Sr. Systems & Data Architect

Yazaki is a global leader in the research, development and delivery of vehicle power and data solutions.


Yazaki works with virtually every major auto manufacturer in the world, and we've strived to maintain strategic and stable growth throughout our 83-year history. Today, we're on the lookout for energetic people with the potential to perform, as well as the ability to strengthen - and thrive in - the positive work environment we pride ourselves on.

Location: Canton, Michigan USA  



What we are looking for:


Yazaki is looking for a Sr. Systems & Data Architect to join our IT team in Canton, MI.  The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a collaborative and action-driven environment making lasting impacts on the organization. 


What you will be doing:


  • As a team, develop and own the data architecture for our data warehouse based on business requirements.
  • Develop and strengthen interfaces between our data warehouses and application, such as SAP/ECC and many others.
  • Perform deep data analysis beyond the technical capability of business analysts.
  • Prescribe rules for automatic aggregation, transformation and loading of business data into a data warehouse.
  • Analyze software requirements and assists in the creation of functional requirements for data architectures.
  • Identify and propose the most efficient ways to manage required data.
  • Supports key corporate projects to provide data to improve on corporate performance and/or improvement.  


What you will bring to the table:


  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Mathematics, or Engineering preferred
  • 10 years of experience in Software development, Data Modeling, code- and release management
  • Experience in big data environments (data lake, data warehouse, factory/schedule)
  • Collaborative working style and willingness to participate in pair programming, code reviews and architecture discussions
  • Experience using SQL, DevOps, GIT, Azure Data Factory, Data Lake, Data Warehouse, C# and Phyton  
  • Experience in systems integrations (Web services, etc) a plus
  • Results oriented and proactive working style
  • Proficient communication skills in English (written & spoken)
  • Willingness to travel (approx. 10%) 


What we can provide you:

  • A safe collaborative learning work environment that stimulates creativity and exploration
  • Diverse teams of experts
  • Resources from around the globe
  • Supportive leadership and team members to help you do your best work
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package including incentive compensation, 401K match, tuition assistance and a generous holiday schedule
  • A hybrid work model



Yazaki North America is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. Yazaki North America complies with federal and state equal employment opportunity laws and strives to keep the workplace free from all forms of harassment.