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:

  • Able to manage specification into innovative UX concepts
  • Effectively communicate concepts and ideas
  • Understand and dictate control and feedback requirements
  • Manage concepts with design and engineering teams as well as senior management
  • Define Specification of solutions to suit the requirements of electronics – Interior –Exterior teams.
  • Play a leading role in developing systems for next generation products.
  • Develop product feature lists and user cases to make rationalised design decisions.
  • Collaborate to construct user trails to evaluate design feasibility and analyse and present results.
  • Communicating design intent through sketches, wire framing, Logical Flows and prototypes.
  • Collaborating with industrial designers, modelling teams and engineers to create seamless user experiences.
  • Create and own UX specs and requirements documentation through to production.

Skills:


  • Solid Knowledge of Automotive HMI Standards, design guidelines and best practise for Physical Commands, Cluster, HUD, HVAC, Infotainment and  Vehicle functions.
  • Experience of working within UX design in an Automotive environment
  • Bachelor degree in Ergonomics, or Design or Human Factor (or related field) with professional experience
  • Experience with Usability and Distraction 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 
  •  Excellent team-working skills.

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