New Job Isl 27R - Database Administrator In British Columbia

ISL 27R - Database Administrator
ISL 27R - Database Administrator

ISL 27R - Database Administrator

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $72,725–$83,015 a year
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Posting Title
ISL 27R - Database Administrator
Position Classification
Information Systems R27
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA (Primary)
Salary Range
$72,724.97 - $83,014.85 annually plus Grid 27, 9.9% TMA
Close Date
Job Type
Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
BC Public Service -> Attorney General
Ministry Branch / Division
Information Systems Branch
Job Summary

Database Administrator
Information Systems R27

An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and permanent vacancies.
Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification.

We offer flexible work arrangements, including the opportunity to volunteer to telework (with some conditions) as set out in the applicable employer policies. This position is based out of Victoria and could be performed virtually within the province of BC.

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 senior opportunity for a dedicated professional!

The Information Systems Branch (ISB) is responsible for providing strategic IM/IT leadership for the Justice and Public Safety Sector, and for the provision of IM/IT services to support our sector program areas and stakeholders. This position is part of the Chief Technology Office (CTO) that is responsible for oversight and maintenance of a stable, secure, and efficient operational environment for our sector clients and their business applications. Key services include information security, application and infrastructure maintenance and support and liaison with central agencies through a Service Manager that supports sector staff and our broader stakeholders.

The Database Administrator is responsible for day to day development and control of the definition, organization, protection and documentation of databases in accordance with data administration plans, policies, procedures and standards.

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.

With over 200 different occupations available in 280 communities across the province, we offer exciting opportunities for your career. Come be a part of the BC Public Service, a Top 100 Employer that embraces diversity, health and career growth. 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 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 [email protected]. 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 [email protected], 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:

  • Degree, diploma, or certification in the computer science field or related.
  • An equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in each of the following:
    • working within complex IT environments.
    • with MS SQL Server database administration.
    • with backup and recovery techniques.
    • with database tuning and performance troubleshooting processes.

Preference may be given to those applicants with:

  • Experience with MS SQL Server 2008 R2 and above.
  • SQL Server Replication and High Availability Technologies
  • Experience with SQL Server BI with SSAS, SSIS and SSRS.
  • Experience with Oracle, Postgres, Mongo or other open-source databases and/or MySQL.

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.

Enhanced Security Screening will be required.


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 - You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.

Job Category
Information Management/Information Technology