Product Engineer - Automotive (E-mobility)

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.

Product Engineer for HV Contactors in Electric Vehicles.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Executes product design in according to external or internal customer requirements provided until industrialization
  • Leads the product engineering part during product development projects and leads sustaining engineering projects according to Automotive requirements
  • Ensures consideration of all applicable environmental restrictions during new product design and product changes
  • During the product development, works cross-functionally with Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Finance, Product Management and other team members
  • Creates 3D models in CAD and 2D production drawings for parts, assemblies and finished products and Engineering specifications for each product and applying ISO GPS tolerancing 
  • Creates customer drawings and customer restricted drawings
  • Does product design reviews and D-FMEAs with the respective product / project teams
  • Defines testing plan for qualification in according to the customer and internal specifications
  • Supports product improvements and product modifications requested for quality or manufacturability problems


  • Bachelor / Master of Science in Mechanical-, Electrical-, Mechatronics- or Material Engineering, Physics or similar areas
  • More than 3 years experience in Automotive Industry or similar and components for electric vehicles preferred  
  • Mechanical Design using advanced 3D CAD Software like CREO, Pro E, Catia, NX
  • Application of geometrical tolerancing and tolerance calculations  
  • Analytic thinking, effective problem-solving skills and risk assessment methods by using modern analysis and design tools
  • Good communication skills and technical English Language skills 


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion, Innovation, Teamwork

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 <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> and on <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat, Instagram and <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">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.


EVORA, 07, PT, 7002-552

City:  EVORA
State:  07
Country/Region:  PT
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  119578
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

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