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Development Engineer - Tire Construction

Date: Dec 3, 2018

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Location: US-OH-AKRON-ICA-2127   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Kasondra Davis  
Sponsorship Available:  No
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

About the Position

This position is responsible for providing support on projects by learning Goodyear systems and processes in cooperation with more experienced personnel. This individual seeks solutions to technical problems, conducts work on assigned tasks, and exhibits an entry type level of knowledge.   


Primary Responsibilities

  • Implement products, processes, methods that meet internal and external customer requirements. Support evaluation of products, processes, methods and obtain results. Contribute to manufacture of quality products and processes.
  • Communicate and solve problems by interpreting and analyzing data.
  • Translate product needs to experimental data or design parameters.
  • Work with teams and product groups to bring technology to market
  • Obtain required training and skill development for position specific skills and personal development.

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in mechanical engineer or related field.
  • School project or activity involvement.
  • Co-op/Squad experience desired.


Skills and Abilities

  • Basic understanding of science & technology in the appropriate discipline.
  • Basic comprehension of statistical design & analysis; cause & effect analysis & risk analysis.
  • Ability to carry out assignments in a logical fashion using existing technology & standardized methods.
  • Understanding of technical drawings & procedures.
  • Basic organization, communication & experimentation skills

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 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


Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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