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Ford Motor Company Data Scientist in Dearborn, Michigan


Job Title:

Data Scientist

Job Description & Qualifications:

Data Scientist

At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams. With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow’s transportation.

Creating the future of smart mobility requires the highly intelligent use of data, metrics and analytics. That’s where you can make an impact as part of our Global Data Insight & Analytics team. We are the trusted advisers that enable Ford to clearly see business conditions, customer needs and the competitive landscape. With our support, key decision makers can act in meaningful, positive ways. Join us and use your data expertise and analytical skills to drive evidence-based, timely decision making.

What you’ll be able to do:

  • Analyze data and results using economic and statistical techniques.

  • Apply principles and theories from economics program to predict automobile market conditions.

  • Establish models using Linear/Logistic Regression, Time Series Model, MLE, Bootstrapping, Model Diagnosis/Selection/Validation/Regularization to predict automobile market, inventory and demand.

  • Perform programming to create tables, graphs and listings to generate reports for the statistical analysis plan.

  • Perform MCA effectiveness study to analyze how different vehicle cycle plans influence the sales.

  • Analyze data about automobiles and prepare report for the management to make business plans and decisions for various markets.

  • Develop and maintain documentation, including description of economic methodologies, Python and R programs, results and discussions.

The minimum requirements we seek:

  • PhD degree in Economics or Statistics

  • 1+ years of Data management experience in a quantitative field, including Machine Learning, Hadoop and Python

Our preferred requirements:

  • 1+ years of enterprise working experience in automobile industry

  • Fast learning in theoretical modeling and coding

  • Self-starter, high level of initiative, detail-oriented and ability to multi-task.

  • Strong problem formulation and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong collaboration and communications skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and leadership behaviors.

What you’ll receive in return:

As part of the Ford family, you’ll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings and stock investment plans, incentive compensation and much more. You’ll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.

If you have what it takes to help us redefine the future of mobility, we’d love to have you join us.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.

We are 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.

For information on Ford’s benefits and compensation, click here: https://clicktime.symantec.com/34jag92XUFJYHaNge9RMLCD7Vc?u=https%3A%2F%2Fcorporate.ford.com%2Fcontent%2Fdam%2Fcorporate%2Fus%2Fen-us%2Fdocuments%2Fcareers%2F2021-benefits-and-comp-GSR-sal-plan-1.pdf

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Ford Motor Company



Skill Team:

Global Data, Insights & Analytics (GDIA)


Business and Sales Planning Analytics