IT Software License Analyst

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IT Software License Analyst
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
Position Overview/Description:

This is an IT Software Licensing position that will support IT Operations in crafting software license agreements with major software suppliers to meet the needs of the different hosting solutions of IT. The successful candidate will be working with the IT Service Providers, IT Contracts, IT Finance and IT Management to ensure that new software agreements and renewals meet the needs of the IT Enterprise and be a key participant in the execution of those agreements.

  • Gather ITO Service Managers requirements for software licensing
  • Work with software suppliers to develop licensing agreements that meet IT’s hosting needs
  • Develop business case and financial analysis of proposed software license agreements
  • Collaborate with the different IT teams; customer, contracts, finance, asset management, to obtain business requirements
  • Present final agreements to IT Management for approvals
  • Ongoing engagement with Software Asset Management team to ensure sustainability of licensing agreements
  • Interaction with ITO Business Office to support execution of transactions based on agreed upon Software Licensing Contracts

Job Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3+ Years of experience with Software Licensing and licensing models
  • 3+ Years of experience with IT Financials and Business Case Development
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of Software Licensing Models
  • Experience with different hosting technologies
  • Collaborative mindset and able to work with different IT teams
  • Flexibility in thought to be able to identify options to software licensing models
  • Understanding of IT Financial Operating models
  • Service Asset and Configuration Management (SACM) process knowledge
  • Knowledge of the IT Operating Model / IT Service Management
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, you 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.