Sr Human Factors Manager - Project Engineering

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Posted: March 20, 2017
  • Reference ID: AMO30031337-en-us

Johnson & Johnson Vision, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is currently recruiting for a Senior Human Factors Manager - Project Engineerings, located in Milpitas, California.

Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to improving and restoring sight for patients worldwide. Since debuting the world’s first disposable soft contact lens in 1987, it has been helping patients see better through their world-leading ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. In 2017, J&J expanded into cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery (LASIK) and consumer eye health and now serves more than 60 million patients a day across 103 countries with its eye health portfolio. Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees, and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

The Senior Human Factors Manager - Project Engineering is responsible for human factors input, evaluation and feedback into the design control process. The position will interact closely with the product development team to design and evaluate user interfaces (hardware and software) for medical products including devices, support systems and associated training /instructional elements. The main objective of these activities is to produce safe, reliable, easy-to-use, and easy-to-maintain medical products in furthering the Abbott goals of developing cataract and refractive equipment products that are compelling for our customers.

  • Participate in assigned project teams to develop user requirements.
  • Participate in contextual inquiry studies.
  • Collaborate or lead use-related risk analysis efforts.
  • Participate in assigned project teams to design and develop user interfaces(hardware, software , labeling, instructions and training).
  • Conduct expert evaluations, brainstorming sessions, competitive analysis, and other usability engineering methodologies with both internal teams and external vendors.
  • Design, plan, execute and document simulated-use usability tests, field studies, focus groups, survey and questionnaire creation, and other usability evaluation methods.
  • Define and manage critical interfaces between sub-systems to ensure proper system function.
  • Manage personnel and oversee human factors activities across various assigned projects.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Life Sciences or Industrial Engineering, Psychology, Computer Science.
  • Minimum 8 years human factors/usability engineering experience/ use case validation testing or equivalent relevant experience in product development and customer interactions.
  • Knowledge of user interface design and general knowledge about human perception, cognition and a basic knowledge of anthropometrics, biomechanics and physiology.
  • Experience in the areas of gathering user requirements, use scenario development, contextual inquiry, use-based risk analysis, conducting usability evaluations, and questionnaire/survey design required.

Primary Location
United States-California-Milpitas
Abbott Medical Optics, Inc. (6233)
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