Looker Architect

Pandera is seeking a Looker Architect to join our team

Pandera Systems is a highly specialized analytics and technology consulting firm with a core focus in developing data-driven solutions. As a Premier Google and Looker Partner, we bring together the most advanced software engineers, data scientists, and technologists to help transform the world’s leading brands. 

Pandera is now looking to expand our success by continuing to build our team of passionate, curious, and skilled engineering gurus to help deliver our products and services at scale! Join us!
  • Authorized to work in the USA
  • Travel: Onsite client location(s) – overnight is based on the needs of the client.
  • Type: Full time
  • Salary: Competitive rate based on qualifications
  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in technical discipline; Master’s preferred, or equivalent years’ of experience.


  • Design and develop best-in-class end user experiences through Looker dashboards, Looks, & Explores
  • Interact with data using SQL, ETL tools, APIs
  • Develop and design data models
  • End-to-end product knowledge of Looker
  • Perform training and/or Proof of Concepts in the Looker platform
  • Communicate directly with clients in a technical or non-technical capacity
  • Act as a technical subject matter expert for business users
  • Manage multiple concurrent projects from initial communication to project completion – this is a client facing role, you must be comfortable working directly with clients to understand their needs
  • Anything else that needs to be done that adds value to the business, our clients and your co-workers


  • 3+ years or of Looker experience (other BI platform experience is a plus)
  • Strong proficiency in LookML development
  • Experience using PDTs, Liquid Variables/Parameters
  • Strong proficiency in SQL, query optimization, and business intelligence tools
  • Experience in consulting and leading projects
  • Experience designing/installing/maintaining a self-hosted Looker instance.
  • Experience embedding Looker into custom applications
  • Experience with Looker Data Actions and/or using the Action Hub
  • Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Ability to demonstrate technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • Comfortable in presentation settings with C-level executives
  • Confidence to clearly articulate information
  • Ability and desire to take initiative and identify gaps in an implementation plan
  • Thrive in a fast-paced work environment
  • Capability to stay calm and defuse high stake situations
  • Capacity to travel to client sites as needed and requested when normal business travel practices resume

Additional Requirements

  • LookML Developer Certified
  • Google Cloud Certified or certified from another public cloud (AWS, Azure)
  • Familiarity with Git
  • Previous Experience with the Google Cloud Platform Capabilities/Services (BigQuery, Cloud SQL, DataStudio)

What do you get out of this?

Be Healthy: Health, dental, and vision offered through top tier providers and sick leave to keep you feeling at the top of your game.
Be Inspired: Collaborative workspace, personal days, paid birthday off, and vacation time to keep your mind fresh and ready to take on the next new idea.
Be Rewarded: A competitive salary and company matched 401k plans are only a few of the rewards for a job well done.
Be Supported: A large network of industry experts, internal training platform, and external learning opportunities to grow your skills and experience.
Be a Team: Team outings, happy hours, passion presentations, volunteer opportunities, meetups, etc. we are creating a community to continuously share and grow as a team.

Interested in applying for the position?