Technical Analyst

BC Assessment

August 25, 2014

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/12145

Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Job
Company Overview: 

About BC Assessment

At BC Assessment we proudly balance innovation and technology with stability and employee growth. We offer a supportive, diverse workplace where trustworthy, skilled people can find a challenging career which impacts our communities.

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.

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.

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;
• 3 Weeks Vacation to start;
• Awards & Recognition

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.

This position is included in the Bargaining Unit and BCA intends to establish an eligibility list for this competition.

Job Summary: 
  • Are you an IT professional looking for your next career challenge?
  • Do you have knowledge of computer infrastructure disciplines?
  • Would you look forward to an array of outstanding benefits, including three weeks of vacation to start, in-house training/development, and career planning support?

Join one of BC’s Top Employers for 2014!

BC Assessment is now searching for a dynamic person who is passionate about technology to join its team in the integral role of Technical Analyst.

In this important role, your primary task will be to provide coordination and expertise in installing, testing, tuning, upgrading and maintaining shared systems software, hardware and networks. You will provide 3rd tier problem resolution and senior technical guidance to divisional staff, users, customers and vendors for business applications and hardware.

You will also be responsible for monitoring various system metrics and checklists, and generating and/or analyzing various reports to identify system abnormalities.

As you will be providing technical guidance and advice to a variety of customers, it will be important for you to communicate effectively and work collaboratively in a team environment.

Finally, you will display your innovation and change management skills by evaluating alternative options for existing infrastructure configurations which minimize cost and increase efficiency.

In the first year, you can look forward to:

  • Being involved in the 2014 Rolls and Notices process;
  • Providing ongoing Tier 2/3 customer and Desktop/Server application support;
  • Being a participative, key player in the incident and problem management process.

Job Requirements

Education

  • A University Degree in Computer Science OR
  • Related Technical Certificate or Diploma at the post-secondary level e.g. Microsoft Certified Engineer

Experience

Three years related experience
Six years (with technical diploma/certificate) of related support experience in the computer operations field
Experience in a client focused environment is preferred

Note: an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

How To Apply: 

To be considered for this position please vistit the Careers page @ www.bcassessment.ca.