Hardware/Software Instrumentation Engineer

Are you a creative Software Engineer with a passion for developing innovative solutions? Do you want to work for one of the largest sensor companies in the world playing a crucial role to supporting Manufacturing and Product Development Engineers as they provide innovative sensor solutions that help customers transform concepts into smart, connected creations?  At TE Connectivity, you will find a culture that rewards such hands-on engineering spirit. 



What you'll be doing...


As part of the Sensor Solutions team, you will be responsible for the analysis and development of software and hardware requirements related to data acquisition, information storage, data retrieval, automation, embedded systems & test and control systems. Using your technical expertise to also troubleshoot and resolve system related incidents and help drive the implementation and improvement of the the manufacturing process.


Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Planning and engineering production equipment systems and data acquisition methods
  • Utilizing data acquisition software programs and equipment for production and test environments
  • Executing full software development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Developing flowcharts, layouts and documentation to identify requirements and solutions
  • Writing well-designed, testable, and maintainable code
  • Producing specifications and determining operational feasibility
  • Integrating software components into a fully functional software system
  • Developing software verification plans and quality assurance procedures
  • Documenting and maintaining software functionality
  • Troubleshooting, debugging and upgrading existing systems
  • Writing operating procedures for operators to use test software and systems
  • Testing and troubleshooting various issues concerning test software and processes
  • Working with relational databases, MS Access and SQL technologies
  • Administering and maintaining relational databases
  • Interfacingtest software systems and equipment



What your background should look like...


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of programming languages and source control systems (C++, MATLAB, LabView)
  • Knowledge of SQL Server tools
  • SQL Development experience – writing and troubleshooting SQL Code and design (stored procs, functions, tables, views, triggers, indexes, constraints
  • Thorough understanding of data acquisition and control systems
  • Strong organizational, verbal and written communications skills
  • Team player, that is proactive and detail oriented 

Nice to have...

  • Knowledge of MRP (Material Resource Planning)
  • Knowledge of algebra, trigonometry, calculus and statistics
  • Demonstrated proficiency with PLC and HMI programming for automated industrial equipment


What TE Connectivity offers...

We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement benefits (401k matching) and more…


Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
  • Communication
  • Computer Skills
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Dependability
  • Job Knowledge
  • Listening
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Process Management


Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 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 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE is now one of the largest sensor companies in the world, with innovative sensor solutions that help customers transform concepts into smart, connected creations. TE’s unmatched portfolio of intelligent, efficient and high-performing sensor solutions are used for customers across several industries, from automotive, industrial and commercial transportation and aerospace and defense, to medical solutions and consumer applications.

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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Travel:  Less than 10%

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