2018 - Software Engineer Intern, Greenfield Labs

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2018 - Software Engineer Intern, Greenfield Labs
Greenfield Labs

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The Ford Smart Mobility (FSM) LLC team is working to transform the urban transportation experience. Housed within FSM LLC, Greenfield Labs are a small but highly capable and fast moving team designing, developing, shipping and testing new products and services that help people make the best of multimodal transportation systems in cities around the world. We are looking for candidates to join us in this journey to develop and deliver exciting and ground-breaking human centered transportation products and services.
The Software Engineer Intern position is a versatile role suited to candidates who enjoy approaching a wide variety of problems within a small engineering team to develop new and improved transportation systems. The ideal intern candidate will have some experience in web service development and API integration with multiple systems.


As a software engineering intern at FSM, you will have the opportunity to assist in building backend web services and applications. You will work closely with a small team of engineers as well as interact with researchers and designers.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Completed or currently pursuing a BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing backend web services and REST APIs
  • Experience consuming existing APIs / web services (REST)
  • Proficient with Java development, multithreading, and good software design practices
  • Understanding of data modeling and storage with NoSQL platforms
  • Experience writing unit tests, and with continuous integration environments
  • Excellent communication skills and a strong desire to work with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience with relational databases and traditional SQL data store
  • Understanding of performance and data security
  • Web prototyping with HTML5/CSS/JavaScript is a plus
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. 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