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Java Developer


Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location:  Akron, OH (Hybrid)
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

Goodyear. More Driven.





Position Description

Functioning as a Java Developer, you will join the BtoC / Business to Consumer Development Team supporting applications to connect our largest clients to Goodyear’s web sites for tire purchasing.  This role will work closely with Business Analysts and Business Stakeholders to provide the development including API’s for connections. Development skills including JAVA, J2EE, Spring, Soap along with the ability to provide integration support of the applications developed.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Development tasks including API’s utilizing required tools taking into account the complex inter-relationships of system-wide components.
  • Provide system support working closely with BA’s and Stakeholders. Maintain and modify existing programs and configuration through use of current IT Toolsets (Java, J2EE).
  • Troubleshoot, investigate, and develop solutions to problems by applying logic and inference with persistence and experience to see the problem through to resolution. Make joint analysis decisions on cause and correction methods. Perform tasks (as necessary) to ensure data integrity and system stability.

Required Experience and Education:

  • Bachelors’ degree  
  • In lieu of degree 10 or more years of relevant technical experience.
  • 5 + more years of relevant technical experience

Personal Skills/Attributes/and Qualifications

  • Basic Organizational, Communication and Time Management skills
  • Participate as an active Team Member (Effective Listening and Collaboration skills)
  • Achieve all IT Objectives through use of approved Standards and Guidelines
  • Must be capable of working under broad supervision and interacting with user representatives on a regular basis.



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 74,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 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

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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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