Connected Vehicle - Digital Experience Jr. Software Engineer
Auburn Hills, MI 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description
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We are looking for technology game changers to help FCA lead a transformation within the automotive industry. Technology has the potential to disrupt the automotive industry significantly in the next decade, and our IT organization is seeking high potential candidates to digitally transform the company with a focus on customer experience. FCA's Information Communication and Technology (ICT) connectivity organization was established to build the most captivating customer experiences on the latest frontier of Automotive Technology. Connectivity brings the customer and the car closer together than ever before, and allows FCA to build unique experiences that enhance our products, our brands, and our customer's lives.
The ICT connectivity team builds new connected car applications used by FCA customers, covering a myriad of technologies and systems and ranges from in-vehicle to off board systems. As an ICT organization, our primary focus is on off-board systems and its interaction and integration with in-vehicle systems. The off-board systems are complex in that they cover cloud platforms, user channels, back office systems, contact centers and integration with third party systems. All of these systems must have robust solutions developed to support high availability and fast response of services expected by our customers. In addition, the connectivity systems developed by FCA is global (build once deploy globally) with regional adaptations. If you are looking for a challenging, fast paced, dynamic work environment, consider joining the ICT Connectivity team area.
The responsibilities of the Connected Vehicle Software Developer include but are not limited to the following:
  • Develop cloud based connected vehicle services and features
  • Design, code, test and own cloud based applications that deal with real time event based data as well as large amount of streaming data
  • Solve complex technical problems using industry best practices while being compliant to enterprise security policies
  • Build cloud based REST APIs and micro services using serverless cloud technologies
  • Use agile methodologies and Test Driven Development (TDD) to realize the technical solution
  • Collaborate with product owners and business analysts to identify minimal viable product and support user stories definition
  • Debug performance issues in large scale distributed systems
  • Develop automation, monitoring, and debugging tools
  • Drive continuous improvement through code reviews, monitoring and defect analysis
What to expect:
  • Opportunity to develop software that directly benefits the lives of millions of FCA customers
  • Exposure to all pillars of the connected vehicle organization (commercial, marketing, hardware, software, suppliers, etc.)
  • Knowledgeable technical leaders that set clear vision and strategy for the team and organization
  • Experiences that build company acumen and provide professional networking
  • Opportunities for career advancement across technical and non-technical career tracks
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 1 year of programming experience in a professional environment
  • Software development experience in one or more high level programming languages and frameworks (Java, Javascript, and/or Python)
  • Experience working in a Continuous Integration & Delivery model
  • Experience working with large scale distributed systems
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Motivated to learn new technologies
  • Strong problem solving and organization skills
  • Exhibit flexibility, prioritization and the ability to multitask
  • Good team player and work well with people
  • Experience working with global teams, supporting global time zones, and able to work with multiple suppliers
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working with any of the following technologies: AWS IOT, MQTT, AWS Lambda, AWS Kinesis, React/Node.js
  • Automotive Industry experience with any of the following vehicle technologies: CAN bus, diagnostics, telematics
  • Experience with DevOps tools (Git, Gradle/Maven, Jenkins, Jira) and Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience with Micro Services architecture and container technologies such as Docker

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1+ years
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