BAND 3 – Agile Project Manager (Scrum Master)

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Author ahnationtalk
Date October 10, 2018
Type Full Time
Company BC Public Service
Salary $73,400.00 to $101,900.00 - Annual
Location Victoria, BC
Category Business / Management
Client BC Public Service
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BAND 3 – Agile Project Manager (Scrum Master) – (54989)

Posting Title: BAND 3 – Agile Project Manager (Scrum Master)
Position Classification: Band 3
Union: N/A
Location: VICTORIA, BC V8W 9C1 CA (Primary)
Salary Range: $73,400.00 to $101,900.00 annually
Close Date: 10/18/2018
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
Ministry/Organization: BC Public Service -> BC Pension Corp
Ministry Branch / Division: Transformation Services
Job Summary

***Please DO NOT apply for this position by submitting your profile on this BC Government Hiring Centre website. Applications must be made via the following directions.***

Branch: Transformation Services Job Type: Regular Full-Time
Classification: Band 3 Union/Excluded: Excluded
Salary Range: $73,400 to $101,900 Security Clearance: Required
Competition: PC18:47136 Additional:
Closing Date: October 18, 2018
Geographically Restricted: No

Why work with us?

At BC Pension Corporation, we are committed to our people.  We are an organization with wellbeing at its core; offering an outstanding workplace experience where all employees can achieve their full potential.  Some highlights of what we offer include:

  • Flexible work schedules (mobility work, modified work weeks, job sharing, etc.)
  • Competitive compensation
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
  • Comprehensive extended health and dental benefits for you and your family, including 100% employer paid MSP premium coverage
  • Defined benefit pension program
  • Health & wellness programs – lunchtime seminars, community health activities (yoga, kayaking, etc.) and a comprehensive Employee & Family Assistance Program

One in nine BC citizens is a member of one of the five pension plans we serve

To learn more about us and how you can be a part of a culture that encourages innovation, continuous improvement and a passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience, visit

What is the opportunity?

The Agile Project Manager is required to manage large scale, complex/risky business and/or IT related projects using a mixture of traditional (PMI’s PMOBOK) and Agile (SCRUM, PMI-ACP, etc.) principles and practices.

Outside the project, within the corporate project portfolio governance structure the projects are part of, the Agile Project Manager will be required to use a traditional project management approach (PMI PMBOK) to manage all the interactions, reporting, etc. with the various stakeholders. Internally, within the project, the Agile Project Manager will be required to manage the project team and all of the tactical aspects using the appropriate approach depending on the project (either an agile approach (SCRUM / PMI-ACP), or traditional PMI PMBOK).

The Agile Project Manager may frequently be responsible for managing multiple projects of simple to medium complexity simultaneously. Their prime responsibility is to ensure that the project(s) delivers the required scope (results) within the required standard of quality and the specified constraints of time and cost.

The Agile Project Manager operates within broad parameters, established by corporate business plans or project charters, and is accountable for the success of assigned projects, business initiatives or branch operation activities. Given the wide range of possible impacts and the scope of this role, the Agile Project Manager must be familiar with broad business planning and management issues and capable of leading, partnering and coordinating multiple initiatives, projects and operations. The Agile Project Manager has expertise in senior level planning, project management, implementation and change management practices as well as a variety of specialties. This position advises senior management and executive on appropriate implementation plans and outcomes.

The Agile Project Manager must effectively establish and maintain complex working relationships across business area boundaries to ensure that the project(s) plans meet the goals, objectives and mandate of the business areas and that the changes are cooperatively accepted by the business area(s).

What do you need to succeed?


  • Post-Secondary degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent IT field, Project Management or related field. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered;
  • Agile certification (PMI-ACP certified and/or Certified Scrum Master, etc.). An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered;
  • PMP certification (PMI’s PMBOK) or equivalent project management certification. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered;
  • Four years of experience as a project manager using traditional project management methodologies such as PMI’s PMBOK or equivalent;
  • Four years of experience as a Scrum Master using Agile principles and practices; and
  • Six years of experience with Software Development Management of custom applications using various SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) methodologies and techniques (Agile, Waterfall, etc.).

Interested in applying?

To learn more about the Agile Project Manager (Scrum Master) position, please review the job description at the bottom of this page.

Your resume must provide detailed information about your education and employment history in order to clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements as listed above.  Please ensure your resume includes the month and year(s) for each job in your employment history as well as the job related responsibilities.

To apply:
Please apply through our career website:

Contact: Human Resources

Important details

If you are unable to access the links, please contact us by email at

Lesser qualified applicants may be appointed at a lower level.  An eligibility list may be established.  Testing may be required.

This posting may be used to fill one or more positions.

We thank you for your interest in working with us.  You will be informed of your status in this competition as soon as possible. 

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm PST on the closing date referenced above.  Late applications will not be considered.

Diversity & Inclusion

BC Pension Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to establishing an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment for all.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

We are committed to ensuring that reasonable accommodations are made available to persons with disabilities during the recruitment, assessment and selection processes and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request.  If you require assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please email us at

***Please DO NOT apply for this position by submitting your profile on this BC Government Hiring Centre website. Applications must be made via the following directions.***

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