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Cloud / AWS Engineer

Location: Akron. OH
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 




About the Position

This is an exciting opportunity for a Cloud  / AWS Engineer focused on the Infrastructure as well as development of our cloud solution.  This individual will join our InnovationTechnology department.  Partnering with IT, you can look forward to becoming a desired addition to our rapidly maturing global Data Science and Analytics group, at the Goodyear Innovation Center..  This role will assist in setting the strategy and determining best practices for Cloud / AWS on both the infrastructure and development side to support our Data and Analytics team.  We’d like you to help us build the bridges between our complex and varied data; further develop the underlying cloud infrastructure; and help data scientists to utilize it.



Our infrastructure is rapidly evolving on Amazon Web Services. We think you’ll be excited about having opportunities to:


  • Create and implement a shared vision for stable, long term cloud platform and process solutions. You will help integrate this as a fundamental part of the data science work flow
  • Lead the effort to create and maintain data workflows across manufacturing, analytics, and corporate centers
  • Help integrate data pipelines with cloud computing environments across the organization, to support internal and external project development
  • Work closely with other data scientists to scale up platforms for data solutions across diverse business and manufacturing applications
  • Share and present your ideas and successes with IT professionals and business stakeholders throughout the company
  • Have an impact by helping us drive “best data practices” within the global organization

Education and Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or similar technical field. Master degree preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in a technical role preferably supporting big data infrastructure or platform development
  • Experience working with at least one subject in each of the following technology groups:
  • Cloud platforms: AWS/Azure/Google reliable cloud platforms at scale, preferably server-less compute-related experiences. Ability to automate and orchestrate the provisioning of application and infrastructure services
  • Understanding of security concepts related to cloud
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Cloud platform technologies both on the infrastructure and the development side preferred.


Skills and Abilities

  • Good teamwork skills: ability to network across a global organization; ability to convince and lead; active listening skills; ability to prioritize and follow through; ability to communicate and agree on expectations; ability to work in a team environment and deliver results on time. We also value a good sense of humor.
  • Strong communication skills: capable of conveying information concisely to diverse audiences; experience with communicating dynamics of complex systems in a concise and clear manner. Knowledge of foreign languages.



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

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, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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