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Tire Engineer

Date:  Oct 16, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  34591


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Our purpose guides us. It states that everyone deserves to travel through life’s journeys with confidence, and Cooper is there at every turn. We are looking for individuals who will help us achieve our purpose…those who are motivated, lead by example and inspire others to greatness. Here, the opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!

Tire Development Engineers work in a team environment to develop new products as well as improvements to existing products.

Performance attributes such as vehicle ride and handling, traction in dry, wet or winter conditions, wear, durability, and high speed are all considered in the design of a tire.

Development activities include designing prototypes using CAE tools, managing test programs to evaluate the performance attributes listed above, analyze test results and presenting conclusions.


  • Assisting Marketing in defining product requirements
  • Initiate benchmark studies by working with Testing teams
  • Working with Product Design, Material and Compound Development team to develop new products
  • Supporting Industrialization and Manufacturing to industrialize new products
  • Providing product support to all areas of the organization through the lifecycle of the product.



  • Bachelor of Science degree or Engineering.
  • 5 years or more with tire development/tire manufacturing experience preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • High quality analytical skills and the ability to work with limited direction.
  • Team oriented with the ability to promote the successful advancement of the group.


Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Project Manager, Engineering, Technology

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