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BC Public Service

ISL 27R - Senior Business Analyst

Abbotsford, BC
Full Time
5 days ago
75,552 to 86,175 per year
Posting Title
ISL 27R - Senior Business Analyst

Position Classification
Information Systems R27


Abbotsford, BC V2S 1H4 CA
Campbell River, BC V9W 6Y7 CA
Cranbrook, BC V1C 7G5 CA
Fort Nelson, BC V0C 1R0 CA
Hope, BC V0X 1L0 CA
Kamloops, BC V2H 1B7 CA
Kelowna, BC V1Z 2S9 CA
Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)
Nanaimo, BC V9T 6L8 CA
Nelson, BC V1L 6K1 CA
Prince George, BC V2N4P7 CA
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0 CA
Surrey, BC V4P 1M5 CA
Vancouver, BC V6B 0N8 CA
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA
Williams Lake, BC V2G 5M1 CA

Salary Range
$75,552.53 - $86,175.83 annually plus 9.9% Temporary Market Adjustment

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Post-Sec Ed & Future Skills

Ministry Branch / Division

Job Summary

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

The Technology and Business Transformation Branch (TBTB) at the Ministry of Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills (PSFS) supports the Information Management and Information Technology requirements of the Ministry. TBTB provides leadership, direction, support and expertise to ensure that all mandated key strategic information management and information technology projects, critical business and other initiatives are delivered in scope, on time, on budget and with the agreed upon functionality and business results. TBTB responsibilities include defining and managing the application development architecture, developing and promoting digital and information technology standards, servicing client line of business information systems and managing system development projects.

The Senior Business Analyst provides business analysis/consulting services and plans ongoing business and technology needs consistent with government and ministry strategic plans, system standards and interfacing requirements. This position provides expert advice to senior staff and leads multiple project teams.

Job Requirements:

• Bachelor's Degree, Diploma, Certification or equivalent in the computer science field and three (3) years of *related experience.
*Related experience must include three (3) years in each of the following:
• Business analysis in a complex technology environment to support system application changes or improvements relating to corporate information technology projects.
• Project management, technical change management, and/or release management.
• Quality Assurance methodologies, testing types, practices and planning.
• Test plan creation, as well as leading User Acceptance Testing.

Preference may be given to applicants who have one or more of the following:
• Business Analysis or IT Project Management Certification.
• Experience in a business analyst role.
• Experience working with contracted technical development resources that support technical projects and delivery of product outcomes.

For questions regarding this position, please contact .

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

Remote work is allowed. This position can work up to full time from their home in British Columbia as per the Telework Agreement. The locations listed above are to assist applicants in searching for this opportunity and are not a complete list of locations.

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

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:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) 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