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Global Technology (Tire Intelligence - Sensor Development) Co-op / Internship

Location: 

Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Global Technology (Tire Intelligence – Sensor Development) Co-op / Intern

Company Information

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 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. At Goodyear, we embrace the diversity of our workforce and value the contribution of our associates.  We strive to provide associates with a safe work environment, the resources they need to do their jobs, and ample opportunities for growth.  These objectives, coupled with competitive compensation and benefits, allow us to foster an environment where associates can work to achieve their full potential and contribute to the company's success.  For more information, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

 

Program Description

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, headquartered in Akron, Ohio, is looking for talented leaders to significantly strengthen its global leadership depth and play an integral role in the current and future success of the organization. The Global Technology Co-op/Intern Program provides students with practical work experience in one of many diverse areas of Global Technology. The program allows the organization to build a pipeline of candidates for future permanent openings, and the students gain a better understanding of the various job opportunities available throughout Goodyear.

Ideally, many of the Global Technology co-ops and interns become permanent Goodyear associates after graduation.

In addition to challenging, engaging and interesting work assignments, students have the opportunity to meet and interact with students from other universities at work and outside of work. Tours of Goodyear facilities are arranged to help students learn more about the business. Goodyear leaders make presentations to help students begin to think about significant business issues and career options. Students even have the opportunity to speak with the Goodyear Senior Leadership Team.

 

Function Overview and Project Task/Responsibilities

The Tire Intelligence – Sensor development team at Goodyear is responsible for developing and industrializing sensors and gateways that enables the company's current and future business objectives and aspirations in Autonomous driving, Connected cars, Electrification, and Smart mobility. In this position, you will be responsible for ideating, designing, testing and integrating sensors in the tire for next generation tires and vehicles. Get ready to play an essential role in supporting our incredible advancements!

 

Requirements

Currently pursuing a graduate degree (Master’s or Ph.D.) in the following areas Electrical Engineering, Chemical engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or any other relevant field.

 

  • Minimum 3.0 overall GPA required
  • Incoming first year or higher
  • Prior engineering co-op/internship experience strongly preferred in automotive
  • Demonstrated leadership and strong communication skills  
  • Highly motivated and eager to learn

 

Experience/Skills Required

  • Experience with sensor development
  • Experience working sensing material and energy harvester
  • Experience with integration of sensor in a hosting device
  • Familiarity with testing for performance and durability
  • Experience with wireless sensor development (plus)

 

To Apply

It is required that you go to campus.goodyear.com to create your candidate profile in order to be eligible for this position. A separate profile must be created for each position applied. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. Goodyear is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 


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Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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