Job Description :
Position Description:
As an IT Purchasing Project Manager, you will interact with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders and management levels while collaborating with Business Customers, IT Technical Architects and System Integrators. You will work with IT Purchasing teams to manage the planning, design and delivery of a Cloud COTS (SAP Ariba) solution.

Skills Required:
Experience in technical business requirements and technical based solutions - Working Knowledge of Agile frameworks, architecture patterns and design patterns - Support the application team in the development of the technical designs and documentation - Strong architecture knowledge with experience in providing technical solutions for projects - Excellent problem solving skills including leading problem solving teams - Provide support such as troubleshooting on application/interface performance issues - Strong communication skills both verbal and written - Lead the planning and deployment across all regions - Full application / system development lifecycle knowledge and experience.

Experience Preferred:
Self-starter, ability to work independently but still can work within group to deliver top notch solutions Self-researcher, ability to research a technology and provide insight to project team Experience implementing or supporting mobile applications, frameworks and protocols Experience and designing public facing solutions Applying Cloud Foundry architectures Knowledge of Ford Information Technology standards and processes Provide input on program estimation and project complexity Ensures solutions or services adhere to IT principles such as optimizing system design for performance, maintainability and usability requirements.

Education Required:
B.S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field.