Systems Analyst III - Team Lead

Competition Number: 22365


Job Title: Systems Analyst III - Team Lead

Department: Information Technology

Position Type: 2 Permanent Full Time Positions (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $48.74/hr and an excellent benefits package

Posted Date: November 15, 2022

Closing Date: December 6, 2022

Last Modified: November 15, 2022, 2:40 pm

Status: Closed


The District of Saanich is seeking two Systems Analyst III - Team Leads to join our rapidly evolving IT Operations infrastructure team. The key roles and responsibilities as the senior IT technical expert are to support the day to day operations of Saanich’s hosting environments, including security, network and telephony services. You will execute complex district wide operational duties and bring your passion for technology and leadership that are critical to the organization. 

The successful candidate will supervise a team of specialists that will be managing servers, databases, virtualization hosting, monitoring and reporting, backups and disaster recovery planning. You will be responsible for hardware installation, monitoring, maintenance, and performance tuning while ensuring high levels of availability. 

Requirements include: University Degree in the field of Computer Sciences, Information Technology or related discipline with six years of recent experience in related roles including two years of supervisory experience, preferably in a unionized environment and possession of a valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s License. Possession of current industry certifications on Vmware, Windows, Red Hat, networking and ITIL certification would be an asset. 

Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. The successful candidate will work Monday - Friday, 7 hours per day between 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (35 hours per week).

*As a component of the recruitment 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.