Köln, Germany    |     HR/Talent Acquisition   |   Full-time
Job Reference: 5675 - Posted 04-Jun-2021

Want to Go Further with Ford?

As the German subsidiary of the Ford Motor Company, Ford-Werke GmbH has been successful in the automotive business for over 90 years. As a modern mobility company, it is our goal to always “bring on tomorrow”. Around 20,000 employees are already committed to this in Cologne, Aachen and Saarlouis.

Your Workplace

As a future member of the Enterprise Connectivity team, you will be working on connectivity of Ford vehicles across Europe. You will be part of a development team delivering advanced features and functions for the connected cars of tomorrow, applying the latest technology in cloud environments, Internet-of-Things (IoT), wireless communications and IT security (cybersecurity). You will be shaping the new automotive digital age around electrification, connectivity, vehicle-to-X, and much more. Become part of an exciting product team that constantly focuses on our customer.

Key responsibilities

  • Design and development of connected infotainment functions
  • Ensuring customer needs are met through close collaboration with software teams, external cooperation partners as well as internal customers (marketing, design, legal department)
  • Definition of functional and system design, documentation, as well as delivery of the implementation, failure analysis and sign-off of distributed/connected features end-to-end
  • Software planning in an agile team at the interface to vehicle development
  • Identification of project dependencies/risks (cost, quality, time) and management communication

Your profile

  • Completed studies in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or comparable degree
  • Several years of project management experience in the software, electronics, cloud or infotainment domain, ideally firm with agile methods/tools (SCRUM, KANBAN, Design Thinking)
  • Advantageous is: expertise regarding vehicle connectivity, cloud systems and integration of complex distributed functionalities with a strong end-to-end focus
  • High affinity to apps, digital multimedia products, preferably in an automotive environment
  • Excellent time and resource management skills
  • Strong analytical and strategic skills as well as excellent communication- and teamwork skills
  • business fluent in written and spoken English, German language skills are of advantage

We offer you

  • Be Part of a Global and Diverse Team within a Leading Automotive Manufacturer
  • Be close to our Customers and have access to the latest Technologies
  • Working on future-oriented products in a state-of-the-art and dynamic work environment
  • Access to multiple learning and professional development platforms
  • Satisfaction of seeing the impact of your solution in millions of vehicles
  • Hybrid Working Opportunities – blending working from Home with working at the Office
  • Access to multiple additional benefits (Ford Sports Club, Ford Insurance, Ford Bank, …)
  • Attractive compensation 

Are you looking to Go Further with Ford?

We look forward to your application.

Our Recruiting-Partner Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (Germany) GmbH will be happy to receive it.

Contact: Denise Rückert, Tel.: +49 (221) 65083633