Sr. Technical Anchor

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Sr. Technical Anchor
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
Job Description

This is a Sr. Technical Anchor position to support the SCA Customer program. The successful candidate will be working with a global team to provide architectural & design guidance for SCA-C using Hadoop, J2EE principles, IBM MDM (Master Data Management) and IBM Quality Stage. This includes the design and development of new software to support the launch of individual countries and regions, as well as technical support to assist in helping to resolve software failures and lead various efforts to ensure all responsible applications meet Ford’s security and control requirements.


  • Work closely with Business to understand parameters of strategic initiative
  • Develop forward-looking architectural road map for J2EE & IBM MDM components of Single Complete Actionable Flexible view of the Customer program (SCA-C).
  • Convert above road map into smaller incremental releases that will provide consistency across Global platform
  • Ability to analyze changing conditions and priorities in order to assess impact on existing processes to ensure they continue to meet the needs of the business
  • Lead and Mentor developers to ensure best practices are implemented for Java and MDM related processes.
  • Work closely with other delivery teams (data ingestion, Quality Strage) to ensure the solution is able to meet all of the elements of the service agreements especially from an end customer perspective
  • Work to effectively develop project plans that will meet the time critical needs of these programs.
  • Ensure resource levels are within established budget.
  • Coach/Mentor teams to ensure a smooth transition of solutions that utilize Mastered Data using MDM.
  • Accountable to enterprise-wide projects/programs for analytic/computer services supporting business critical engagements (Autonomous Vehicle, Ford Pass and Connected Vehicle)

Job Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of experience with J2EE
  • 5+ years of experience with IBM MDM

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience with J2EE
  • 5+ years of experience with IBM MDM
  • In depth knowledge of Teradata programming and usage
  • In depth knowledge of DB2 programming and usage
  • In depth knowledge of SQL Server programming and usage
  • Familiarity with major Customer Knowledge Systems
  • Demonstrate ability to understand the business value behind the solutions IT delivers.
  • Capable of thinking outside the box to deliver business value in a short amount of time.
  • Ability to establish relationships with the Business Partners resulting in a high level of trust and reliability
  • Courage to deliver service-based solutions founded in facts and data
  • Experience with logical, physical, functional, operational, and technical architecture of large and complex information systems
  • Capable of formulating compelling and comprehensive plans across the global technical service landscape
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.