Sr. IT Specialist Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Data Modeling (m/f/d)

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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar 
Worksite / Location: Ovar PTC 


Job Function: Information Technology 
Job Discipline: IT Administration 
Job Family: IT Administration 
Part-/Full Time: Full Time


Yazaki is a full systems supplier of wire harness, electrical, data products and solutions enabling vehicle electrification, connectivity, and autonomy integration. With approximately 250,000 employees in 45 countries, Yazaki is driving and optimizing vehicle electrification and power distribution architecture and developing advanced electric components for hybrid and full electric vehicles. For more information about Yazaki, visit Sr. IT Specialist Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Data Modeling (m/f/d). 



To strengthen our IT department in EMEA we are looking for a


Sr. IT Specialist Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Data Modeling (m/f/d) 


Your responsibilities

  • Represent the team in IT project functions both on the comunication and implementation side 

    • Collect and understand internal customer requirements 

    • Work with the team to establish data sources and technology integrations  

    • Automate delivery of reporting-ready data into a global enterprise data framework 

  • Help to shape our vision on technology, AI/ML, big data and data modeling 

    • Be a part of the architecture team that implements our analytics data backbone 

    • Help to validate AI and big data tools & methods against our needs, determine how they could fit in our data landscape and implement them 

    • Help analyze and transform data from our various systems into our enterprise data layer: Apply state of the art analytics techniques and collaborate with business and process experts inside and outside IT 

  • Assure compliance to local and European requirements and procedures.  


Your profile 

  • University degree in IT, Mathematics or engineering – AI/ML related preferred. 

  • 2-5 years of experience in IT projects, ideally in the automotive industry, alternatively in any manufacturing, logistics or engineering organization. 

  • 2-5 years of practical experience in big data / AI technologies 

  • Business Fluent in English (written & spoken), additional languages of advantage 

  • Relevant existing technologies include SQL, Azure Data Factory, IoT, Microsoft AI platform and many others 

  • Good communication skills 

  • Results oriented and proactive working style 

  • Willingness to travel (approx. 10%)  



At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone 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. 


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