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AWS Security Engineer

Date:  Apr 6, 2021

Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Requisition ID: 78771 
Sponsorship Available: Yes 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

Goodyear. More Driven.




About the Position

The Security Engineer is part of global Digital and Data Platform program. The team's product portfolio includes various trials and industrialized products from exploring new algorithms and architectures for beyond tires projects. The space includes IoT, AI, ML across consumer and commercial business unit trials. Associates come from a broad range of backgrounds and collaborate to develop and innovate on new Digital Products comprising of capturing data from various sensors, running algorithms and showcasing the results using external integrations or user interfaces.


Due to the continuously expanding area of applications of team capabilities, there are ample opportunities for team members to assume leadership roles within current projects, lead the development of new exciting capabilities as well as explore career opportunities across many Goodyear divisions.    


Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist in the application development planning. Build a security risk profile and suggest mitigations and best practices.
  • Audit existing and developing applications for common security risks. Guidance on best practices for handling sensitive data.
  • Research, evaluate, and implement cloud native security tools to improve application and information security
  • Set up and maintain tools for Continuous Security Auditing.


Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or related field) & 5+ years experience
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science (or related field) & 3+ years experience
  • Securing applications in a cloud environment - including IoT devices
  • Experience working as part of an application development team
  • Researching, implementing, and deploying new security tools or processes
  • Communicating risks to development team members and project managers
  • AWS Certified Security Specialty or Security certifications a plus


Skills and Abilities

  • Hands-on experience and/or knowledge of information security technologies such as security design review, threat modeling, secure code review, risk analysis, and penetration testing
  • Python, Shell, or a scripting language
  • AWS Cloud Security fundamentals: IAM, Security Groups, networking, SecurityHub, GuardDuty, Inspector CloudTrail, CloudWatch, Shield, WAF, KMS, ACM, Secrets Manager, Lambda, CloudWatch
  • Ability to perform a Network or Applciation Security Audit
  • Familiarity with DevOps, CI/CD, and agile methodology
  • Automate repeatable task and enhance security control enhancement     




Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.


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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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