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Southfield, MI, US

LearPICS Deployment Specialist


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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.




As a member of the LearPICS team, the LearPICS Deployment Specialist will be responsible for deploying, and supporting the LearPICS Suite of applications.  The LearPICS Suite is a Lear proprietary IBM iSeries (AS/400) based ERP/MRP system comprised of several applications.  Its primary focus is on controlling shop floor and warehousing operations while interfacing with several internal and external systems.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • IBM iSeries operations.
  • Collaboration with plant and/or corporate teams to perform analysis of the build process and production requirements and convert into technical specifications for the setup and configuration of LearPICS.
  • Perform project planning, reporting, deployments, and enhancements of LearPICS suite.
  • Identify necessary/future enhancements of the system and submit change requests to LearPICS development teams.
  • Train IT and non-IT users in system functions.
  • Provide first level support to existing installations throughout North America - providing helpdesk support and problem resolution.
  • Perform technical analysis of identified problems and work closely with the plant to resolve.
  • Interact and communicate effectively with all levels of plant and corporate personnel.
  • Utilize a self-motivated work ethic to finish tasks.
  • Build effective relationships with other members of the team and provide knowledge, support, and expertise.
  • Travel when necessary up to 35%.


Advantages of working at Lear in the LearPICS group:

  • Be a member of a global industry-leading technical team.


Your Qualifications:

  • IBM iSeries operations and program architecture knowledge.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology/Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Basic Project Management experience required.


Bonus If You Have:

  • Experience working in the Automotive IT Environment.
  • Experience with support and deployment of MES systems.
  • EDI knowledge


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