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R&D/Product Development Engineering Manager

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


We are looking for a highly motivated and engaged expert to contribute to the product development activities thru product qualification testing of Roofline products.  Your focus area will be on conducting high voltage testing on roofline parts like cable assemblies, Surge arrestors, Circuit breakers, etc. as per IEC standards, generating reports, liaising with product development engineers on the testing standards, and results, help in conducting root cause analysis for failures. You are required to manage the HV lab and technicians who are associated with the lab. The role is very transversal, with contacts and stakeholders across regions and different functions between R&D, Product Engineering, Product Management, Plant quality, and Manufacturing engineering. You will be part of the global engineering team with close connections with product managers, sales, and product managers.



  • Embrace and exemplify as well as overall leadership expectations 
  • Responsible for conducting product testing for high voltage roofline products. Both electrical and mechanical.
  • Generate test reports and storage as per TE policies
  • Liaise with outside laboratories within EMEA for tests wherever necessary.
  • Conduct Root cause analysis along with engineers on any failures or customer return parts
  • Manage the lab technicians
  • Manage the calibration of all equipment in the lab and lab certifications
  • Customer liaison in case the customer wants to witness product testing
  • Consult with R&D Product Development engineers on product testing and IEC and or other product standards.



  • Degree in Electrical/high voltage Engineering
  • Experience in testing and validation of high voltage products and systems in High voltage transmission lines. Preferable in Rolling stock. (Lightning impulse test, Power Frequency withstand voltage testing, Partial discharge measurement, Repetitive fast front transient testing, temperature rise test, mechanical testing like Shock and vibration, etc.)
  • Knowledge about all IEC high voltage testing standards.
  • Experience in handling high voltage test equipment like impulse generators, current transformers, Data loggers, etc.
  • 10+ experience in testing High voltage products either in the utility or rolling stock industry.
  • Experience in setting up a brownfield or greenfield lab.
  • High technical skills to analyze the test requirements and work with engineers to execute them.
  • Meeting with internal & external customers 
  • Coordinate with vendor for AMC, Calibration & preventive maintenance of Equipment’s  
  • Well organized and multi-tasking
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Experience working in the field of high voltage engineering – Transmission lines. 
  • Thorough understanding of the high voltage products and their applicable standards, test methods, design considerations, etc.
  • Self-starter and have demonstrated your autonomy in past projects
  • Strong influencer and good communicator, fluent in English
  • Coordinating with different stakeholders and driving the test plans

What we offer


  • Annual Bonus
  • Private medical healthcare for you and your family
  • Company Social Benefits Fund - one-time allowances, holiday subsidies, Christmas benefits, packages for children
  • Life insurance
  • Work in a team where a good atmosphere and team spirit is one of the greatest values
  • Flexible working hours



Bydgoszcz, Poland, KP, PL, 85-059

City:  Bydgoszcz, Poland
State:  KP
Country/Region:  PL
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  86486
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: R&D Engineer, Outside Sales, Product Manager, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering Manager, Engineering, Sales, Operations

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