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Ford Motor Company Data Engineer in Dearborn, Michigan


Job Title:

Data Engineer

Job Description & Qualifications:

Data Engineer

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:

  • Work on analyzing and manipulating large datasets supporting the enterprise by activating data assets for use in the analytics and business community.

  • The focus will be understanding available data and the current data quality framework, working with business partners to collect requirements, creating data products, profiling, monitoring and ongoing support.

  • Expand their business knowledge, cross functional collaboration skills, business intelligence acumen, and technical experience.

  • Understands data landscape and environments: sources, elements, update frequency, completeness, stewards/contacts, and platforms

  • Implements ETL processes, such as data transformation using tools including but not limited to HQL, Python, Spark, Informatica

  • Translates business requirements to build scalable, sustainable, efficient, coded processes that can be productionized and readily modified by other data engineers

  • Incorporates quality checks and alerts to minimize bad data being consumed by end users, models and dashboards; revises checks for data issues not previously identified

  • Work with Software Engineers to productionize coded processes

  • Awareness of and compliance with: data privacy, security, legal and contractual guidelines

The minimum requirements we seek:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field of Study

  • 5+ years ETL and related tools/applications experience including:

  • Hadoop v2, MapReduce, HDFS

  • Hadoop cluster management, with all included services

  • Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Impala

  • Scala, Spark, HQL, Python

  • Integration of data from multiple data sources

  • Various ETL techniques and frameworks, Data stage, Informatica

  • Big Data ML toolkits, such as Mahout, SparkML, or H2O

  • Cloudera/MapR

What you’ll receive in return:

As part of the Ford family, you’ll enjoy competitive compensation and benefits as well as 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.

Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we’re Built Ford Tough. We’re one team striving to make people’s lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.

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



Skill Team:

Global Data, Insights & Analytics (GDIA)


Data Operations