Contract, Investment Planning Analyst



Reporting to the Supervisor, Engineering, the Investment Planning Analyst will provide a wide range of engineering support services that will ensure technical soundness, reliability, safety and cost effectiveness of the utility and its Electrical Distribution Power System. The Investment Planning Analyst will support data governance and analytics used to address various engineering analytics initiatives.


The incumbent is expected to behave ethically and follow the established code of business conduct, policies and internal control procedures, laws and regulations governing Toronto Hydro.




  • Supports Asset Management analytics across Engineering
  • Works on standardizing data usage and analytics across Engineering
  • Maintains the engineering data dictionary and entity relationship diagrams
  • Works with stakeholders to identify and provide access to data sources via the Engineering Data Warehouse for various analytics initiatives
  • Supports the development of descriptive, predictive and prescriptive models to enhance AM decision making and analytics
  • Works with stakeholders to develop, deploy and enhance existing models to support AM decision making and analytics
  • Collaborates with stakeholders to support data analytics related with short and long-range planning processes
  • Prepares engineering, technical or business reports and studies; performs analysis, testing and evaluations
  • Participates in implementing corporate goals/objectives                       




  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering
  • 3 years of data analytics and preparation experience in a professional environment (preferably in a utility environment)
  • 1-3 years of experience with supervised and unsupervised Machine Learning models with demonstrated project or prior work experience
  • Demonstrated experience using SQL, Alteryx, Tableau, or Python
  • Fully proficient with Microsoft Excel including Data Solver and VBA
  • Experience in Operations Research (Engineering Asset Management, Survival Analysis, Mathematical Programming/Optimization) is desired
  • Experience with data analysis and data mining techniques to address and resolve gaps in data
  • Effective skills in project management operations, budgeting, business process and productivity improvements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge/training in asset management practices is an asset
  • Specific Knowledge in power systems, electrical distribution, and computer applications is an asset
  • Demonstrated versatile leadership; encourage organizational teamwork, collaboration and educated risk taking to develop innovative solutions and support the corporate goal
  • Self-motivated, operates with a high degree of independence and can visualize opportunities for change in support of continuous process improvement
  • Aptitude and experience in adapting to, managing, and facilitating change, willing to challenge the status quo
  • Strong negotiating/relationship building ability
  • Proven effective problem-solving and analytical ability
  • Customer focused
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant safety and environmental legislation and regulations



Toronto Hydro
Salary Range
$56,000.00 - 79,000.00
per Year
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Toronto, ON, CA