Director of Product
As Director of Product for Locomation, Nigel Wright is responsible for leading Locomation Product initiatives, working with the team to ensure that the human lead convoy delivers safe, consistent, and reliable performance.
Wright has developed safety-critical autonomous systems since 2013; with progressive responsibility growing from a lead software developer to a Solution Manager at Bombardier Transportation in their fully autonomous CITYFLO 650 rail product line, and as a Lead Staff Program Manager with UberATG and Aurora Innovation.
Wright serves on the advisory boards for Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Pennwest at California, providing industry input to support curriculum development.
Wright holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering Technology from California University of Pennsylvania, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Point Park, and has completed executive post graduate education in Software Architecture (Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute), Model Based System Engineering with (MITx) and Leadership and Culture (Harvard University in partnership with Uber).