Senior Business Analyst

Competition Number: 22179

Category: Information Technology

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst

Department: Information Technology

Position Type: Permanent Full Time Position (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $48.74/hr and an excellent benefits package

Posted Date: May 20, 2022

Last Modified: January 16, 2023, 2:43 pm

Status: Open Until Filled


The District of Saanich, in beautiful Victoria, BC, is seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join our dynamic team.  Successful applicants will lead and contribute to challenging and creative initiatives as part of the Saanich IT team.  As a Senior Business Analyst, your role will be to identify solutions to meet the business needs of clients and stakeholders. You will lead programs or projects covering integrated systems across multiple departments and stakeholders to ensure business solutions meet organizational and operational goals and objectives. The successful candidate will have experience in process design, requirements definition, project / program delivery, application life cycle support, change management and have a passion for collaboration and mentoring other Business Analysts. You will work across all business units and your thorough knowledge of the analysis process will ensure that the requirements gathered will satisfy business needs and organizational goals.

Requirements include: a University Degree in the field of Computer Science or Information Systems, a Diploma, Advanced Certification or Masters Certificate in Business Analysis, a Certified Associate in Project Management or PMI-PBA (Professional Business Analyst) Certification, one year supervisory experience, a minimum of 6 years of experience in IT business analysis with relevant experience in project delivery and a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.  ITIL Foundations certification would be an asset.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

If this position is your next challenge, then send us your resume. Become the next Senior Business Analyst, working within Saanich IT, to play a pivotal role in making technology work for the staff and residents of the District of Saanich.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*As a component of the selection process, testing will be conducted.*

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.