Job Posting 96699

Manager, Business Applications Development
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Burnaby, BC
closes in 4 days (Sat, 30 Sep)
full time  •  TBD


($84,795 - $99,759 Annually)


Reporting to the assigned supervisor, the Manager, Business Applications Development is responsible for overseeing activities and resources related to the design, configuration, implementation, and maintenance of technical solutions that make up BC Housing's mission-critical packaged / custom software and reporting applications. He/she/they collaborate with system and infrastructure administrators to ensure seamless delivery of services to clients.


The successful candidate will have the following:


  • Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent combination of education and experience Extensive IT industry experience specifically focused on IT solutions in an Oracle or Microsoft environment. 
  • Considerable experience in one or more of the following: 
    • Designing, developing, and supporting operational and analytical reports 
    • Designing, developing, and supporting applications within the Microsoft .NET framework or JAVA or Microsoft Power Platform 
    • Designing, developing, and supporting web applications, interface engines, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and Web Services consumed by both internal and external applications 
    • Designing, developing, and supporting data integrations and/or integration between systems, including Application Programming Interface (APIs), Extract, Transform, Load/ Extract, Load, Transform (ETL/ELT) 
    • Programming in Oracle SQL and PL/SQL 
    • Designing, developing, and supporting Oracle Siebel, Oracle PeopleSoft, Oracle JD Edwards, Microsoft Dynamics, and Microsoft SharePoint 
    • Using Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, and Azure DevOps source control and branching
    •  Configuring and troubleshooting Oracle WebLogic or Microsoft IIS environments 
  • Considerable experience as a team lead. 
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience acceptable to the employer.


  • Sound knowledge of interface development standards, methodologies, tools, and technologies. 
  • Sound knowledge of transportation protocols, messaging and transaction systems, Java and J2EE runtime environments, ERP and database systems, message formats, and distributed systems architectures. 
  • Sound knowledge of data modeling, use cases, process flow mapping, and entity relationship diagrams. 
  • Sound understanding of business applications such as ERP. 
  • Sound understanding of relational database concepts and interpreting data models. 
  • Sound understanding of data warehouse concepts and experience working with data warehouses and data marts. 
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of data and system integration concepts, such as bulk data transfer and real-time integrations. 
  • Ability to document complex business requirements and test scenarios, and design and develop custom interfaces using a broad set of programming and analytical skills. 
  • Ability to identify, diagnose, and troubleshoot problems related to technology. 
  • Ability to provide leadership and work effectively within a team made up of business users and technical analysts. 
  • Ability to generate and articulate new ideas and adapt effectively to new technologies. 
  • Ability to excel in working under pressure to meet deadlines and changing priorities. 
  • Ability to exercise good judgment in dealing with matters of a confidential nature. 
  • Strong technical documentation and planning skills. 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong communication, interpersonal, project management, organization, and leadership skills. 
  • 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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