User Interface Modeler

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User Interface Modeler
Ford Motor Company

Job Description

What is Our Department?
The HF&IxD team provides support to GTDS projects leads Discovery Projects. Our team consists of Human Factors engineers / scientists as well as Interaction Designers. Our focus is on how customers will interact with new technologies!

What is Our Purpose?
The HF&IxD team supports all new technologies, developed within R&A that have direct interaction with customers. We develop the strategies of how these technologies will interact with customers and conduct tests to iterate and verify these strategies. We deliver evidence to the technology development teams to support these strategies and justify the design of the technology / feature.

Position Duties:

  • Create interactive prototype software based on wireframe diagrams, screen compositions, use case requirements, and/or system requirements.
  • Collaborate with interaction designers, and human factors engineers to iterate and test user interface designs.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with systems and electrical engineers to ensure software meets target specifications.
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science
  • 2+ years’ Experience with the Qt framework

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong background in GUI development
  • Experience creating interactive systems
  • Experience writing software that is part of a larger system
  • C++ development experience
  • Web-based development experience, including HTML5, CSS, Javascript, etc.
  • Linux and Linux command line experience a plus
  • Experience developing for embedded systems a plus
  • Android or iOS development a plus
  • OpenGL experience a plus

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll 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.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. 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.