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Data Engineer (24/25) Job

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98055

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

The PACCAR Parts Advanced Analytics team has an immediate opening for a motivated and energetic Data Engineer who wants to challenge themselves by working on best-in-class business enterprise applications, cloud technology, ETL tools and data warehousing. This team is a center for excellence within the aftermarket parts division of PACCAR, that supports the business in using data from a variety of sources to make decisions. 

As a Data Engineer on this high profile team, you will build and maintain data pipelines and data warehouse designs used by employees, dealers, customers and shareholders. You will be heavily involved in developing and enhancing PACCAR’s cloud data warehouse on Snowflake by making data available, up-to-date and usable by multiple stakeholders for visualization, analysis and decision making at PACCAR Parts.

Benefits at PACCAR Inc.

  • Competitive salary, 401K with a 5% company match, AND a company paid Pension Plan
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans for you and your family
  • Comprehensive Paid Time Off – Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement for continued education 
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field

Job Functions / Responsibilities


  • Transforming raw data into data objects for use in applications, analysis and visualization using clean and efficient code written in SQL and other programming languages (like Python)
  • Collaborating with other Data Engineers, using GitHub, to implement best practices in developing, testing and deploying ETL processes
  • Leveraging cloud computing technology to support Business Intelligence and Data Science activities 
  • Contributing towards automation of change management using CI/CD principles and platforms like Docker and Terraform
  • Identifying, troubleshooting and resolving complex problems in building and maintaining data pipelines that may require on-call support of PACCAR’s cloud data warehouse on Snowflake


The responsibilities of this role will primarily be performed on campus in Renton. The PACCAR Parts Advanced Analytics team, individually and collectively, benefit from collaboration with colleagues and stakeholders in person, and also finds value in telecommunicating days that facilitate productivity and work life balance. We currently enjoy a hybrid schedule that offers two telecommuting days per week. 

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field 
  • 2+ years experience in querying databases using SQL
  • 2+ years experience in a programming language (Python preferred)


Preferred qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience with ETL tools such as Qlik (formerly Attunity) Replicate and dbt (Data Build Tools)
  • Experience working with AWS services like S3, EC2 and Lambda; or similar cloud computing technology
  • Experience with Snowflake or other cloud databases
  • Proficiency in version control through Git and GitHub
  • Familiarity with CI/CD principles and implementation using platforms like GitHub Actions, Terraform, Docker
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment


We value candidates with:

  • The ability to translate business requirements into technical design and into code
  • The ability to work independently, with stakeholders and in collaboration with other Data Engineers and Data Scientists in a fast paced environment
  • The drive to teach oneself new skills and learn new technology to solve complex problems
  • A willingness to be a team player – collaborating with others to solve problems, seeking and giving help when necessary and sharing knowledge
  • A demonstrated passion for technology and innovation

Additional Job Board Information

  • PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer.
  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
  • PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions and increases employee engagement.

Division Information

PACCAR Parts is the global provider of aftermarket parts and services to support Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and TRP dealers around the world.  This includes 18 distribution centers globally that support 2,200 dealerships and over 1,000,000 customers.  Aftermarket support includes world class customer centers that deliver industry leading uptime in conjunction with our outstanding supply chain that delivers record levels of inventory availability for dealers and customers. 

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!

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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