Human Factors Engineer

Ford Motor Company
March 07, 2024
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Job Description

Human Factors Engineer

We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world -- together. At Ford, we're all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

In this position

Human Factors and Ergonomics Engineer supporting ergonomics and interactions for vehicle program features and controls. This is a Hyrbid role with some time spent in-office in Dearborn, MI.


What you'll do

  • Design and develop attribute level solutions for Ford and Lincoln products to improve end-user satisfaction by delivering human centric vehicles.
  • Conduct global benchmarking analyses to improve interaction and ergonomics features for our products.
  • Analyze end-user experience needs and translate them into engineering parameters to ensure design proposals will satisfy the customer.
  • Develop appropriate engineering parameters and design proposals.
  • Examine systems designs for compatibility with end-user experience, attribute targets, corporate requirements, service and assembly.
  • Develop solutions for delivery delays across multiple functions including Corporate Design, Vehicle Engineering, Vehicle Operations and Design and Release Engineering.
  • Conduct global benchmarking analyses to improve Experience, Interaction and Ergonomics features for our products. Serve as central lead to deliver specific attribute needs on program teams.
  • Qualifications

    You'll have

  • Master's or foreign equivalent degree n mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, automotive engineering, or a related field
  • 3 years of experience analyzing vehicle interior designs using Digital or Virtual evaluation.
  • 3 years of experience conducting customer clinics to evaluate ergonomics features and improvements.
  • 3 years of experience creating rapid prototypes of designs for customer evaluation, creating design proposals for customer storage solutions in CAD and conducting benchmarking of competition including statistical analysis of key parameters.
  • 3 years of experience evaluating and creating 3D component and interior data using CAD software such as CATIA or utilizing Human Factors modeling software such as JACK, PS Human, and RAMSIS.
  • Even better, you may have

  • Passion for engineering and product excellence.
  • Good communication, meeting and presentation skills
  • Comfort with a dynamic work environment.
  • Ideal candidate should possess great people skills and should have the ability to integrate seamlessly into the vehicle program team environment
  • You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we've outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!

    As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builderor all of the above?

    No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:

  • Immediate medical, dental, and prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible family care, parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more
  • Vehicle discount program for employees and family members, and management leases
  • Tuition assistance
  • Established and active employee resource groups
  • Paid time off for individual and team community service
  • A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year's Day
  • Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.
  • For a detailed look at our benefits, click here:

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    Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status. In the United States, if you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability, please call 1-888-336-0660.


    More Information on Ford Motor Company

    Ford Motor Company operates in the Automotive industry. The company is located in Dearborn, MI and Palo Alto, CA. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903. It has 175633 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Health insurance and Life insurance. To see all 148 open jobs at Ford Motor Company, click here.

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