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Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation headquartered in Japan. Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand products to address the needs of a broad range of customers and industries.
Engineering & Science
We are seeking an Electrical Engineer (EE) like you to join our team here at Bridgestone!
The Electrical Engineering position researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks.
The Lead Electrical Engineer will be a part of our Corporate Engineering function, otherwise known as Process Systems Development (PSD).
A Lead Professional position is a recognized subject matter expert in a job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. Problems faced are difficult and often complex. Requires periodic communication and interaction with leadership.
The ideal candidate will be located in Nashville, TN or relocate to the Nashville area.
Travel requirements are project dependent and vary from 40-65%
You will Lead large projects or processes of complex scope, with limited oversight from manager
- You will Coach, reviews and delegates work to lower level professionals
- You will Assist in the development of operational plan and implements for areas of assigned responsibilities
- You will Identify continuous improvement/automation activities
- You will Determine the method of research for the planning, design development and testing of electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes
- You will help support relationships through strong communication and negotiation skills with internal and external stakeholders
- Experience with Heavy Machines, AutoCadE, Manufacturing experience is a MUST (Automotive industry is a plus)
You should have a minimum of 8 years of related experience with a bachelor’s degree (EE)
Masters of Engineering is ideal but not required
Previous Manufacturing experience is helpful
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If hired, a Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification must be completed at the start of employment. Temporary work authorization or the need for sponsorship may disqualify you from employment.