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Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE's Energy business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers a wide range of reliable and cost-effective products for the electrical power industry. Our position as a leading supplier of electrical components enables us to design next-generation products. For over 60 years, we have worked closely with our customers around the globe to develop innovative solutions to ever-changing challenges, known under names such as Axicom, Crompton Instruments and Simel. Some of the industries that we serve include energy generation, distribution, and transmission.

Job Overview

TE Energy business unit in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina is seeking a Product Engineer to support both existing and new product development/improvement activities.  The primary focus will be on the improvement and maintenance of existing system data (drawings, BOM’s, routings, product requirements, specifications, SWI’s, label templates, packaging requirements, etc.) necessary to the flawless operation of today’s ERP systems.  However, this position interacts with every function within the company.  Business acumen is fundamental.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

As a TE Product Engineer I, a typical day may include:

  • Champion process and procedure changes through Lean activities to effect improvements in Data Integrity, Business Process throughput and error proofing.
  • Perform engineering evaluations including time studies and Value Stream Mapping to firmly define and document optimal processes.
  • Work closely with the Product Management, R&D and Manufacturing Engineering teams to help facilitate the smooth transition of new processes/products/machinery into the production factory.
  • Satisfactorily answer quality complaints that effect the production factory and update processes/products/machinery as needed.
  • Maintain system data as it pertains to Governmental compliance. (RoHS, REACH, UL, ISO)
  • Collaborate with Product Management and Field Service Technicians (FST’s) to assure design improvements and customer related changes or special requirements are integrated throughout the product documentation.
  • Maintain ERP system data accuracy including but not limited to: routers, Bills of material, item master data, to enable flawless execution of production.


What your background should look like...

  • Minimum 2 year degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology (BS in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering Preferred)
  • 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment supporting ERP systems, sustaining engineering and new product introductions
  • Individual should be a self-starter with the ability to work in a fast change, high paced environment
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with Value Engineering/Value Analysis to drive product cost reduction
  • Experience communicating with external component suppliers and service providers
  • Must have experience with ERP system set up and use.
  • Experience with MFG Pro is a plus.
  • Experience with any/all is a plus: RoHS, REACH, UL, ISO
  • Experience with Energy Products is a plus.


What TE Connectivity offers…

We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
Business Acumen
Computer Skills
Functional/Technical Skills
Interpersonal Skills
Job Knowledge
Problem Solving/Analysis
Product Knowledge

27526, NC, US, 27526

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  48158
Alternative Locations: 

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, Developer, Product Manager, Engineering, Technology, Operations

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