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BC Public Service

ISL 24R - Senior Test Analyst

Victoria, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
66,557 to 75,884 per year
Posting Title

ISL 24R - Senior Test Analyst

Position Classification

Information Systems R24




Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$66,557.72 - $75,884.38 annually plus 6.6% Temporary Market Adjustment

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date


BC Public Service -> Ministry of Finance

Ministry Branch / Division

Information Management Branch/Corporate Services Division

Job Summary

Senior Test Analyst
Information Systems R24

There are currently 2 permanent positions available.
An eligibility list may be established for future permanent and/or temporary vacancies.
We offer flexible work arrangements, including the opportunity to volunteer to telework (with conditions) as set out in applicable employer policies.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that 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 .

An excellent opportunity to apply your analytical expertise

The Information Management Branch (IMB) delivers a full suite of information management and technology services to the Ministry of Finance and Office of the Premier, as well as Government House, Ministers' Offices, and a number of boards and commissions. In partnership with our clients, we deliver technology enabled business transformation; design, build and maintain business applications, operate the ministry's service desk, and provide infrastructure planning, business process mapping, change management support, project management and investment planning as well as information technology security and privacy support. Although our work is centered on technology, our success comes from relationship building and a customer centric lens.

The Senior Test Analyst is responsible for delivering quality and consistent testing services across IMB on IM/IT initiatives. This will include working with a range of stakeholders, internal and external to IMB, to improve business systems and operational efficiencies. This role is responsible for initially identifying and subsequently defining the required tests, monitoring the test coverage and evaluating the overall quality experienced when testing.

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 live. 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 information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia ( .

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact . 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 , 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.

Job Requirements:
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 or Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
  • Minimum 6 years of relevant testing experience in an IM/IT setting
  • Experience with test methods and processes (e.g. writing test strategies/test plans, setting up test environments, regression testing, performance testing, defect management)
  • Experience working across multiple teams, projects, and applications
  • Experience with one (1) or more testing tools
  • Experience with one (1) or more software methodologies
  • Preference may be given to applicants with:
    • CSTP/ISTQB certification
    • Experience in test automation including planning, assessments, script development & maintenance

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 - A resume is required as part of your application; however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.

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.

Job Category

Information Management/Information Technology

Additional Information
Information Technology Management and Executive