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Scrum Master, Data and Analytics - 28912

Location: DORVAL, QC, Canada
Posting Start Date: Jun 28, 2022
Posting End Date: Ongoing


Job Description


Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.
The role is part of the Enterprise Data & Analytics team within IT. The Specialist, Data & Analytics  is responsible for the data and analytics ecosystem, primarily the Enterprise Data Warehouse and data lake. This position is responsible for the management of daily data operations delivering Data “as a Service” to the entire company. This is a key role with growing responsibility fort he EDW and the Data Lake which are Data Hubs within the organization. 

Key Functions:
  • Lead the data operations team to ensure efficiency and quality of our services
  • Responsible for the successful operation of the EDW Data Lake (all daily Pipelines)
  • Oversee the monitoring, validation and management of Data access
  • Build and ensure the audit of the ETL runs and reports to data owner for consultation
  • Validate and manage any data requests from dev to test and test to production
  • Lead the support of all of our daily pipelines from ingestion, via integration to consumption.
  • Handling requests and Issues via the established prioritization process
  • Ensure the process documentation lifecycle management.
  • Lead the validation and management of Data replication/ingestion requests including technical prerequisite implementation and deployment of Final replication/ingestion pipelines
  • Lead the preparation phase of projects for new data ingestion
  • Manage the resolution of ticket backlog, reporting and status
  • Ensure proper transfer to operations of any new or updated components
  • Liaise between business, Managers, and operations team
  • Develop innovative and effective approaches to solve business problems and communicate results and methodologies
  • Ensure/promote the adoption of data management standards, policies and procedures of the organization
  • Develop data visualizations for key business metrics on an ongoing basis
  • Develop of Maintenance of Specific data “update” and “quality” indicators and controls in collaboration with data owners


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Intelligence or a related discipline.
  • 7+ Years of IT technology operations experience in a large company including 5+ years experience as a lead
  • Certifications in, Data Management and Analytics, Data Science, Business Intelligence
  • Advanced SQL development
  • Strong knowledge of data quality management and best practices.
  • Working knowledge of data governance processes and SDLC.
  • Strong Communication skills both written and verbal
  • A team player and proven leader with excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative attitude
  • Understanding of data requirements gathering and ability to help the development team
  • Ability to generate positive work-related behavior through inspiration
  • Knowledge of Key agile principles (Kanban, Scrum)
  • Experience in Jira toolset
  • Experience of service design principles
Conditions of Employment:
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the country of interest, at the time any offer of employment is made and seeking any required work permits/visas or other authorizations which may be required is the sole responsibility of the candidates applying for this position.
Linguistic Requirements

Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates. 

Diversity and Inclusion
Air Canada is strongly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our customers, and communities, in which we live and serve.

Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.