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.


Prepare data and gain new insights from it to find innovative solutions for new challenges for our business areas! Our Global Data Insight & Analytics (GDI&A) team supports core areas such as Quality, Connected Vehicle, Regulatory Compliance, Manufacturing or Marketing & Sales with the help of sophisticated methods of data management, data analysis, data mining, statistics, AI/ML and other analytical methods in the optimization of processes, strategies and planning principles. We are looking for experienced data scientists for the European team, for whom a varied, interdisciplinary and internationally oriented job is exactly the right next step. 
  • You will prepare and analyze operational data including embedded modem data to optimize business processes in the respective areas
  • You will develop and implement models to provide operational insights and to support the organization with meaningful data visualization
  • You will proactively support the deployment of solutions to production
  • You are a trusted advisor supporting the business by creating transparency and delivering of prioritization and analytical deep-dive tools
  • You have a degree in mathematics, (business) informatics, econometrics, data science, or in a comparable subject (Master of Science or PhD is desirable)
  • You have experience in one or more of the following areas: mathematical modeling and optimization, time series analysis, operations research, statistical methods
  • You are also familiar with at least one of the following topics: data visualization, statistical analysis, data mining, AI/ML
  • You have sound knowledge of at least one programming language, ideally in Python
  • You have working experience on a cloud environment, ideally Hadoop or Google Cloud Platform
  • You have a very good command of both written and spoken English and German
  • 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 the cutting edge, bridging digital and traditional experiences
  • Access to multiple learning and professional development platforms
  • Hybrid working opportunities with on-site location Aachen or Cologne – blending working from home with working at the office in addition to part time model opportunities (15 - 30 hours)
  • Access to multiple additional benefits (Ford Sports Club, Ford Insurance, Ford Bank, …)
  • Excellent compensation package