Development Lead - Power Bi

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Date: May 10, 2023

Location: Ottawa/GTA, ON, CA, 1A1A1A

Company: Innovapost

Requisition Number: 2240 

Location: GTA/OTT  

Province: Ontario (CA-ON) 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Employment Type: Regular 



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?

The Data Analytics BI Lead role is to lead and mentor a group of BI developers; enable our business partners with their analytical and reporting requirements; define processes, technical solutions, and configuration of technology capabilities; and ensure the overall BI solutions are aligned with corporate IT strategy.

What you'll be responsible for:

  • Provide technical expertise to BI developers, technical teams, and business partners.
  • Provide technical expertise on BI solutions and troubleshooting affecting our BI capabilities and services.
  • Setting a continuous development process and documentation improvement practice.
  • Leading POCs, experimentation, and investigation on new BI capabilities/tools.
  • Work with our external technical partners to consult with new solutions or strategies as required.
  • Set goals and review teams performance
  • Setup regular meetings with the BI developers and business partners
  • Attend weekly intake meeting with our business partners for work prioritization
  • Attend daily stand-up calls with the Product team
  • Provide hands on development of BI requirements as required

What does it take for this role to be yours?

  • The BI Lead must have a proven record on leading a team of BI developers.
  • Have successfully implemented on-prem and cloud BI Technology solution from design to hands on configuration.
  • Proven technical BI work experience with cloud(AWS,Azure) analytical services platform.
  • Hands on experience with BI Tools(Power BI, QuickSight, Tableau, SAP BO…)
  • Hands on experience with sql scripting.
  • Good understanding of Advanced Analytics and ML/AI
  • Must be able articulate and explain conceptual ideas/solutions to different audiences from technical teams to business partners.
  • Must be a team player.

Education and certification:

Academic : Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in computer science, data science, informatics, engineering (software, hardware, network)or a related field

OR approximately 3 – 5+ year’s of relevant experience


  • Be Courageous
  • Innovate
  • Be Inclusive
  • Inspire
  • Be Curious


Diversity, Inclusion & 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. For more information please reference the Government of Canada site

Good luck! We are looking forward to meeting you, but unfortunately, we will not be able to meet all of you!