Cloud Foundry Analyst

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Cloud Foundry Analyst
Ford Motor Company

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a true DevOps environment leveraging emerging technologies. The analyst will work closely with engineering and development teams to implement and support the suite of Pivotal Cloud Foundry services in Ford’s internal and external (Azure) cloud. Pivotal is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) technology supporting the One IT Key Big 6 Initiatives, through:

  • Fast application development and deployment
  • Highly scalable and available architecture
  • DevOps-friendly workflows
  • Reduced chance of human error
  • Multi-tenant compute efficiencies
This position will require the individual to stay abreast of the continual evolution of technology and understand how Pivotal Cloud services (Elastic Runtime, RabbitMQ, Redis, etc.) integrate into the Ford environment to fit customer needs.
The analyst will collaborate closely with customers, engineering SMEs, and product vendors to understand and optimize the cloud services.

  • Highly motivated individual with strong technical skills and an understanding of emerging technologies (including Cloud Native Platforms)
  • Perform at an extremely high level of technical competence and maturity
  • Communicate effectively with all spectrum of users and technicians
  • Assess and resolve business user needs
Basic Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience with Linux
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of experience with system engineering or operational user support
  • 2+ years of experience with virtual computing
Preferred experience:
  • Experience with ITIL processes including incident and request management
  • Functional knowledge of Cloud based technologies
  • Understanding of Networking and Network Architecture
  • Understanding of Containerization

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.