BC Public Service ISL 27R – Senior Spatial Data Administrator Temporary in Victoria, BC

BC Public Service

Branch Victoria BC CA

ISL 27R – Senior Spatial Data Administrator
Victoria, BC

Reporting to the Head, Data Architecture Services, the Senior Spatial Data Administrator is a data management leader who collaborates with DataBC clients to…

Senior Spatial Data Administrator

Salary: $65,033.32- $74,351.64 annually, plus 6.6% TMA

This is a temporary opportunity until December 15, 2017, with the possibility of being extended.
Regular employees must have their supervisor’s approval prior to applying for this temporary opportunity.
A permanent appointment may result from this temporary opportunity.

An eligibility list may be established

The DataBC program provides government wide leadership and technical expertise to establish, develop, implement, maintain, and promote the Open Data initiative, the Enterprise Spatial Data Infrastructure and Data Administration strategies. This requires coordination of data administration activities for both enterprise and open data performed by branch data managers, administrators and architects across all sectors.

Reporting to the Head, Data Architecture Services, the Senior Spatial Data Administrator is a data management leader who collaborates with DataBC clients to understand the Province’s data, ensure it is modelled and described effectively and published and managed for end user access. Examples of Data are data geometries; data attributes, data collections, data views and reports, in a variety of formats, as well as associated metadata. The position is responsible for ensuring reasonable quality of the Data content and to promote the integration and use of the geographic data elements to the extent feasible.

As the Senior Spatial Data Administrator, it is your responsibility to provide expertise in the development of corporate and enterprise spatial and open data architecture, its governance, and spatial data management principles, and to provide consultative services on data architecture and management for major (multi-million dollar) provincial initiatives. You will also provide strategic analysis and approve corporate spatial and attribute data architectures.

In this position you will be required to provide support after hours and on weekends for server upgrades and patching. You must also be willing to provide on call 24-hour support during peak periods.

For a full description of accountabilities and qualifications, please review the attached job profile.

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact [email protected] DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY 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.

A Criminal Record Check and/or a Criminal Records Review Act Check (CRRA), and/or Enhanced Security Screening may be required


Resume required: YES – Please ensure your resume provides detailed information about your education and employment history as it relates to the required job qualifications, including the month and year(s) for each job in your employment history and job-related responsibilities.

Cover letter required: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. Clearly identify how you meet the education and experience necessary for this position. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.

Questionnaire required: NO

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Victoria, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-07
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