Controls and Instrumentation Engineer

Requisition ID:  12601
Location:  03801, NH, US, 03801
Alternative Locations: 
Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience:  3-5 years
Travel:  10% to 25%


Company Information

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS –

TE SubCom (SubCom), a TE Connectivity Ltd. company, is an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology and marine services, and a leading global supplier for today’s undersea communications requirements. As a vertically integrated supplier, SubCom designs, manufactures, deploys, and maintains the industry’s most reliable fiber optic cable systems. Its solutions include long-haul and regional systems, repeaterless networks, capacity upgrades, offshore oil and gas, and scientific research applications. SubCom brings end-to-end network knowledge and global experience to support on-time delivery and the needs of customers worldwide. To date, the company has deployed more than 100 cable systems and enough subsea communication cable to circle the Earth 15 times at the Equator. For more information visit

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Manufacturing and Process Development Engineering Teams significantly impact LEANPD driven new product development projects, driving for excellence in existing manufacturing technologies and methods and striving to implement new manufacturing technologies to provide improved process and tolerance control. They act as the binding element between product development and manufacturing engineering, ensuring the effectiveness and efficiency of this critical interface. They support Product Development in the optimization of designs and piece parts for manufacturability by realizing sample tooling/products/prototypes. They also design, develop, and qualify tooling and processes to meet TE quality and production standards, document all processes and tooling in applicable TE systems, support supply chain to verify supplier compliance and capability, initiate and implement programs to continuously improve quality, cost and cycle time and adhere to all appropriate specifications, regulatory requirements and customer requirements.

Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Qualification Requirements:


  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or related degree with a focus on controls and instrumentation.  Require 3-5 years of related manufacturing/industrial experience.
  • Experience with AC/DC digital/analog drive systems, programmable logic controllers (PLC) and PLC programming.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with Windows 7 and Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Familiarity with electrical and mechanical Lockout and Tagout for manufacturing facility and production lines. Familiar with electrical safety programs.
  • Experience working with the controls and instrumentation associated with wire and cable or other continuous manufacturing process is a plus.  For example: Extrusion, winding, stranding/cabling, or optical fiber handling/splicing.


Job Responsibilities include:


  • Carries out electrical engineering assignments which include instrumentation and control design, implementation, modification, upgrades and troubleshooting.  Adds functionality to manufacturing controls, monitors process performance levels and analyzes equipment and procedures to improve consistency and performance.
  • Implements equipment upgrades/improvements specifically focused on automation, process improvements, product quality, equipment reliability, and cost reductions. 
  • Take on lead role for short and long-term projects and see through to completion with minimal supervision. 
  • Program in Allen Bradley and Rockwell Automation environments; create and modify HMIs as needed.
  • Responsible for set up and trial of cable manufacturing instrumentation and gaging systems, collection and analysis of results.
  • Responsible for updating the plant and production line electrical documentation as needed for implemented projects.
  • Ability to work to a high degree of accuracy in a broad range of tasks associated with existing production line modifications and electrical design/installation of new production lines.
  • Develop positive relationships with Process Engineering, Manufacturing, Maintenance, and IT teams to help improve manufacturing quality, cost and delivery.

Nearest Major Market: Portsmouth
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

Job Segment: Controls Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Instrumentation, Electrical, Engineer, Engineering

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