Solutions Architect

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Solutions Architect
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
An Application Architect will help teams with the architecture of new and existing applications using Ford standard architecture patterns and processes. Works with application teams to define, assemble and integrate components based on Ford standards and business requirements (examples: hardware, software, availability, scalability and reliability)

Supports the application team in the development of the technical design and documentation Provides support such as troubleshooting to application performance issues Participate in product solution evaluation processes. Provides architecture guidance and technical design leadership. Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

Job Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • 2+ years of software architecture experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent problem solving skills including leading problem solving teams
  • Experience with emerging technologies, cloud architectures and cloud native development.
  • Familiarity with Spring frameworks, architecture patterns and design patterns
  • Familiarity with 12 factor principles of building software
  • Self-starter, ability to work independently but still can work within group to deliver top notch solutions
  • Experience with designing high-availability, high-volume, low-latency applications.
  • Experience with various aspects of software development, including mobile app development
  • Good understanding of iterative development methodologies.
  • Basic knowledge of project management processes; ability to develop a plan and track it to completion.
  • Familiarity with Ford technology standards and Information Security Policy
  • Knowledge of the Marketing and Sales domain
  • Knowledge of Agile development.

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.