Software Engineer

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Software Engineer
Ford Motor Credit Company

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Position Title: Ford Credit-Software Engineer


Ford IT is growing an organization focused on delivering software leveraging eXtreme Programming and cloud technology. In this environment, the Software Engineer is expected to work in a pair developing working, tested code based on proven Lean/Agile methods. Engineers on the team work across the full stack of technologies to enable the highest priority work to be delivered.

  • Responsible for translating desired business capabilities into solution concepts and models and their requirements (functional and technical)
  • Lead implementations – ensuring consistency of multiple work stream & resources
  • Experience and/or interest in Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile methodologies
  • Configuration and design to meet customer business needs
  • Knowledge transfer/Training to customers and partners on solution implemented
  • Facilitation of requirements gathering
  • Providing technical support as and when needed
  • Conducting problem resolution via collection of performance
  • Adhere to all Ford/Ford Credit processes, tools and methodologies
  • Adhere to all security and control, Sarbanes-Oxley, Application Control Review (ACR) updates and change control processes
  • Candidate must be willing to travel for up to 12 weeks upon start date for an initial immersion into technologies, techniques and pairing

Basic Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field of study
  • 2 + years of experience as a developer
  • 2+ years of experience with Ruby, HTML5, Angular.JS, Python, Golang and/or Java programming languages

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong Object Oriented development background in either web or mobile technologies
  • Strong knowledge of Rails and/or Spring frameworks -OR- Strong knowledge of Swift or Objective-C -OR- Strong knowledge of Xcode
  • Software engineering knowledge; OO Design Principles
  • Experience cooperating closely with other technical experts, Product Managers, UI/UX Designers and business stakeholders
  • Experience in test first development and pair programming
  • Experience in web front-end development; JavaScript, client-side MVC frameworks
  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools and pipelines
  • Experience deploying to cloud environments

The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You 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.