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Application Developer / Java

Location: 

Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: Akron, OH 
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

 

 

 

 

About the Position

The Application Developer/ Java Developer is a well-seasoned Information Technology professional, able to apply system-wide responsibility to complex components of a project. Working with technologies such as; Java, JavaScript, CSS, and Front end Web development, the Application Developer will work according to SDLC development practices from requirements gathering through to deployment. This individual will often participate and contribute to the actual detail work of the specification. Will work closely with the regional application team for the Americas.

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Analyze, design and develop new processes, programs and configuration taking into account the complex interrelationships of system-wide components.   
  • Provide system-wide support and maintenance for a complex system or business process. Maintain and modify existing processes, programs and configuration through use of current information technology toolsets.  
  • Troubleshoot, investigate and persist. Develop solutions to problems with unknown causes where precedents do not exist, by applying logic and inference with persistence and experience to see the problem through to resolution. Confer with the stakeholder community on problem determination. Make joint analysis decisions on cause and correction methods. Perform tasks as necessary to ensure data integrity and system stability.     
  • Complete life-cycle testing (unit and integration) of all work processes` including cross platform interaction.   
  • Create applications and database with main focus on data collection systems to support Analysis, Data Capture, Design Tools, Library functions, Reporting, Request systems and Spec Systems used in tire development process.      

 

 Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, MIS or related discipline (in lieu of degree, 8+ years of relevant experience).
  • 3+ years’ experience in applying current information technology such as; Java, JavaScript, CSS, Front end Web development to specific areas of the business

 

Preferred

  • Azure, VB.Net, Oracle Forms, Oracle DB, Visual Studio
  • Experience in a manufacturing
  • DevOPs
  • System/Server/Linux Administration

 

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Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 55 facilities in 23 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 www.goodyear.com/corporate

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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