Air Canada

Climate Data Analyst

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 Climate Data Analyst will work closely with the environmental affairs subject matter experts and will support them in producing annual reports, dashboards, and productivity tools to meet internal and external compliance needs as well as climate modeling needs.

Functional Accountabilities
  • Work closely with multiple internal and external stakeholders to collect, review and analyze energy and greenhouse gas data
  • Work closely with the Environmental Affairs compliance team to ensure compliance data reporting needs are understood and addressed ahead of deadlines
  • Produce regulatory compliance reports for submission to governmental and other agencies
  • Produce energy and GHG data for annual corporate reports (CSR, CDP, TCFD, etc.) for submission to governmental and other agencies
  • Perform climate change and GHG projects analysis and communicate efficiently the results to relevant stakeholders in order to support recommendations
  • Provide support for the business analysis and technology/business integration efforts
  • Analyze technology trends to determine potential impacts and evaluate contribution to the achievement of business goals
  • Develop climate models and use available information for improved operational performance
  • Conduct requirement and systems analysis and translate business requirements
  • Support in creating business cases with data modeling
  • Support planning and monitoring processes
  • Support definition and maintenance of methods, techniques and calculations for identifying ways to improve business/technical processes
  • Build productivity tools to support data modeling and scenario analysis
  • Provide the appropriate data mapping for the ETL specifications and/or various data ingestion
  • Profile source systems data
  • Validate input data (source)
  • Work closely with the data team to integrate new data sources


  • A relevant University degree/technical certification specifically Computer Science, Science or Environmental Engineering
  • 3+ years of relevant experience in analysing and validating climate data (i.e., GHG emissions, energy data, etc.)
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases knowledge and interest required
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Advanced computer skills particularly in the area of BI, databases and statistics
  • Advanced skills in such products as PowerBI, MS-Excel, PowerPoint, SQL Server, Visual Basic
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft productivity tools
  • Knowledge of Essbase, Oracle, CGI and Teradata an asset
  • Good writing and presentation skills.
  • Ability to notice, interpret, and anticipate others' concerns and feelings, and to communicate this awareness empathetically to others.
  • Demonstrates openness and willingness to adapt to different and new ways of doing things
  • Takes responsibility for the results and actively participates in the future direction of the organization
  • Demonstrates concern for satisfying one's external and/or internal customers.
  • Exceptional analytical, organizational and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and independent worker
  • Results oriented with proactive and methodical approach to problem solving
  • Able to multi-task and work under pressure against tight deadlines and changing priorities
  • Must be a team player with ability to work closely with diverse groups and working styles
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective business relationships
  • Must be available and able to travel domestically and internationally
  • Flexibility and willingness to work extended hours, when required

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.

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