Interaction Engineer

Ford Motor Company
April 15, 2024
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Job Description

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?

Digital Product Design at Ford is committed to envisioning and creating simple, thoughtful, enjoyable, and compelling product experiences that our customers need and love. We work in close partnership with product and engineering to deliver best-in-class interactions experiences that meet the needs of people today, and in the future. Our team is comprised of a dynamic group of product designers, researchers, visual designers, industrial designers, modelers, and project managers.

In this position

We are looking for a seasoned UX Interaction Architect to help shape the future of digital and physical spaces within the Center Stacks of Ford and Lincoln vehicles. You will work with a very diverse cross-disciplinary team to come up with the best solution that meets the customer's expectations while providing a simple and intuitive interaction to the vehicle.

What you'll do

The ideal candidate will work under experienced Quality Assurance & Centerstack team leadership and support the Digital Experience Quality center of excellence within Digital Product Design by:

  • Working closely with various product development team (Electrical, Chassis, Powertrain, Connected Vehicle), UX Designers and Marketing to support digital delivery, including Digital Models (Logic and flow, wireframes, planning for digital models, digital assets and master translation table set up) for Center stack screens.
  • Reviewing feature applications and provide recommendations/solutions for how they integrate to the in-vehicle experience.
  • Translating consumer needs, business strategies and technological enablers into vehicle experiences
  • Evolving in-vehicle interactions and highly interactive component designs from concepts through development then to production
  • Conducting extensive testing of the developed components and prototypes to ensure customer verification and implementation validation
  • Identifying and track all open issues to ensure design deliverables are provided to development team to meet program timing
  • Interfacing with the UX Designers for the development of Models (Protopie or Figma or similar) to be used for feasibility studies and management reviews.
  • Interface with the SYNC team for the design and development of SYNC HMI software.
  • You'll have

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Ergonomics, Interactive Design or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience in user interface or user interaction design
  • 2+ years of experience with Ford/Lincoln SYNC product development or equivalent
  • Excellent teamwork, leadership, interpersonal and communication skills required
  • 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.

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    Visa sponsorship is not 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.


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    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 162 open jobs at Ford Motor Company, click here.

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