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Sr. Data Analyst/Data Scientist- Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Compliance Job

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

Kenworth Division of PACCAR has an opening for Sr. Data Analyst/Data Scientist who will be a part of high impact Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Compliance Team in Kirkland, WA.



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.


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 battery electric vehicles.


Requisition Summary


We are looking for a passionate Sr. Data Analyst/Data Scientist who will help transform our organization’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) data into valuable insights and communicate outcomes that drives results. Having the ability to conduct full project activity lifecycle of gathering information and requirements, develop analysis and design architecture, and continuously monitor performance to identify improvement opportunities is expected in this position. The output of this role influences and drives future product development strategies as well as short-term marketing and sales approaches. 

The ideal candidate would utilize a variety of structured data mining and analytical methods to design, develop and evaluate predictive models and advanced algorithms, which will extract optimal value for key decision making. The Sr. Data Analyst / Data Scientist role will work well within a fast-paced, deadline driven, team environment as well as being comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams.


Job Functions / Responsibilities


  • Comprehend Greenhouse Gas regulatory requirements and translate into business requirements and data objectives
  • Transform available data into actionable business intelligence to inform and recommend tactical and strategic Greenhouse Gas approaches
  • Develop complex data structures to support the generation of business insights and strategy
  • Assimilate, aggregate and query data to provide recommendations based on statistical analysis
  • Monitor data integrity and notify appropriate personnel of data impairments
  • Develop solutions for automating complex repeatable queries that normalize and cleanse data
  • Synthesize data into actionable content, and communicate findings back to the business
  • Become a subject matter expert on improving data, processes and methodologies to identify inefficiencies and recommend improvements
  • Ensure that consistent documentation is developed and maintained to easily replicate and improve processes related to data and data analysis
  • Engage in delving quality metrics, reports, KPIs and Dashboards
  • Consult with business teams on project requirement gathering and communicating the appropriate selection, utilization, and interpretation of advanced statistical methodologies used in projects.
  • Effectively communicate and present to both technical and non-technical employees on advanced analytics


Qualifications & Skills


  • B.A. / B.S. in Business, Statistics and/or Data Science Required
  • M.B.A. / M.S. preferred
  • +5 years’ experience working with data to solve problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, especially with non-technical people
  • Ability and interest to learn new technologies
  • Strong experience in ETL, analyzing, manipulating, and summarizing data from multiple sources and large data sets
  • Working knowledge of various database technologies (Hadoop, Impala, SQL, Microsoft Access, or SQLServer) a plus
  • Basic understanding of Cloud technologies (AWS, Snowflake, etc.)
  • Knowledge of statistical programming in a language such as Python, R or MatLab a plus


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

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