Test Technician - Engineering

Requisition ID:  886
Location:  Middletown, PA, US, 17057
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Education Experience:  -
Employment Experience:  -
Travel:  None

Company Information

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today's increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations - redefining what's possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS - www.TE.com.

TE's AD&M business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, leads the world in the design of electrical interconnect components and solutions that enable applications supporting Inflight Entertainment (IFE), Avionics, Jet Engine & Power Management, Flight Controls and Grounding Systems for today's "Connected Aircraft." We're focused on improving performance and increasing reliability in offshore applications by providing rugged connectivity solutions to tame the most extreme environments on Earth. Whether it's long-life performance in a subsea network, corrosive salt spray on a wind-swept oil rig, the severe loading on an umbilical cable on a 4 km dive of a remotely operated vehicle (ROV), or the relentless drive to save space and weight, you'll find your solution in our unparalleled product lineup. For more than half a century, TE's electronic systems and components have withstood weather, corrosion and extreme temperatures to help keep marine oil and gas exploration and production productive, safe, and dependable.

Job Overview

We are seeking a Test Technician for our engineering test lab in Harrisburg, PA.  The Test Technician will work with internal product, development and quality engineers and laboratory personnel to execute and docuemnt test programs for TE Connectivity.  The position will report to the Manager, Test Engineering.   

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct electrical, mechanical, and environmental testing on TE products for the purpose of Engineering Evaluation and Qualification. 
  • Prepare samples using hand tools and soldering. 
  • Run a variety of computer and microprocessor controlled test equipment.
  • Review and summarize data.
  • Maintain the integrity of test results by complying with Corporate, Business Unit and local quality system requirements.
  • Capable of following TE and lab policies and procedures
  • Ensure all safety requirements are met and followed
  • Write test documentation and reports.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.
  • Overtime or temporary shift in hours may be required at times.


Qualifications, Experience & Skills:  

  • Due to ITAR regulations, US citizenship or US lawful permanent residency (green card) is required to apply for this position
  • Associate’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred, or 3-5 years experience in testing.
  • Good soldering skills and manual dexterity.
  • Good mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including use of MS Office Suite.  Use of MS Project a plus.
  • Ability to work well with others of diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Willingness to shift priorities as business pressures demand. 


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


At TE, we believe in unleashing people’s potential. We have Employee Resource Groups (Women In Networking, ALIGN – LGBTQ, Young Professionals, etc.) to support and promote a diverse workplace and a culture of inclusion for the development of different perspectives, styles and ideas. By doing this, we are consistently recognized by Thomson Reuters, and now Clarivate Analytics, as one of the Top 100 Innovators, as well as deemed one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere.

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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