Information Governance Engineer

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Date: Apr 6, 2024

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98057

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

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


Your next career move is waiting at PACCAR 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. Join the PACCAR team today!


Division Information

PACCAR’s Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Renton, WA utilizes cutting-edge technology to provide systems development, consulting, voice and data communications services to the entire Corporation, which has high visibility in the technology sector.


The Role

This role is essential to accurate discovery and classification of sensitive data within PACCAR’s systems. This is a front-line technical data governance position where there will be significant interaction with business and technical users, and will primarily work in the Enterprise Data Catalog, Data Privacy Management, and Dynamic Data Masking software applications. The primary activities of this job is auditing scan results and updating search rules that allow classify of data PII and on configuring the Information Governance Platform features to support global governance operations. The measures of success in this role include:

  • The business has a high level of confidence in the accuracy of data classification rules.
  • Business and legal requirements of accurately translated to objective data classifications.


Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Develop search rules to classify and label data based on legal and business requirements.
  • Identify and define semantic relationships between data objects.
  • Support the launch of the PACCAR Data User Group.
  • Support business data stewards in developing and maintaining business glossaries and taxonomies.
  • Execute data subject registry requests.
  • Implement complex masking rules to ensure control over sensitive content.
  • Coordinate and execute data scan jobs to catalog and profile data sources.
  • Develop metrics and reports to quantify compliance risk.
  • Bulk manage data catalog objects through API’s, scripting, and other scalable means.



  • 3-5+ years' of professional experience; 5-7+ years' of professional experience preferred.
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of controlled vocabulary models.
  • Familiarity with a programming language (Python, R, C#, etc.).
  • Basic understanding of regular expressions (REGEX).
  • Familiarity with content and information management.
  • Understanding of data lineage, metadata, extract/transform/load (ETL) processes.
  • Highly detail-oriented and capable of tracking many tasks in a complex project environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Curious, inquisitive mind.



  • Master's degree in Library Sciences, Informatics, Business Administration or related field strongly desired.
  • Bachelor's degree required.


PACCAR Benefits

As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Comprehensive paid time off – minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more


Diversity & Inclusion

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. 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.


PACCAR’s IT Division promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, celebrations, and affinity groups. The IT Division has an active Diversity Council and supports initiatives and activities for all. PACCAR supports women through the PACCAR Women’s Association (PWA), Women in Trucking, and Women in Technology International (WITI). Educational awareness programs such as Unconscious Bias, Male Allyship and Inclusive Leadership are just a few of many trainings offered. PACCAR is a supporter of PRIDE and celebrates many different multi-cultural events.


Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors, including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for the Information Governance Engineer is $75,100 - $112,300 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for a full range of benefit options listed above. Additionally, this role is eligible for a full range of benefit options listed above. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.



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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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