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Southfield, MI, US

Snowflake Developer


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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.





Lear is looking for a Snowflake developer to join our talented project team in building our modern data analytics platform for our business users. Your primary focus as a Snowflake developer will be collaborating on the design and development of a modern data platform in Snowflake on Azure. Candidates for this role need to be able to take end-to-end ownership of their code in the Snowflake platform for use in Power BI dashboards and visualizations.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Working daily within a project team environment, taking direction from project management and technical leaders.
  • Effectively translating business requirements into detailed functional and technical specifications, while creating high performance code that meet strategic and tactical business requirements.
  • Perform as Snowflake expert on architecture, design and development set up.
  • Championing development, deployment, code reviews and production support.

Your Qualifications:

  • University degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or related fields, or equivalent experience
  • A broad range of skills and experience ranging from data architecture to ETL, security, performance analysis, analytics, etc. He/she should have the ability to both lead analytics projects as well as deliver technical solutions.
  • Completed training on the Snowflake Data Cloud such as Snowflake's "Hands-On Essentials" or "Fundamentals" course, or have equivalent hands-on experience using Snowflake.
  • 7-10 years of experience working in a technical role delivering analytics projects.
  • Understanding of complete data analytics stack and workflow, from ETL to data platform design to BI and analytics tools.
  • Strong skills in databases, data warehouses, data modeling, and data processing
  • Extensive hands-on expertise with SQL and SQL analytics.
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with large-scale database technology (e.g. Snowflake, RedShift, BigQuery, Synapse, Vertica, Netezza, Exadata, Teradata, Greenplum, etc.).
  • Semantic model and report development experience using common Business Intelligence or data exploration tools (e.g. Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, Oracle BI, Cognos, Microstrategy, Business Objects, etc.).
  • Experience implementing ETL/ELT data pipelines using custom (JavaScript, Python, PL/SQL, T-SQL, etc.) and packaged tools (e.g. Qlik Replicate, Informatica, DataStage, Talend, Pentaho, StreamSets, Matillion, FiveTran, etc.)
  • Fluent in English

Bonus If You Have:

  • Certified on Snowflake with the SnowPro Core certification
  • Certified on Microsoft Power BI with the Microsoft Data Analyst Associate certification
  • At least 1 year experience building Data Lake or Data Warehouse solutions with Snowflake or Power BI
  • Scripting experience with JavaScript, Python, or Bash
  • Outstanding skills presenting to both technical and executive audiences, whether impromptu on a whiteboard or using presentations and demos
  • Experience and understanding of large-scale infrastructure-as-a-service platforms (e.g. Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, OpenStack, etc.)
  • Experience using Azure services such as Azure Blob Storage or Azure Data Factory
  • Experience working in the automotive industry or with other large manufacturing companies
  • Data Science or Advanced Analytics experience with custom (Python, R, Spark, Databricks) or packaged tools (Zepl, Dataiku, DataRobot, Alteryx)




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