Automotive/Aerospace

Automotive UI/UX Designer

Contract Full Time

UK Jobs Board

Our automotive OEM based in Norfolk are looking for an Automotive UI/UX Designer to join their team.

OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
A UI/UX Designer is required to work on our infotainment and HMI systems, for current and future vehicle programmes.

Duties:
-Design the company's HMI systems, using a mix of 2D and 3D software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, 3DS Max and Blender and have at least 5 years automotive UI experience.

-Design and execute modern UI concepts for instrument clusters and infotainment systems, in-line with the product profile of each vehicle and establish a standard UX direction for the company, working under the direction of the Head of Design and senior management.

-As well as the driver-focused experience, deliver concepts for front seat and rear seat passengers.

SKILLS :

– Must be able to present high quality graphics, animations and concepts at design reviews

– Provide a machine with all the required 2D/3D software

– Able to keep an accurate history of design changes and themes throughout the design process

– Ability to keep track of model specific UI variants

– When required work with other designers, CAS and studio engineering

– Ability to work closely with programmers and suppliers

– Recommend best practices for HMI systems

– Knowledge of global legalities concerning safe usage of HMI systems in a vehicle

– Ability to work to a project timing plan and managing own time, to meet design review schedules

– Ability to undertake larger/broader tasks than typically required at larger studios, with larger teams

– Basic Office skills – Word, Excel etc

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website