Manager, Technology Services

BC Assessment

March 13, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Company Overview: 

About BC Assessment

Employees are the heart of BC Assessment. As a Crown corporation providing property assessment services for a variety of customers across the province, BC Assessment recognizes the importance of its employees' contributions.

BC Assessment seeks to recruit, reward and retain great talent - the people who work hard to help make the corporation a leading property assessment organization and the first choice for property information in British Columbia.

BC Assessment values all property in the province of British Columbia. Our applications and data are used to create an annual Assessment Roll which informs and acts as an important factor for municipal and provincial taxation planning, policy and decision.

About the Benefits

BC Assessment is committed to the professional growth, development and well-being of their staff.
In return for your dedication, you will be rewarded with a generous remuneration package and a full range of benefits, including:

  • Extended Health and Dental;
  • Retirement and Pension Plans;
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program;
  • Maternity and Parental Leave Top-Up Payments;
  • Life/Sick Insurance Benefits;
  • 4 Weeks Vacation to start;
  • Awards & Recognition; and
  • Flexible or Variable Hours (some eligibility criteria apply).

BC Assessment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Upon joining the BC Assessment team, you'll find yourself working with a group of friendly, team-oriented individuals who strive to deliver exceptional customer service while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

Best of all, you can look forward to an environment where your skills and experience are truly appreciated and rewarded.

Job Summary: 
  • Are you a passionate and driven leader with solid IT management experience?
  • Join one of BC's Top Employers!
  • Look forward to a vast array of outstanding benefits?
  • Attractive Annual Salary: up to $107,300
  • Competition Closes March 27, 2014

BC Assessment has a unique and exciting opening for a Manager, Technology Services to join its team in Victoria, British Columbia.

As our new Manager, Technology Services, you will manage the day to day delivery of information and communication technology (ICT) services to sustain and maintain BC Assessment’s business operations through the effective management of database and data services, application systems, GIS services, and infrastructure services.

As well, you will be responsible for ensuring the day to day protection and security of BC Assessment data and information as well as ensuring that all operational processes are effective and conform to industry best practices and BC Assessment’s IMIT policies.

You will participate in defining the strategic direction for Services Delivery and be integral in the implementation of long term IMIT plans and the future direction of corporate information, technology and solution architectures.

During the first year, you can expect to be involved in the following:

Workstation Refresh project
Lead technical resource responsible for the RFP to replace/renew the managed Network provider (currently Telus)
Implement and support the ongoing technical infrastructure including the NextGeneration valueBC project to replace the core line of business CAMA (computer assisted mass appraisal) tool.

This position calls for a true leader who will be able to adapt to new and changing situations, generate creative innovative approaches and demonstrate good judgement in critical decision making.


A university degree in information management and information technology, computer science/engineering


  • Extensive related experience demonstrating progressive levels of application and database operations in a complex information technology environment.
  • Extensive related experience demonstrating progressive levels of operations management in a complex information and communications technology environment.
  • Success working in a customer-focused environment in the delivery of operational ICT services and support.
  • Significant experience in project management.


  • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
  • This position is exempt from the bargaining unit.
How To Apply: 

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