Job Posting 69465

Data Analyst
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Burnaby, BC
closed yesterday (Fri, 16 Apr)
full time  •  To be discussed


Reporting to the Manager, Data Analytics & Integration, the Data Analyst is responsible for providing data analysis and data management for core BC Housing business systems. He/She/They leads data analytics and modeling, proposes data management and data quality processes, and collaborates on the development of technical specifications. The incumbent liaises with various IT development and support teams, discovers and defines process improvement opportunities, supports the development of business cases, coordinates release notes documentation, and participates in post implementation performance analyses.


The successful candidate will have the following:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration or Information Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Considerable experience in Data Analysis, and extensive IT industry experience specifically focused on IT solutions and services.
  • Considerable experience in supporting enterprise-wide business systems and reporting, including troubleshooting data issues.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the employer.
  • Criminal Record Check required.


Sound knowledge and familiarity with the following software and languages:
Software components:
• Microsoft’s Office365 and SharePoint technologies
• MS Excel, MS Word, MS project and MS Visio
• Reporting and visualization software such as Power BI, SSAS and Tableau
• Proficiency with relational databases and SQL
• Open source programming languages such as Python and R

  • Sound knowledge of data and business processes in a social housing environment, including finance, procurement, asset maintenance, project development and property management.
  • Sound knowledge of project lifecycle concepts and the ability to apply them to small projects such as business process changes and data cleansing.
  • Sound knowledge of IT standards, system development life cycle, agile development methodology and IT development environments.
  • Sound knowledge of feasibility, risk assessment, impact and cost-benefit analysis techniques and processes.
  • Sound knowledge of a variety of information systems programs and business processes pertaining to accounting, procurement, maintenance and real estate management.
  • Sound knowledge of systems technology and data trends and the ability to critically assess and evaluate those trends as they apply to the organization.
  • Sound knowledge of master data management designs and practices.
  • Strong skills in data and process modelling, data quality analysis and data cleansing.
  • Well-developed communication, analytical, problem solving, decision-making, organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong project management, leadership and facilitation skills and some negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Ability to learn and understand the Commission’s structure and business operations.
  • Ability to learn and understand various enterprise data models, and the interaction of data between business systems, for reporting and data integration purposes.
  • Ability to plan and manage moderate-sized projects, or portions of larger projects, manage teams of staff and contractors in the development, change management and implementation of systems, and work cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks and drive them through to completion.



  • Please Note: Successful applicant(s) are subject to a satisfactory criminal record search and are required to maintain Security Clearance throughout their employment.

How to Apply:

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.

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