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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 Product Engineering Teams optimize existing products from information or input provided by marketing, customers, Operation Teams, Development Engineers or other employees. They maintain existing products, processes, and specifications including modifications for new applications consistent with manufacturing techniques and economies. They also initiate and implement programs to continuously improve quality, and cost, while meeting customer requirements and may support and implement product extensions to existing platform products to meet specific customer requirements. They are the key experts in the products they are responsible for at TE.


The Product Engineer utilizes engineering concepts to design, improve, and revise existing products to meet customer objectives and the Product Management portfolio. The Product Engineer reports to the Business Office manager and works closely with Product Management, Sales, customers, and engineers. The Product Engineer is responsible for designs throughout the life cycle of the product to include all engineering documentation and sustainment activities.    

Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Interact with Product Management, Project Management, Sales, Customer Service, and customers for design, development, and project support.
  • Design and cost cable assemblies including but not limited to material selection, optical requirements, electrical requirements, mechanical requirements, manufacturability, and testing.
  • Develop Bills of Materials, routings, engineering and material specifications.
  • Improve and revise product designs; coordinate changes across multiple departments.
  • Support the Business Office in their efforts to assist customers solve application problems and resolve these problems with new and modified designs.
  • Create and revise engineering specifications and documentation in support of product development and sustainment
  • Assist other Product Engineers and/or lead projects with varying degrees of complexity within Product Engineering in support of strategic goals, NPI, and customers.
  • Support Quality, Manufacturing Engineering, and Supply Chain
  • Act in compliance with industry and company technical requirements, standards, policies, and procedures.   

What your background should look like:





  • B.S. in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering required.
  • Software Experience; CAD and Microsoft Office applications.
  •  Highly proficient in the use of excel is a plus.  
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; Good presentation skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little direction.
  • Capable of managing multiple tasks at one time.
  • Able to distinguish between colors


Additional Requirements:

  • Customer focused: Internal and external
  • Problem Solver: Generates ideas and solutions to problems
  • Resourceful with strong planning and organizational skills
  • Self-starter / initiates action and motivated to complete tasks
  • Positive attitude with a focus on team
  • Strives for continuous improvement
  • Travel may be required approx. 10%.



Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  VA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  73108
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Fredericksburg

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, CAD, Drafting, Engineering

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