Share this Job

Fleet Data Analyst/Scientist Job

Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

Kenworth Division of PACCAR is hiring a Fleet Data Analyst/Scientist to join our Service Platform’s team in Renton, Washington.


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 also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes 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!


Kenworth Truck Company
Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company’s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed, and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids. Kenworth is the first truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products.


Requisition Summary

Do you have a passion for problem solving and customer satisfaction? The Kenworth Service Platforms team is seeking a Fleet Data Analyst/Scientist who enjoys data analysis, reporting and forecasting using Warranty, Remote Diagnostics, Service Management, and Field Service data.  This position plays a key role in supporting the organization by helping to identify high value field issues that impact product reliability and customer uptime. The ideal candidate will leverage their data analytics skillset to build custom dashboards and tools that show various service and warranty related metrics / key performance indicators. This position is instrumental in helping Kenworth leaders make data-drive decisions to increase customer uptime and satisfaction.


Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Explore data pools and leverage analytics tools to support key customers and drive business decision making.
  • Breakdown complicated, dirty, and diverse data sets into very easy-to digest dashboards that Field Service and Sales can use to engage external stakeholders in a compelling manner.
  • Serves as data subject matter expert (SME) for Service Platforms to various internal stakeholders to include Field Service, Engineering, Accounting, and Kenworth Senior Management.
    • Create and maintain service-related performance indicators for Service Platforms for key customers by leveraging data analytics tools to include Tableau, Snowflake, MS Access.
    • Develop customer specific tools and metrics to support Field Service and their management of key customers and related service events.
    • Generate ad-hoc SQL queries to support analysis requests from internal/external stakeholders.
    • Support Service Platforms data analysis; includes customer specific product reliability reporting as well as developing and maintaining warranty cost curves, cost history and failure trend analysis.
    • Provide service, warranty, and goodwill analysis support to the Engineering, Connected Truck, Warranty, Field Service, Accounting and Pricing/Sales teams.
  • Communicate data insights to internal stakeholders to ensure that the most significant customer centric metrics are visible across the organization.
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Manage multiple priorities and goals simultaneously.
  • Up to 10% travel. 



  • Masters in Business Analytics or similar is required.
  • 2+ years industry or related experience required.
  • Self-directed team player with the ability to manage multiple objectives and deliver high quality results.
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite experience required, preferably to include expertise with cloud computing products.
  • Strong SQL knowledge/skills and Tableau experience required.
  • Experience working with Python and machine learning methodologies desired. 
  • Demonstrated ability to generate technical solutions based on business needs.
  • Good recall of detail and a mechanical aptitude are beneficial.
  • Strong data literacy and data quality mentality. 
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work in a fast paced just-in-time environment with rapidly changing objectives.
  • Must be comfortable communicating with all levels within the organization.


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 other 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

Job Segment: Data Analyst, Field Service, Machinist, Cloud, Database, Data, Manufacturing, Technology