Location: Akron, OH
Relocation Assistance Available:Yes
About the Position
This position will be responsible for providing application engineering for commercial trucking fleet customers using Goodyear's latest connected maintenance technologies specifically, Drive Over Readers. This position will be based out of our Akron, OH office & travel to different customer locations to understand how to deploy end to end technologies in the customers' location.
Support fleet customers in successfully adopting new connected maintenance technologies
Conduct site assessments to understand site layouts, conditions, desired usage of technologies & recommend potential layouts of the new technology at the customer site
Assist in coordinating installations & commissioning of the technology in partnership with Goodyear's global centers of excellence of the technology & local business unit team members
Conduct training of Goodyear & customer employees on proper use & periodic maintenance of the technologies rolled out to customer yards
Help in troubleshooting of deployed units in the field
Education and Requirements
Electrical electronic technician or fitter and engineering degree preferred
Minimum of 5years' experience. Innovation projects or equivalent entrepreneurship experiences preferred.
Experience in managing end customers
Experience with electrical & electronic circuitry & measurement technologies (lasers, cameras, sensors)
Knowledge and Abilities
Ability to contribute in a cross functional & global team environment
Ability to travel 30% on average
Communication skills - ability to clearly communicate progress of projects to stakeholders
Knowledge of construction & project management is preferred
Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 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 Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland
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