Automation Controls 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

TE Connectivity's Manufacturing and Process Development Engineering Teams significantly impact LEANPD driven new product development projects, driving for excellence in existing manufacturing technologies and methods and striving to implement new manufacturing technologies to provide improved process and tolerance control. They act as the binding element between product development and manufacturing engineering, ensuring the effectiveness and efficiency of this critical interface. They support Product Development in the optimization of designs and piece parts for manufacturability by realizing sample tooling/products/prototypes. They also design, develop, and qualify tooling and processes to meet TE quality and production standards, document all processes and tooling in applicable TE systems, support supply chain to verify supplier compliance and capability, initiate and implement programs to continuously improve quality, cost and cycle time and adhere to all appropriate specifications, regulatory requirements and customer requirements.


  • Design and execute control systems for Industrial Automation equipment, from concept to debugging PLC programs.
  • Research solutions for process issues, provide technical support to production, and maintain high-quality standards aligned with Medical Devices manufacturing requirements.
  • Manage external relationships with technology providers and produce support documentation including BOMs and manuals.
  • Ensure compliance with Health, Safety, and Environmental standards.

What your background should look like:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent with a minimum of 7 years' experience in control systems.
  • Strong technical capabilities and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated with decision-making abilities and excellent communication, planning, and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Sysmac Studio, IEC 61131 compliant PLC programming, and control system design using EPLAN.
  • Familiarity with CE Standards and demonstrated team leadership or collaborative work experience.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

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:  G
Country/Region:  IE
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  112969
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

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