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Tread & Cavity Engineer

Date: Sep 21, 2018

Location: Pulandian, 21, CN

Company: Goodyear

Location: CN - Pulandian   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Ellen Xu  
Sponsorship Available:  No
Relocation Assistance Available: No 


Develop, validate and implement new tire products using experimental & predictive approaches in interactions with others functions / departments. Drives and coaches others in the use of known technical solutions.

Product development and improvement:

  • Develop new products (tread/cavity) following standards, according to priorities and performance objectives agreed on and using experimental as well as predictive approaches.
  • Support implementation of new products in production and maintenance activities
  • Ensure all related aspects (tread & cavity, manufacturing...) are taken into account during the development phase
  • Coaches others in recognition and identification of problems


  • Learn, understand and apply the Global Design and Release Process.
  • Identify and communicate any process and tool improvement items.
  • Coaches others on processes and tools within functional group.


  • Implements and coaches on usage of latest technologies in product development to ensure premium performance
  • Drives and coaches others on documentation of the created knowledge.


  • Ensure product conformity to internal, external and legal standards.
  • Apply design guidelines/standards & best practices.
  • Identify, communicate, and lead any guidelines/standards & best practices improvement items.
  • Coach others on guidelines/standards and best practices.



  • Masters study in Mechanical Engineering or Physics
  • Product Design Experience
  • CAD/CAM experience
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) experience
  • Desired project management experience
  • Knowledge of:
  • CAD/CAM (preferred software Catia V5).
  • Finite Element Analysis.
  • ABAQUS, ANSYS or other commercial FEA solvers.
  • Statistical tools.
  • MS Office (World, Excel, Power Point).
  • VBA is an asset.
  • SAP is an asset.
  • Ability to define and execute projects.
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural team, as well as independently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Sense of responsibility and urgency.
  • Stress resistant and flexible.
  • Showing initiative – Being proactive.
  • Willing to travel.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 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

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