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Intermediate Data Developer

Company Description

Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.

The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Fredericton, Saint John, Moncton, Halifax, St. John’s, Stephenville, N.L,  Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston and Washington (Dulles), and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Muskoka, Ont., and Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Job Details


Data is one of the key contributors in driving efficiencies, performance and growth. Do you enjoy collecting, transforming and making data available for analysis and business goals?

The Data Developer role is a key contributor and solution provider on our data challenges, expanding the data warehouse and providing data integration across porter’s systems.  The role uses many existing products and services offered by AWS and Google.


  • Work with business groups to define and document requirements for data projects
  • Develop and maintain ETL and data integration processes for internal and external systems 
  • Expand and enhance the subject areas in the data warehouse
  • Responsible for improving data quality and integrity in the data warehouse
  • Provide guidance and assistance to business and technology groups on their data needs
  • Maintain and support multiple projects, working wi]th the technology teams, project managers, and business groups
  • Document the structure, business processes and requirements for the  data processes, databases and data warehouse
  • Provide occasional support for processes after hours and weekends
  • Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System(SMS) including, reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations;understand, comply with and promote Company Safety Policy 
  • Any other duties as requested by the Director of the Data team


  • Concern for Safety: Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.
  • Teamwork: Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.
  • Passenger/Customer Service: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).
  • Initiative: Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.
  • Results Focus: Focusing efforts on achieving high-quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.
  • Fostering Communication: Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus.


  • Post-secondary degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or similar degree preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of database design, data warehouse methodologies and data integration techniques 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, to communicate with business stakeholders, project teams and project managers
  • Experience with various SDLC methodologies and requirements gathering
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • 3 to 5 years of experience developing data integration and/or ETL solutions
  • 3 to 5 years of experience designing and developing big data or data warehouse solutions
  • Strong SQL experience with various database systems
  • Experience with AWS products and services including S3, RDS, Lambda, Redshift, Kinesis, Athena, EMR
  • Experience using open source programming languages such as Python, Scala, or R
  • Experience with Google products and services including Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Analytics
  • Excellent SQL experience with cloud based database systems such as AWS Redshift and Google BigQuery


  • 3 + years of experience developing data integration using ETL tools such as Matillion, Microsoft SSIS, or Pentaho
  • 3 + years of experience using open source programming languages such as Python, Scala, or R 
  • 3 + years of experience using SQL Server, PostgreSQL or similar databases
  • 2 + years of experience analyzing data using Google Sheets, Excel, Tableau
  • 2 + years of experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) products and services, especially Redshift, Kinesis, Lambda, EMR, or RDS

LOCATION: Toronto (Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport - YTZ)

  • June 30, 2021
  • 15-75-38


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