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Southfield, MI, US

IT Systems Analyst


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">IT SYSTEMS ANALYST


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">As a member of the IT team, the IT Systems Analyst will be responsible for driving IT Services and Technology in the area of Manufacturing Production Systems.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The Role:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Implement/Support the “Lear Production System” – our shop floor Manufacturing Software.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Travel required for initial implementation and launch support.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">To be a first line of support for locations that are Live for open issues.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work with the LPS team to ensure project implementation, support, and plant timelines are met.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assist Sr. Programmers to help define, execute, and govern a strategic information systems application that is aligned with the company’s business objectives.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Build effective relationships with other members of the LPS team and provide knowledge, support, and expertise.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Implement systems consistent with Lear’s global, regional and product strategies.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Provide insight and idea’s to help the improvement of the LPS system and supporting applications.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work with other technology leaders to develop, implement and optimize the operating environment to best achieve business results.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assist mgt in setting realistic, effective and sound project/budget plans.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Logical troubleshooting skills, ability to quickly determine the source of a problem and implement a fix.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Understanding of  production build processes and conveyor systems


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Your Qualifications:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Understand TCP/IP, OPC, and PLC protocol communications.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience with Remote Management tools
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience with Network diagnostic tools
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Microsoft SQL (design, query, administration)
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A strong understanding of PC Desktop (PC/Thin Client)
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of Physical and logical Networking infrastructure and Cisco switch communications
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience with Virtualized Server Environments
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Project Management experience
  • At least 2 years experience in IT project management and software implementation
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Bachelor Degree in Information Technology


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Bonus If You Have:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MCSE or equivalent experience with ability to configure windows servers
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Some experience in working in the Automotive IT Environment a plus.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of PLC functionality and capabilities.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PC to PLC interfacing a plus


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Detroit