New Job Res O 24R - Senior Data Analyst - Closing Date Extended In British Columbia

RES O 24R - Senior Data Analyst - closing date extended
RES O 24R - Senior Data Analyst - closing date extended

RES O 24R - Senior Data Analyst - closing date extended

Company : BC Public Service
Salary : $80,652–$91,993 a year
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Posting Title
Req O 24R - Senior Data Analytics Representative closing date extended to December 2016 (*) [edit].
Position Classification
Research Officer R24
Work Options
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
$80,652.20 - $91,992.70 annually
Close Date
Job Type
Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
BC Public Service BC Public Services Agency: )
Ministry Branch / Division
Corporate Services Division
Job Summary

You bring your strong analytical and technical skills to this dynamic opportunity.

The Data & Insights Office (DIO) is responsible for business intelligence and customer research, including integrating BCPSA data sets, and providing meaningful visualizations and analysis, as well as creating automated data feeds for the BCPSA, Ministry clients and Agencies, Boards and Commissions. The Business Intelligence team works on building the BCPSA’s capacity to make evidence-based decisions through the development and delivery of business intelligence tools and analytics.

The Senior Data Analyst is the Lead Analyst for a program, branch, division and/or medium to large scale projects. Work conducted by the Analyst directly contributes to the improvement of ministry or enterprise operations. The position undertakes fully independent professional data analysis and represents the ministry at partner or stakeholder meetings.

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in a related field and two years related experience; or a diploma in a related field, and three years related experience; or certification from a recognized institution, in a related field and four years related experience; or five years related experience.
    • Related education fields may include Data Science, Computer Science, GIS, statistics, mathematics, or other relevant specialty education as designated by program requirements.

Related experience includes:

  • Experience leveraging structured and unstructured data sources to conduct quantitative analysis.
  • Experience determining appropriate use of various problem structuring methods and statistical methods for sampling, distribution, assessment, and biases. '
  • Experience with machine learning, clustering and classification techniques to analyse diverse sources of data.
  • Experience creating and delivering executive-level presentations for the purpose of decision making.'

For questions regarding this position, please contact [email protected].

About this Position:
Amendment (September 7) - Closing date extended to September 15
Flexible work options are available; this position may be able to work up to 5 days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement.
This position can be based in any Public Service Agency office. The locations listed above are to assist applicants in searching for this opportunity and are not a complete list of locations.
An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and permanent vacancies.
Employees of the BC Public Service must be located in BC at the time of employment.

What is the job profile of 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 is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For guidance on applying and interviewing, please contact [email protected] or 778-405-3452.

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed 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 - You will need to complete a basic questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.

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 [email protected], before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

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
Policy, Research and Economics