UX Project Manager

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UX Project Manager
Allen Park
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
  • Manage all Human Centered Design / User Experience (UX) projects and activities for future Autonomous products and services
  • Fully Represent and embody the human centered / UX vision, and lead the implementation of this into working prototypes and/or future programs
  • Manage teams through implementation and support of early program milestones, health charts etc.
  • Lead steering team meetings, and plan, lead / support innovation workshops and cross functional teams.
  • Manage workstream timing and budget, sourcing.
  • Inspire the company to deliver human centered solutions and experiences

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering and/or Ergonomics
  • 3+ years of hands on experience in product development or attribute engineering.

Preferred qualifications
  • Master’s degree
  • Strong and proven leadership skills.
  • Strong Passion for understanding our customers and implementing solutions that enhance or even transform their experience with our product or services.
  • Experience leading cross functional teams, meetings and workstreams
  • Experience planning and facilitation of workshops, Innovation projects, Brainstorming etc.
  • Excellent communication skills and collaborative practices
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Willingness to learn and collaborate
  • Experience embodying the voice of the customer and driving user centered change into programs
  • Experienced in human centered design practices, methods, and tools (user research, journey mapping, scenario development, designing for interactions, systems, visual language, rapid prototyping, communication and storytelling, etc.)
  • Ability to be flexible and nimble in your thought process

The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

At Ford Motor Company, the distance between you and an amazing career has never been shorter. Join the Ford team today, and discover the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you would expect from a diverse global leader.

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.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; TN visa holders may be considered.

Ford Motor Company is 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. Ford Motor Company also is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment such persons.