Ford Motor Company Junior Software Engineer - FordLabs (Ann Arbor, MI) in Ann Arbor, Michigan


Job Title:

Junior Software Engineer - FordLabs (Ann Arbor, MI)

Job Description & Qualifications:

Ford IT is growing an organization focused on delivering software leveraging eXtreme Programming and cloud technologies. In this environment the Software Engineer is expected to work in a pair developing working, tested code based on proven Lean/Agile methods. Engineers on the team work across the full stack of technologies to enable the highest priority work to be delivered.


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 1+ years of work experience in Object Oriented development in at least one of the following web or mobile technologies:

  • Android OR

  • Swift/Objective-C OR

  • Spring and/or Rails frameworks OR

  • Java / Ruby / Python / Golang


  • Exceptional software engineering knowledge; OO Design Principles

  • Familiar with eXtreme Programming (XP) practices including:

  • Paired programming

  • Test-first/Test Driven Development (TDD)

  • Experience with Spring Cloud and deploying to cloud platforms, preferably Pivotal Cloud Foundry or Cloud Foundry

  • Has cooperated closely with other technical experts, Product Managers, UI/UX Designers and business stakeholders

  • Delivered products that include web front-end development; JavaScript, client-side MVC frameworks like Angular, React, etc.

  • Capable in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools and pipelines such as Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, etc.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline

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.

Visa sponsorship may be 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.

Auto req ID:



Ford Motor Company


Information Technology

Skill Team:

Ford Smart Mobility (FSM)


FSM Skill Team Support




Ann Arbor