Tire Development Manager

  • Tire Talent
  • May 03, 2019
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Who You Are..

You’re an accomplished professional with recent hands-on tire design experience. You’ve successfully overseen the development process in collaboration with original equipment manufacturers to create custom products for new vehicles or equipment. You’re a leader - you have a team-focused approach and have been able to select, train, and mentor staff to execute on various projects.  You’ve earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and are proficient with engineering software tools. Your analytical and technical competence enable you to provide guidance to direct reports, your counterparts, and customers to make key contributions to the continual growth of a tire development program.

Company Overview:

Our client is a leader in tire designs and technology. Their culture of well-paced growth, environmentally friendly practices, and cutting edge performance makes joining them one of the most sound yet exciting opportunities in the career marketplace today.

Benefits & Features:

  • Excellent relocation package

  • Very competitive earning potential, PTO, and 401K with match

  • Great medical coverage

  • Other benefits like company-paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, company affiliate discounts, etc.

Your Role:

As a Tire Development Manager, you will be responsible for a team of 5+ engineers as they create, design and develop OEM and replacement products. You’ll work independently on project plans, budgets, tests, and manage multiple initiatives. You’ll represent the company’s tire development program, at times on internal committees and in external channels like industry boards. You’ll also set department and programs goals while managing group and individual performance.