FordPass / LincolnWay app is one-stop mobility app provides features to help a user move through their day smarter, better and easier than ever before. The mobility team is looking for a Product Designer that will embrace Lean and Agile practices, work in small, cross-functional, and co-located teams.
Product designers at Ford ensure we solve the right problems and understand user needs to deliver new or improved products and services that have real impact. The goal is to ship products that create user and business value and enable the client team to develop the skills necessary to take the product home after an engagement with our team. You are working with a cross-disciplinary product team and pair up with your clients from early discovery work to framing the opportunity, then validating the interaction design through to applying the visual detail. Iterative user feedback is part of our design process and you are in charge of running research sessions and synthesis with the team.
5+ years’ Product Design experience
2+ years of experience designing full-service consumer and business applications
2+ years’ experience leading product design from discovery and framework through iterative development and delivery
Previous experience enabling clients in user centered design best practice
Experienced in user research methodologies and can educate others
Shows command of modern front-end technologies and frameworks (e.g. HAML/SASS, grid systems, responsive design)
Active member of the design community
Maintain a user-centered approach in design perspective and practice
Guide product decisions through user research, customer development, and iterative feedback loops
Bring deep experience in user research, interaction design or visual design
Experience with and curiosity of agile and lean philosophies
Experience working independently with clients or stakeholders in a consulting role
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, you 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.
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.