Junior Software Product Engineer

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Junior Software Product Engineer
Ford Motor Company

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Ford Commercial Solutions (FCS) IT is looking for Full-Stack developers that embrace Lean/Agile and Extreme Programming practices. In this environment the Software Engineer is expected to work in a pair developing working, tested cod across the full stack of technologies. They will collaborate directly and continuously with product managers and designers, and business partners to release early and often.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Develops application software using the cloud based architecture across full stack of technologies utilized by balanced team
  • Consults with product manager to identify minimal viable product and decompose feature set into small scoped user stories.
  • Pairs with other software engineers to cooperatively deliver user stories.
  • Solve highly complex technical problems using industry best practices.
  • Uses the test driven development methodology to realize the technical solution.

• 2+ years of work experience with cloud based, full stack web development including:
  • Java web development (heavy emphasis)
  • Spring Framework development
  • Experience designing and developing REST APIs
  • Front end development using JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, Angular JS, React JS
  • Data modeling
• Bachelor’s degree


  • A degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline or equivalent.
  • Exceptional software engineering knowledge
  • Practiced in eXtreme Programming (XP) disciplines including paired programming
  • Test-first/Test Driven Development (TDD) experience
  • OO Design Principles, Micro services architecture, Cloud native concepts
  • Experience with Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Azure Cloud and IaaS concepts
  • Highly effective in working with other technical experts, Product Managers, UI/UX Designers and business stakeholders
  • Capable in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools and pipelines such as Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, GitHub, etc.
  • Mobile development Experience is a plus

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.