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ISL 27R - Database Administrator - *AMENDED Closing Date

Requisition #:  40361
Department: Ministry of Justice AG
Ministry Branch / Division: Information Systems Branch
Posting Close Date: 2017-05-05
Location: Victoria  -
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Category: Information Management/Information Technology
Job Profile: Job_Profile___Database_Administrator___IS27.docx
Job Summary:

*AMENDED Closing Date

Database Administrator

Information Systems 27
SALARY: $66,200.03 to $75,658.71 Annually (plus a 6.6% Temporary Market Adjustment)

An eligibility list may be established.

The Information Systems Branch 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. The branch includes four divisions:  MCIO Division, Client Services Division, IT Security, Privacy & Operations Division, and the Strategic Initiatives Division.
The IT Security, Privacy & Operations Division is responsible for oversight and maintaining a stable, secure, and efficient operational environment for our sector clients and their business applications. Key services include information security and privacy, infrastructure support, liaison with central agencies and a Service Desk that supports sector staff and our broader stakeholders.
As an Oracle DBA and a member of the Operations work unit in the IT Security, Privacy & Operations Division, you will be part of a dynamic team of technical coordinators, mid-tier system administrators, data modellers, business area portfolio managers and others who work together to meet the needs of our clients. You will be responsible for the day to day tasks of managing the security, performance, backups and provisioning of database resources, as well as planning patches and upgrades as required. You will also be working with diverse individuals in different technical and non-technical roles to implement and maintain applications and systems in the service of clients of the Justice and Public Safety Sector.
For full description of accountabilities and qualifications (education and experience), please review the attached job profile.

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Carol.Erickson@gov.bc.caDO NOT APPLY TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.  For more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the “How to Apply” section below.

NOTE:  Applications will be accepted until 11:59 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined in the attached Job Profile.  


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.


Enhanced Security Screening is required.


This position requires you have a willingness to work overtime and provide on call support.




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