814 per year
Posting Title

ISL 24R - Security Analyst

Position Classification

Information Systems R24




Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$69,185.43 - $78,814.47 annually plus 6.6% Temporary Market Adjustment

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Attorney General

Ministry Branch / Division

Information Systems Branch

Job Summary

An excellent opportunity to join this dynamic team and apply your technological skills

Within the Ministry of Attorney General, the Information Systems Branch (ISB) provides effective, efficient, collaborative and quality information management and information technology (IM/IT) advice and services to the justice and public safety sector and government enterprises. As a key enabler of the sector's digital transformation, ISB supports client business needs while coordinating data and technology investments to provide common capabilities, integrated services, reusable data, and better value for money.

The Security Analyst conducts Threat Risk Assessments and leads the development of policies and standards for security information systems. This role alsoinvestigates incidents, threats, and exposures,and develops andimplements controls and risk-reducing measures to mitigate the threat of future exposures.

Job Requirements:
  • Degree, diploma, certification or equivalent in the computer science field; OR,
  • Completion of course work leading to a designation as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and two (2) years of related experience in the cyber security field; OR,
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.
  • Minimum two (2) years experience in identifying and evaluating IM/IT risks from a business and technological standpoint.

Preference may be given to applicants with:
  • Professional designation in one or more of the following:
    • Certified in Cybersecurity (CC)
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Cloud Certified Professional (CCSP)
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

For questions regarding this position, please contact .

About this Position:
An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and/or permanent vacancies.

Working for the BC Public Service:
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.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service can help Indigenous applicants (First Nations [status or non-status],Métis or Inuit) interested in BC Public Service job positions.

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements list above.

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) - You will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. 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 how you obtained your relevant experience. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:

Enhanced Security Screening will be required.

The BC Public Service COVID-19 Vaccination Policy defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service. More information can be found here .

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 at the bottom of the posting.

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Category

Information Management/Information Technology
Information Technology Management and Executive