Unit Head Technology
|Job Category||Public Administration|
· College diploma* and ten (10) years of experience **
* Fields of study: Computer science, electrical, electronics, network security, telecommunications, or computer engineering.
The educational program must be from an accredited learning institution recognized in Canada.
If you completed a program outside of Canada you will be required to obtain proof of a Canadian equivalency at your expense through a recognized credential assessment service.
Note: Any higher level of education could be recognized as experience.
** is defined as providing technical expertise and leading the development, delivery or support of technology activities.
Candidates must also possess:
Experience in providing technical advice and recommendations (orally and in writing) to senior managers and employees.
Experience contributing to the development of workplans, developing technical requirements, and/or drafting design documentations.
Formal supervision entails the day to day planning, organizing, directing, controlling and performance of the work of others (team) in achieving / attaining results within an organization. These skills may have been acquired through work experiences within the Service or outside.
For this criterion, we are looking for experience related to the skills required to perform the functions, and not necessarily formal "supervisory" experience. Depending on the number of employees to be supervised, this may involve various degrees of experience in planning, coordination, control and leadership of human resources. These skills may have been acquired through both work-related and other experiences, including volunteer and other work experiences outside the Service, as a supervisor or not.
A written exam will be administered. If successful, you will be invited to an interview.
Evaluated during the written exam:
Evaluated during the competency-based-interview:
Conditions of Employment
Official Language Proficiency:
The immediate need is to staff positions with various linguistic profiles, therefore, we encourage all interested candidates to apply.
IT Market Modifier designated positions; therefore, successful candidates may be eligible to the IT Market Modifier.
Candidates must be eligible to receive an Enhanced Top Secret security clearance. The process involves a security interview, a polygraph, and a background investigation that includes credit and financial verifications. The use of illegal drugs is a criminal offense. Drug use is an important factor considered in your reliability and suitability assessment during the selection process. Therefore it is important not to use any illegal drugs from the time you submit your application.
We thank all applicants for their interest in CSIS. However, only those who are selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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