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Development Engineer

Date: Feb 21, 2021

Location: San Angelo, TX, US

Company: Goodyear

Requisition ID: 72514 
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

Goodyear. More Driven.




About the Position

This position is responsible for technical and administrative services relating to vehicle based testing.

This position will be working at the Goodyear Proving Grounds * Texas on data acquisition, equipment development, data analysis, and capital projects as well as operational support. The work will vary from day to day and may include but not be limited to:  designing, assembling, supporting, and installing mechanical, electronic, and data acquisition equipment, components and systems. Responsibilities include designing new test procedures and test support hardware, troubleshooting test and support systems, and interfacing with external organizations and manufacturers as needed.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Equipment troubleshooting and support.  Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Test procedure and equipment design and development through collaborative projects with Subject Matter Experts, Engineers, and Customers
  • Test Variation analysis / Gauge R&R/ Test Uncertainty studies
  • Technology and Capability development projects
  • Data driven monitoring, lifecycle management, and project proposals for assigned test surfaces
  • Data acquisition and report programming – maintaining, updating, modifying, or developing data acquisition, analysis, and reporting programs written in VBA, Access, PLC, excel, National Instruments Labview, etc.
  • Comply with all Company policies for Health, Safety, Environmental and Operations.  Follow all safety rules and practices.  Have a valid driver's license.  May be involved in Safety committees or initiatives.  Perform other functions and duties as assigned.  Must exhibit a professional, neat, and clean appearance and be customer service oriented.


Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • 2 yrs of experience in an applied technology role


Skills and Abilities

  • Capable of structured problem solving, electro-mechanical system design and troubleshooting, and basic statistics. Familiar with data acquisition. Familiarity with MS Office products. Good oral and written communication ability. Must adhere to all safety procedures and work in a safe manner. Must be a self-starter, willing to take the initiative and able and willing to work without direct supervision in a results-oriented, fast-paced, collaborative environment.  Must be willing to learn.  Desired: Project Management, Lean Six Sigma, ISO 17025/ ISO 16949, VBA or PLC programming. Paving, road design and construction.





Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 62,000 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. 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: San Angelo
Nearest Secondary Market: Abilene

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