Senior Security Specialist

BC Pension Corporation

July 07, 2015

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

Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Company Overview: 

As one of the largest pension benefit administrators in Canada, the BC Pension Corporation is a fast-paced and evolving organization with a challenging mandate. We provide comprehensive pension services as the administrative agent for the boards of major BC public sector pension plans. The Corporation is embarking on a transformational business plan that will change the way we serve our members and our employers. The strategic plan, From 12 to 21, is an ambitious program of business transformation that supports high service levels and cost-effective delivery through better use of technology, improved business process and continued attention to staff training and development.

Job Summary: 

It’s the ideal setting for a consultative team player who thrives in a strongly collegial, results-oriented, client service delivery environment.  The Senior Security Specialist delivers an information technology security program and provides oversight of the security services provided by alternative service providers, ensuring all activity conforms to corporate security policy and procedures and other relevant legislation, and meets the highest security standards for a variety of sensitive information.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree, diploma, certification or equivalent in the computer science field.
  • Professional designation as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional or Certified Information Security Manager, or equivalent.
  • Experience in an IT security operations role.
  • Experience, preferably with a security focus and in a Microsoft environment.
  • Experience in all aspects of IT security including current technologies and best practices.
  • Experience with change management processes and project management methodologies.
  • Knowledge of the installation, configuration, maintenance and problem resolution of hardware, software, operating systems and network components.
  • Knowledge of application design and development life cycle.

Please ensure that your resume clearly describes how your qualifications match the requirements for this position as listed above.

To learn more about the Senior Security Specialist position, please email 

Lesser qualified applicants may be appointed at a lower level.  An eligibility list may be established.  Testing may be required.

How To Apply: 

Email your resume to with a subject line:

Last Name, First Name, Resume – Competition PC15:46894

Contact: Human Resources

                Tel: (250) 356-6533