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Engineering Technical Writer - Aviation

Date: Feb 7, 2021

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Requisition ID: 66460 
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

Goodyear. More Driven.




About the Position

 This position uses technical & writing skills to develop documentation, processes & procedures required by various Aviation OEMs. This position will develop & manage the creation of technical documents required to support engineers within the Off-Highway (Aviation) Product Development team



  • Create technical documents to support Aviation OEM (primarily Airbus and Boeing) requirements
  • Develop and maintain a document and requirement management system for major Aviation OEMs
  • Develop and manage record retention of documents for the life of the Aviation programs
  • Support the maintenance of GQMTS (Goodyear Quality Management Technical Systems) related Quality specifications for Aircraft products and processes using CompliantPro software
  • Support the functional Aviation Principal Engineer on the response to various RFI/RFP requests from Aviation OEMs and on maintenance of the Aviation Global Tire Design Manual
  • Support evaluation of products or technologies by: Entering test requests, following testing progress, addressing related issues, and providing test results summary to engineers


Required Education and Experience

  • BA or BS in communications, English, Journalism, or related discipline or equivalent technical work experience.
  • Minimum 3 years technical writing experience required
  • Experience in planning, organzing and writing technical documents/procedures for a product development or manufacturing organization


Abilities and Skills

  • Ability to identify document deficiencies (missing or incorrect information)
  • Ability to clearly write Aviation technical documents
  • Excellent written communication, organization and documentation skill



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 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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