FORD /Lincoln ECP (ELECTRONIC CONTROL PANELS)
Led and managed cross-functional teams deliver ECP data for Ford and Lincoln.
Led and managed cross-functional teams of 10+ to deliver data for ECP development for Ford the 2015 Fusion, F-150, Mustang & 2016 Lincoln MKZ, MKS, MKC, 2017 Continental.
Collaborated with the design team to verify correct ECP designs:
- Ensured designs met internal and federal standards & fixed any problems that occurred.
- Evaluated the negative aspects of developed designs & led development to update designs based on user feedback and industry trends.
- Provided design input into creative process.
Educated designers on all safety related design issues, directed design teams to follow design initiatives.
Developed global graphic strategies for climate control buttons to implement on forward model ECP/EFPs.
Created proposals of Ford & Lincoln interiors for Studio mill-backs to support program milestone reviews.
Presented the current status of ECPs to senior management: goals being met with upcoming product releases & roadmap updates.
Delivered sections and feasible CAD data to support design release tool builds, stool try-outs, and vehicle launch builds.
Provided engineering criteria and guidelines for the design teams and suggested creative engineering solutions.