Business Analyst

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Date: Jan 25, 2023

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA, K2K 3N5

Company: Innovapost

Who is Innovapost?

Great question! We are the technology arm of the Canada Post Group of Companies. This includes Canada Post, Purolator, and SCI. By joining us you will be able to make a positive impact on how every Canadian delivers and receives their packages and mail. Next time you see your neighbor picking up their mail and receiving a package, you will be able to say “you’re welcome”

Why join Innovapost?

As Technology evolves constantly, we invest in our High Performing Workforce with the Skills of Tomorrow through continuous learning and career growth within Innovapost, including access to LinkedIn Leaning, the new Degreed capability and a Leadership Developmental Program. We invest in Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, and provide continuous employee engagement to grow our business together.    

What role will you play?

Working in Centre of Excellence, Data Analytics, this position will fill a business knowledge gap within the Data Analytics team.  Duties include responsibility for business specifications, ensuring alignment with existing systems and technology services for work intake items, documenting metadata requirements and interaction with our business user and technical teams.

What will you be responsible for? (Apart from Innovating)

  • Provides consultation and expertise to ensure Business Requirements are documented and available for the team. 
  • Provides second level support to Data Analytics for technical issues ensuring the safety and soundness of our EDW. 
  • Provides high level information on existing technical EDW foundation and data availability that will guide formulate business requirements. 
  • Researches the business impact, conduct analysis, and manage Business Acceptance testing for maintenance initiatives managed by Data Analytics
  • Conducts training on EDW and BI Solutions
  • Seeks out new approaches, tools, methods and/or technologies to find efficiencies in cost or time
  • Taps into the knowledge of internal sources, complementing with knowledge of own area of expertise

Other Responsibilities

  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with business partners and internal/external team members
  • This position is integral to the process of ensuring that the information being used to support the goals of our business partners is accurate, appropriate and available on a timely basis.
  • This position will take direct action in identifying and recommending corrective action on information deficiencies within the data warehouse infrastructure. For those deficiencies that are data related from business processes this position will advise Data Analytics Support and Management Team with observations and where possible recommend on corrective courses of action.

What does it take for this role to be yours?

  • 5 + years EDW related experience (includes: Data Integration, Business Intelligence/Analytics, Quality Assurance/Testing)
  • 5+ years of experience in architecting and modeling the integration of data into an EDW
  • Teradata required
  • Strong communication skills at the Senior Leadership level

Additional skills that set you apart:

  • Established and recognized area(s) of expertise in Data Management
  • Relationship management with reports, peers, clients
  • End-to-End vision encompassing lateral thinking
  • Migrating to the Cloud an asset


Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging at Innovapost

We value diversity as an essential part of who we are as a company, how we operate and how we see our future. We believe that attracting, developing, and retaining people who reflect the diversity of Canada is essential to our success because this matters to all communities and customers we serve. We encourage applications from women, Indigenous People, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.


Innovapost is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you are contacted by Innovapost regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you have any restrictions that need to be accommodated.  All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.


The work we do at Innovapost impacts every Canadian. To work with us, you must be eligible to obtain a Canada Post Reliability Security Clearance.
Good luck! We are looking forward to meeting you, but unfortunately, we will not be able to meet all of you!


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