As the German subsidiary of the Ford Motor Company, Ford-Werke GmbH has been successful in the automotive business for over 90 years. As a modern mobility company, it is our goal to always “bring on tomorrow”. Around 20,000 employees are already committed to this in Cologne, Aachen and Saarlouis.

UX / UI DESIGNER (D/F/M)

We are looking for motivated forward-looking UX / UI Designers who can help bring our Iconic Brand Further! You will join our growing HMI Team within Ford Europe Product Engineering and support us with bringing Smart and Connected Experiences to millions of our Customers.

NOTE: These positions are located in Cologne Merkenich

Role 1 - Concept development:

  • Research the user requirements and ideate the user interface concepts
  • Define wireframe concepts & interaction models as well as digital prototypes for customer tests

Role 2 - Application to series-production vehicles:

  • Implementation of the concepts into different digital components; specification down to all graphical details & use cases
  • Close collaboration with functional experts, design studio and software developers
  • Experience in conceptual development of interface designs
  • Skills in visual design & specification of interfaces on basis of style guides
  • Tools like Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Unreal, Axure are familiar to you
  • Programming-skills desirable (ie. for mobile platforms)
  • Show a strong affinity to understand the emotional customer wants & needs
  • Excellent communication and prioritizing abilities
  • Able to work within a fluid and agile development environment
  • Experience with Product Development Processes (ie. Gateway Deliverables)
  • Ability to take charge and get things done
  • Master or Bachelor in Interaction Design, Product Design, Communication Design or similar Studies like Computer Sciences with key aspects in HMI 
  • Be Part of a Global and Diverse Team within a Leading Automotive Manufacturer
  • Be close to our Customers and have access to the latest Technologies
  • Working on the cutting edge, bridging Digital and Traditional Experiences
  • Access to multiple learning and professional development platforms
  • Satisfaction of seeing the impact of your solution in millions of vehicles
  • Hybrid Working Opportunities – blending working from Home with working at the Office
  • Access to multiple additional benefits (Ford Sports Club, Ford Insurance, Ford Bank, …)
  • Excellent compensation Package