2019 Information Technology- Ford College Graduate - Software Engineer
Ford Motor Company
September 17, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
4 Year Degree
Job Description & Qualifications
At Ford Motor Company, we are evolving into a customer centric mobility organization with the goal of delivering cutting edge connected vehicles and mobility applications to reimagine how the world moves in the future. Some of the exciting things we are working on are autonomous and electric vehicles, data centers, micro services, and cloud computing. The FCG program offers an excellent opportunity to experience, learn, and implement the latest software development technologies including Java, Angular, SpringBoot, Gradle, Liquibase, Hadoop, Android, Swift, Objective-C, Python, etc. in a highly collaborative and agile environment. At Ford we are applying many Agile practices which may include:
- Paired programming - Test driven development - eXtreme Programming - Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
The Information Technology Ford College Graduate (FCG) Program provides recent college graduates with a range of rotational, developmental job assignments during their first three years with Ford Motor Company/Ford Motor Credit Company.
Highlights of the program include:
An opportunity to participate in orientation programs and training opportunities
Individual involvement in planning and selecting assignments
Mentoring by senior IT management
Possible rotations areas include: Mobility Applications, Connected Vehicles, Autonomous Vehicles, Ford Labs, Sync, FordPass, Marketing, Manufacturing, and Software Defined Infrastructure Services
Positions responsibilities include: working as a member of a Product team applying agile practices, Cyber Security (Inside & Outside the Vehicle), Human Centric Design, Software Engineering principles, Infrastructure Engineering & Operations best practices, Product Management techniques... and so much more!
Opportunities to influence the design of future mobility solutions!
The IT FCG program objective is to strengthen your business acumen and technical skills through rapid exposure to various Ford business activities, while allowing you to gain a basic understanding of the company’s culture and global IT organization. Our goal is to support you and your transition into the high performing, inclusive and engaged workforce needed to meet the information technology needs of tomorrow.
Minimum Requirements for the IT FCG Program:
Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, Information Systems or Bachelor's of Science-Computer Science
Minimum GPA 3.0 on a 4.0 Scale
Candidates must graduate and be available for work prior to September 2019
0-3 years of relevant experience
Willingness to relocate if necessary as initial work assignments will be located in Southeast Michigan
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. At Ford Motor Company, the distance between you and an amazing career has never been shorter. Join the Ford team today, and discover the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to permanently 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.
IF INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION, PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME TO TERRENCE MOORE (TMOOR192@FORD.COM).
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 31090BR
About Ford Motor Company
At Ford, we go further to make our cars better, our employees happier and our planet a better place to be. Learn more about the work that makes Ford a company that we’re proud to be a part of at careers.ford.com.