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Team Leader Technical Product Documentation Energy


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 approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Job Overview

For our new Engineering Services Site at Bangalore we are currently seeking a professional Technical Writer who will lead a team of Technical Writers for Energy products and who will report
to the Head of Technical Documentation Department in Ottobrunn/Germany. This role requires leadership skills as well as experience in technical writing, information transfer and standardization
processes, to support TE Product Engineers, Product Managers and Sales Teams of the Energy BU to provide best-in-class engineering solutions for our customers, including high quality
technical documentation. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating and reviewing technical documentation such as installation instructions, manuals, data sheets, kit content lists,
etc., and will be working with technical staff to receive technical input and make sure it is understood by the team. The Team Lead will track revisions and edits, maintain and structure the
organization of data files and do the data management for product installation instructions as they are a kit component and part of the BOM. The Team lead will also handle the translations of the
documents and work with the translation vendor. It will be a goal to support the engineering team in developing digital technical documentation.

What your background should look like:


TE Energy 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 nextgeneration 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, Bowthorpe EMP, Crompton Instruments, Raychem and Simel.



  • Managing and organizing the production of technical literature including updates and revisions 
  • Assist global engineering team in developing customized documents according to customer requests
  • Setting priorities and assure on-time delivery
  • Working with technical staff, PM and Sales
  • Data management for PIIs as a kit component and part of the BOM (SAP)
  • Publishing PIIs (product installation instructions) and working with documentation management tool (Windchill)
  • Working with the digital platforms team for online publication of country versions
  • Managing translations for PIIs with translation vendor
  • Building up a data base for technical documentation and terminology assigning documents and terms to products for easy access and high reuse
  • Maintain a comprehensive library of test reports
  • Support the engineering team in developing ‘online documentation’ as well as ‘mobile documentation’



  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering and >5 years of proven experience working in a technical writing position, or >5 years of proven engineering related
  • job experience plus certificate in technical writing 
  • Proven experience in leading teams
  • Experience in SAP product data management environment
  • Experience in standardization processes
  • Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Acrobat and MS Office, other DTP tools an advantage
  • Fluent in English



  • High motivational skills to drive high quality results and on time delivery
  • Good communication skills facilitating collaboration with own team, Product Managers and Sales teams.
  • Ability to handle matters at short notice
  • Strong attention to detail and precision
  • Technical skills for understanding and explaining highly technical information
  • Well organized and methodical individual with a structured working style
  • Experience in SAP product data management environment
  • Experience with CMS an advantage
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Bangalore, KA, IN, 560066

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  51297
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