Excuse me for the cross posting.
Please find below the description of a position which is currently available
in Sony Ericsson.
Regards Andrea Lilley
Human Interface Project Leader - SonyEricsson.
The main responsibilities for this position are:
Customisation project management: Gather requirements, keep track of
General project management: Planning of project time schedules and
deliveries, based not only on SW project, but also other factors affecting
the time schedule (such as CeBit, product communication material deadlines,
line-up meetings etc.)
Management of outsourcing of parts of HI projects.
Please apply by email to Johan for a more detailed job description.
Job title: Project Leader, Human Interface Design
Ingress/Introduction (short description of the departments tasks, areas
The Human Interface Design team is responsible for creating a world-class
user experience of the Sony Ericsson mobile phones and accessories.
Graphics, sounds and movement are in focus, and the creative development is
done in close cooperation with the industrial designers, and the usability
teams located in different parts of the world
Description of duties (Key tasks, responsibility, contacts, travelling and
The Project Leader within the Human Interface Team will be responsible for
the detailed planning of the design projects, based on the design direction,
the needs of the development projects, the needs of our customers, planned
events, and other factors affecting the time schedule of a project, and of
reporting progress to manager. A crucial aspect is making sure we keep track
of deliveries and communication with key customers. The responsibilities
will also include managing the outsourcing of parts of the design projects
when necessary. The work involves working together with a wide number of
functions in the company, including product planning, software development,
usability teams, marketing, and industrial design. Needless to say, contacts
with key customers will of course be a vital part of the work.
The unit belongs to the Creative Design Centre, and is spread geographically
between Sweden, UK and the US. Thus, the language for all communication is
English. This position will be based in Lund.
Qualifications (education, experience, skills and traits)
The core skills and traits are related to project management. The applicant
needs to have proven experience in this area. Moreover, the applicant should
have suitable experience and understanding of UI design, and of the mobile
phone industry. In addition to this, it is important that the applicant is
able to give convincing presentations when necessary.
The nature of the position also places high importance on interpersonal
skills: The applicant must be open to other cultures, and enjoy working with
people from all over the world. English language skills are important to the
extent that the applicant must not be hindered in any way by communicating
DU Kista / Manchester
Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
5th Flr, Chadwick House, Warrington Rd
Birchwood Park, Warrington, WA3 6AE, UK
Work Tel:+44 1925 281511
Fax:+44 1925 281452
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