RES O 21R - Junior Data Analyst

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Location: Victoria, BC

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Junior Data Analyst
Research Officer 21

There is currently one regular full time opportunity available.
An eligibility list may be established for future temporary and/or permanent opportunities.

Bring your strong analytical and technical skills to this dynamic opportunity

RoadSafetyBC is the lead provincial agency for road safety and is responsible for setting strategic direction and establishing a provincial approach to road safety throughout British Columbia. RoadSafetyBC regulates drivers and operates a number of programs to help regulate the safe and responsible operation of motor vehicles in B.C.

The Program Analyst supports tracking and provides insights into road safety programs from conceptual stages through implementation to evaluation in a variety of functions, including portfolio reporting, data collection/analysis, research and reporting. The Analyst responds to information needs by developing Business Intelligence tools that support qualitative and quantitative analysis, and communicating conclusions and recommendations through dashboards, briefings, presentations, and various data and information reports.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For advice and guidance on applying and/or preparing for an interview for this opportunity, we invite applicants to connect with the Indigenous Applicant Advisor Amanda by email: IndigenousApplicants@gov.bc.ca or by phone: 778-698-1336.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Tara.Zala@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Statistics, Mathematics, or a Social Science field; OR
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in data analysis and conducting qualitative and quantitative research.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience working with Business Intelligence tools and creating Dashboard and visualizations for business end users.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience at leveraging structured and unstructured data sources to conduct quantitative analysis.


Preference may be given to candidates with any of the following:

  • Master’s Degree or higher in Statistics, Mathematics, or a Social Science field.
  • Minimum of 3 years or more experience in data analysis and conducting qualitative and quantitative research.
  • Experience using Power BI.
  • Experience using domain-specific language used in programming and designed for managing data such as but not limited to SQL, R and / or Python.


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 located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.



Resume: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.



Questionnaire (COMPREHENSIVE): YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.

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