Software Engineer III


On Site
Full Time


Data management
Information architecture
Data storage
Unstructured data
Data processing
Data quality
Data validation
Programming languages
Data architecture
Apache Storm
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Object-Oriented Programming
Functional programming
Computer science
Computer engineering
Electrical engineering
Software development
Test-driven development
Software configuration
Version control
Continuous Integration and Development
Continuous integration
Software deployment
Data integration
Open source
Big data
Cloud computing
Google Cloud Platform
Google Cloud
Value engineering

Job Details

Job Description

The Ford Pro Telematics team is looking for strong Data Engineers to utilize large-scale data and help Ford engineers to design and validate the most compelling and reliable customer. The team collects real-time data from fleets of vehicles to develop pipelines and software.

What you'll be able to do:
  • Design, code, test, correct and document programs and scripts using agreed standards and tools to achieve a well-engineered result
  • Derive an overall strategy of data management, within an established information architecture that supports the development and secure operation of existing and new digital services
  • Plan effective data storage, security, sharing and publishing within the organization
  • Gathers and processes raw, structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data using batch and real-time data processing frameworks
  • Ensures data quality and implements tools and frameworks for automating the identification of data quality issues
  • Collaborate with internal and external data providers on data validation providing feedback and making customized changes to data feeds and data mappings
  • Mentor and lead data engineers providing technical guidance and oversight
  • Provide ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products

Minimum Requirements we seek:
  • 8 or more years of experience with a Bachelor's Degree Computer Science or related degree or 5 years of experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, PhD)
  • Expertise in at least two of the following general purpose programming languages: Java/Go/Scala/Python/JavaScript
  • 2 years' experience building highly available and fault tolerant distributed systems
  • 3 years' experience designing data architecture for multiple database models such as Relational DBMS, Document, Columnar and Key-Value Data Stores
  • 3 years' experience working with Stream processing Systems such as Storm, Spark-Streaming and Kafka Streams.
  • 5 years' experience writing code in multiple programming language paradigms such as Object-Oriented and Functional Programming Languages

Our Preferred Requirements:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 8 years' experience developing products using extreme agile/ pair/mobbed programming in a test-driven development (TDD).
  • 5 years' experience using advanced software configuration management (source control, DevOps, continuous integration/continuous deployment, etc.)
  • 5 years' experience with any of the ETL, data integration products or any industrial data service.
  • 7 years' experience working in Unix/Linux environments, Open-source technologies, client-server apps
  • 3+ years of Bigdata development experience on one or more cloud Platforms. Google Cloud Platform is plus.

You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we've outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!

As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builder...or all of the above? No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:

Immediate medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage

Flexible family care days, paid parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more

Vehicle discount program for employees and family members and management leases

Tuition assistance

Established and active employee resource groups

Paid time off for individual and team community service

A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year's Day

Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.

For a detailed look at our benefits, click here:

Please see our Company Profile.
This position is a leadership level 6.

Visa sponsorship is available for this position.


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