• Systems Architect

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/7/2018 4:25 PM)
    Job ID
    Software Development
  • About DMI

    DMI, the world’s first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, big data management and analytics, and secure device and app management. The company’s unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen U.S. Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Washington DC area, with satellite offices around the world. Additional information is available at and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

    About the Opportunity

    DMI is seeking a full time Systems Architect to support a client. A r highly qualified Systems Architect to develop System and Component level Architecture Strategy and Technical Specifications for Platform/features to support Connected Vehicle products launch globally.


    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Work with both Technical and Product teams to gain in-depth understanding of complex system concepts and functionality
    • Responsible for architecture strategy development for Ford Mobility Platforms, Embedded Modem integration and mobile app integration working with multiple stake holders
    • Responsible for developing complex technical specifications at system level and sub-system level
    • Works with cross functional groups to develop interoperability interfaces across sub systems and translate them into sub system level requirements for building state-of-the-art connected vehicle systems architecture
    • Provide guidance and inputs for feature design verification plans working with requirements engineering teams and feature owners
    • Responsible for engineering efficient over the air firmware/software update strategy for all electronic modules through interfacing with vehicle engineering teams and IT backend systems
    • Responsible for managing technical requirements to multiple sub systems and provide guidance on system design and technologies
    • Develop precise and audience focused documentation/specification by applying industry standard modeling methodologies and concepts
    • Work with strategic teams to migrate features to new vehicle programs.
    • Resolve any open design questions during development process
    • Work with Verification teams, Plants & Customers to Triage/ Root Cause / Resolve Issues
    • Issue change requests when necessary, champion CR’s through the process and ensure all impacted documents are updated upon approval of CRs





    Education and Years of Experience: 

    • BS Engineering Discipline with Computer Sciences

    Required Skills/Certifications:

    • Knowledge and experience with systems architecture and engineering fundamentals and interoperability standards and emerging trends
    • Strong knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture and hands-on implementation experience with Enterprise Applications and Integration patterns
    • Knowledge of enterprise IT systems and their interoperability mechanisms
    • Experience in using Architecture/Software modeling concepts and tools (any standard tool)
    • Knowledge of vehicle to cloud connectivity or knowledge of Internet of Things is preferred
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to navigate through working teams across multiple departments
    • Ability to work with large cross-functional teams under aggressive timelines and sporadic heavy workloads
    • Ability to prioritize tasks on hand by evaluating long-term implications
    • Experience analyzing system failure points, evaluating pros and cons of solution proposals including conducting FMEAs
    • Strong customer focus and excellent communication skills, both written and oral
    • Prior experience in Auto, Engineering and product development areas is a plus
    • Self-learner and should be easily adapt to new concepts, tools, methodologies

    Desired Skills/Certifications:

    • Good knowledge of XML, SOAP, REST, UML, Message Flows, SOA Security, Microservices and Messaging concepts.
    • Experience with Web Services, Application Servers, Enterprise Service Bus, IoT
    • Practical experience working with large enterprise systems, Message Oriented Middleware
    • Broad knowledge of SOA products and offerings
    • Knowledge of embedded programming in any language, Vehicle Architecture, CAN diagnostics tools and Hardware engineering is a plus


    Physical Requirement(s): No Physical requirement needed for this position.

    Location: Dearbon, MI


    Working at DMI

    DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. We provide our employees with competitive benefits, educational assistance, and career growth opportunities. Every employee is valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.

    The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability.

    ***************** No Agencies Please *****************

    Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions. 


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