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Diagnostic Business Analyst Job

Date: Nov 13, 2022

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF Trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture, and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology, and truck parts related to its principal business.


Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!


Position Summary

The Diagnostic Business Analyst works within the PACCAR Embedded Engineering organization aiding in the development an innovative manufacturing and service tool. You will collaborate with an international, cross-functional team from manufacturing, service, product development, information technology, suppliers, and product validation. The Diagnostic Business Analyst will work directly with control system owners throughout the company to translate the needs of the diagnostic team into requirements and specifications. They will also collect customer needs and convert them to required functionality for internal and external suppliers.


Job Responsibilities

  • Assist control system owners with the translation of diagnostics and programming implementations into documentation required for service tool interface with controllers
  • Ensure PACCAR's global competitiveness and knowledge of vehicle system diagnostics
  • Self-driven individual who can ensure requirements are met by PACCAR and our suppliers
  • Build partnerships within PACCAR (cross-divisional) and with suppliers to optimize diagnostics
  • Develop and maintain standards and templates for specifying and communicating diagnostic technical requirements to internal and external customers
  • Responsible for managing the resolution of diagnostics and programming defects jointly with vehicle software development and delivery teams


Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (electrical, mechanical, computer science, or automotive field) or equivalent required
  • Excellent written and strong verbal communication skills required
  • Candidates must be able to operate in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment where multiple active projects require coordination of concurrent tasks across diverse business units
  • Experience in automotive electronic systems, preferably including extensive on- and off-board diagnostics design and/or development
  • Familiarity with office software including project management tools, word processing, spreadsheets, and databases
  • Knowledgeable in the full process life-cycle software engineering development process for embedded systems
  • Solid understanding of Design for Six Sigma disciplines and tools preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Experience with software development will be highly valued
  • Proficiency in using requirements management tools and systems engineering tools such as IBM Rational Rhapsody, IBM Rational DOORS and/or HP ALM is a plus
  • Experience with automotive or commercial vehicle networks, such as CAN, SAE J1939, and LIN preferred


Why work for PACCAR/Kenworth?

  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities.
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their fields.
  • Support and/or design the commercial vehicles of the future with a focus on emerging technologies such as electric and autonomous trucks
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans for you and your family.
  • Paid Time Off – vacation, paid holidays, and sick leave.
  • 401k with 100% company match, AND a company-paid pension plan after 5 years.
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education – eligible after 1 year of service.


Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing policies and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or another legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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