Mechanical Design Engineer

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

The R&D product development engineer (tooling) will work in a team that develops industrial termination machines for the appliance business, in a fast growing Business Unit. These machines are manufacturing harnesses, linking wires, connectors, and terminals on a mass scale. 


The position is project engineering-oriented, following system life from concept to end of development, including:

  • Drive innovation, monitoring industry trends and new technology opportunities, ensuring technical leadership.
  • Develop machines that meet or exceed customer and market requirements in terms of performance, leadtime and cost. This includes ensuring that product designs are well document and communicated. 
  • Monitor project development with a special focus on global supplier cooperation.
  • Ensure equipment compliance to applicable standards (e.g. CE) 
  • Lead problem solving activities, taking part in cross functional project teams with scientists and engineers to diagnose mechanical and system issues.
  • Operate in the field during troubleshooting, machine installations and commissioning
  • Cooperate to write technical specifications and document mechanical design.
  • Prepares detailed mechanical design drawings and reviews the adequacy of design features and general cost estimates.


  • Engineer with more than 8 years of working experience in Machine Design Engineering.
  • Technical university degree or diploma (Bachelor or Master Degree) or equivalent experience
  • More than six years’ experience in industrial automation
  • Sound knowledge of mechanical and mechatronic design
  • Sound knowledge of CAD system platforms (CREO, Solid works, or Inventor 
  • Experience in connector or terminal tooling will be a plus
  • Knowledge of current automation software (e.g. Delphi, Beckhoff) and PLC programming (S7, TIA Portal) will be a plus
  • Very good level of knowledge in English Language, (speech, writing and comprehension) 
  • Good verbal, analytical and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities, able to analyze data and use critical thinking to reach logical conclusions and decisions; results oriented; relies on fact-based logic for decision-making
  • Self-motivated with the ability to make decisions with minimal supervision


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion, Innovation, Teamwork

TE Connectivity is a global technology leader enabling a secure, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions have been proven in the most demanding environments, enabling advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy technology, data communications, and for the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, we work with customers in nearly 140 countries. TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and 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:  TO
Country/Region:  IT
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  114625
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

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