Description and Requirements

This role sits within the HMI team of our Automotive function.

Market Overview:

As part of the £2.5 billion investment, Dyson acquired a 517 acre plot in Hullavington. This former Royal Air Force base, just five miles from Dyson HQ, will increase our UK footprint tenfold. We’ll be turning old hangars into futuristic labs and workspaces – creating a campus to rival those in Silicon Valley.

Function Overview:

We’ve begun work on a battery electric vehicle – that’s no secret. It has remained our ambition to solve the worldwide problem of air pollution for nearly 30 years. Now that we have the ability to bring all our technologies together into a single product, we’re able to solve this problem at the source.

For now, it’s all about finding the right people to make it all happen for 2020

Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for Subjective and Objective Benchmark
  • Target setting and Validation from the concepts to the final validation.`
  • Manage testing precedures.
  • Effectively communicate Results from Analysis
  • Understand and dictate control and feedback requirements
  • Manage Results of Testing and propose modifications to design and engineering teams
  • Define Specification of Testing on Simulator – Buck – Full Vehicle
  • Create user cases to make rationalised design decisions.
  • Construct user trails to evaluate design feasibility and analyse and present results.

Skills:

  • Bachelor degree in Design, or Human Factors or Ergonomics
  • Experience with Usability – Distraction – Ergonomics Testing.
  • Good visual communication skills, drawing, sketching etc.
  • Creative and methodical problem solving skills.
  • A good working knowledge of MS Office.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical issues in an appropriate, concise and accurate fashion visually and in writing / verbally.
  • Be able to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of project teams in an often high-pressure, competitive environment.
  • Self-starter - ability to work independently, take on new challenges readily, possess a hands on approach and a can-do attitude
  • Experience in HMI (Human Machine Interaction).

Benefits Overview:

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Free on-site parking
  • Subsidized café
  • Discounts on Dyson machines
  • Private Medical and Dental