CDI Corporation Taylor , MI 48180
Title: Product Designer
Location: Taylor, Michigan
Duration: Long Term
Product Designer in PDO Connected Vehicle you will be part of a Product Team to deliver end to end features into production in the Mobility Products and Services Connected Vehicle Communications and Data Management Product Lines.
As a Product Designer of a balanced product team, the position will work closely with the Product Manager to establish the product strategy and communicate the product vision to Team members and stakeholders.
Lead the team in embracing Agile software process and techniques.
The position will also have responsibilities to identify and develop products / micro services to enable the migration to Transportation Mobility Cloud (TMC).
Continue to transition to the Product Organization model with particular focus on TDD and CI/CD. Innovate New Product concepts, Deliver production features, Support launched features.
The Product Designer will primarily involve working with the Product Manager and Full Stack Engineers to:
Lead products from discovery and framework through iterative development and delivery
Develop documentation identified on the Agile backlog (use cases, user stories, system design specifications) for upcoming features, services and capabilities
Work as a collaborative team member with business partners, developers, and fellow designers
Help product managers assess and prioritize opportunities and constraints
Develop and update use cases and user stories in Agile iterations
Develop product user flows and business integration models
Assess and prioritize opportunities and constraints
Explore and document solution alternatives
Identify and describe business scenarios
Work collaboratively to coordinate and resolve issues
Conduct user testing, interviews, and analysis
Knowledge of Agile delivery and Rally
Strong verbal and written communications required
Ability to self-direct and identify risks and mitigations to delivery targets
A previous technical delivery role or an architecture role is a definite plus.
Previous experience as a software engineer is a definite plus.
A passion for the products in the connected vehicle space.
Comfortable navigating the unknown and constantly driving partners and suppliers to achieve timelines
Able to rapidly adjust to changing product requirements and communicate those changes to impacted organizations
Ability to self-train in areas of less expertise to meet the challenges of this position