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R&D/PRODUCT DVL ENGINEER II

 

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 nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

The Aerospace, Defense and Marine (AD&M) business unit of TE is part of the Industrial Solutions segment -- a world leader in the design of components and electrical interconnection solutions that are used for applications in extreme and harsh environments. These interconnect solutions make possible applications like avionics, jet engine management, flight controls, grounding systems and harness assemblies, in-flight entertainment (IFE) and cabin systems for today's "connected aircraft". Vertical markets served include commercial and military aviation, space, military ground vehicles, unmanned / drone vehicles, as well as marine offshore oil and gas (MOG) development. TE offers solutions for enhanced connectivity in extreme environments, from the deepest oceans, to deep space exploration. In your relentless need to save space and weight, improve data delivery and power management, you will find that AD&M is ready to collaborate with your design team to help you get your product to the market faster with smarter, better interconnect solutions.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams conceive original ideas for new products, introduce them into practice. They are responsible for product development, and qualification from market definition through production and release; assist in the qualification of suppliers for new products to ensure suppliers deliver quality parts, materials, and services for new or improved manufacturing processes; conduct feasibility studies, testing on new and modified designs; direct and support detailed design, testing, prototype fabrication and manufacturing ramp. The R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams provide all required product documentation including, but not limited to, Solid Model, 2D/3D production drawings, product specifications, and testing requirements. They create and modify detailed drawings and drafting or conceptual models from layouts, rough sketches or notes and contribute to design modifications to facilitate manufacturing operation or quality of product. Typical fields of expertise include: materials, mechanics and systems, electrical, optics, chemistry, software, automation systems, packaging, testing and measurement, and manufacturing of electrical, mechanical and electronic components, products, and their integration into systems.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Position 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.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Responsibilities:

  • Actively lead & contribute to New Product Development activities
  • Provide Sustaining Engineering support for existing product lines
  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment
  • Drives results primarily through collaboration and influence, not through direct reporting relationships
  • Collaborates with other colleagues and peers
  • Interacts and/or negotiates effectively with external and/or internal customers at all levels
  • Provides training and mentorship to other professional employees
  • Demonstrates expertise within a specific professional discipline by integrating theory and principles with organizational practices and precedents into work
  • Develops solutions to complex problems which require high degree of ingenuity and innovation
  • Adapts precedents and traditional approaches to develop solutions

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 3 years hands-on manufacturing experience in a related field
  • Able to deliver quality results without appreciable direction
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with others of diverse backgrounds.
  • Willingness to shift priorities as business pressures demand.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite including MS Project.
  • Proficient in 3D CAD/CAE software (SolidWorks Preferred)

Competencies

  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Location: 

El Cajon, CA, US, 92020

Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  45541
Alternative Locations: 


Nearest Major Market: San Diego

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

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