Senior Manager Engineering (m/f/d)

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams conceive original ideas for new products, introduce them into practice. They are responsible for product development, and qualification from market definition through production and release; assist in the qualification of suppliers for new products to ensure suppliers deliver quality parts, materials, and services for new or improved manufacturing processes; conduct feasibility studies, testing on new and modified designs; direct and support detailed design, testing, prototype fabrication and manufacturing ramp. The R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams provide all required product documentation including, but not limited to, Solid Model, 2D/3D production drawings, product specifications, and testing requirements. They create and modify detailed drawings and drafting or conceptual models from layouts, rough sketches or notes and contribute to design modifications to facilitate manufacturing operation or quality of product. Typical fields of expertise include: materials, mechanics and systems, electrical, optics, chemistry, software, automation systems, packaging, testing and measurement, and manufacturing of electrical, mechanical and electronic components, products, and their integration into systems.

Main tasks:

•    Shaping new product innovations for connectivity inside devices
•    Driving the adaptation of existing product solutions to automotive requirements 
•    Growing an agile, powerful engineering team highly linked to our commercial front end
•    Drive cross-functional project teams in the development of next generation products
•    Ensure the successful execution of engineering projects from concept to implementation phase
•    Serve as a subject matter expert for connectivity inside devices
•    Support on-/offline sales activities / commercialization of new technologies

What your background should look like:

•    Bachelor's or Master's degree in (electrical) engineering or similar
•    5+ years proven experience in product engineering 
•    Ideally knowledge in designing, implementing and optimizing solutions for connectivity inside devices 
•    Basic proficiency in electronic systems design, including PCB layout, signal integrity analysis and compliance testing
•    Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts and ideas to both technical and non-technical stakeholders across organizational structures
•    Open-minded with a passion for innovation, constantly seeking out new technologies and methodologies to improve product performance and efficiency
•    Automotive industry experience is required
•    Fluent language skills in English and German are required
•    Willingness to travel is required 


Building Effective Teams
Motivating Others
Managing and Measuring Work
Values: Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion, Innovation, Teamwork
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions enable the distribution of power, signal and data to advance next-generation transportation, renewable energy, automated factories, data centers, medical technology and more. With more than 85,000 employees, including 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries. TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat, Instagram and X (formerly Twitter).


We are pleased to offer you an exciting total package that can also be flexibly adapted to changing life situations - the well-being of our employees is our top priority!

•    Competitive Salary Package
•    Performance-Based Bonus Plans
•    Health and Wellness Incentives
•    Employee Stock Purchase Program
•    Community Outreach Programs / Charity Events
•    Employee Resource Group


Across our global sites and business units, we put together packages of benefits that are either supported by TE itself or provided by external service providers. In principle, the benefits offered can vary from site to site.




State:  HE
Country/Region:  DE
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  118995
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

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