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Advanced Manufacturing Engineer


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 (Aerospace, Defense and Marine or AD&M) business unit of TE is part of the Industrial Solutions segment (Industrial Solutions) and is a world leader in the design of components and electrical interconnection solutions that are used for applications in extreme and rigorous environments. These interconnection solutions make possible applications of avionics, jet and propulsion engine management, flight controls, grounding systems and on-board entertainment (EAB) for today's "connected aircraft". This capability is extended to military, marine, aviation, space, land and drone vehicles, as well as oil and gas exploration of open-ocean deposits. TE offers solutions for enhanced connectivity that work and resist in the most extreme environments on Earth, from the deepest oceans to the ends of space. In your relentless activities to save space and weight, improve data delivery and power, you will find that AD&M is ready to collaborate with your design team to help you present your product more quickly in the market with smarter and better interconnect solutions.

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.

Responsibilities & Qualifications


The candidate must be familiar with manufacturing principles such as assembly, machining, plating, bonding, and molding.  Must be able to work as part of a team while assuring that a solid analytical method is used for determining root cause of Manufacturing problems. Will be expected to provide Leadership to the Team thru knowledge and experience in Advance Problem solving.  Individual to be a self-starter and require minimum supervision, having excellent time management skills and the ability to work well under pressure and balance priorities is essential. Must have strong written and oral skills as they will be required to interface with team members, suppliers, and Upper Management.  

Key Tasks/Responsibilities:

  1. Use data driven analytical techniques such as Lean / Six Sigma/ DOE to determine root causes of Manufacturing problems.
  2. Provide leadership in problem analysis and development of collaborative engineering solutions.  
  3. Use Engineering knowledge and experience to design, develop or revise manufacturing processes to eliminate defects.
  4. Work with Process Leaders and Centers of Excellence to implement the best and most effective manufacturing processes.
  5. Use statistical methods to assure process capability.
  6. Develop, document and train plant personnel on revised manufacturing procedures.
  7. Suggest design changes to reduce costs, improve manufacturing efficiency, and resolve manufacturing problems. 

Experience and Required Skills :

  • Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering Degree plus 15 years of experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of how to set-up and execute Design of Experiments.
  • Ability to perform capability studies on manufacturing processes and equipment.
  • Must be familiar with the PFMEA process
  • Working knowledge of six sigma and lean manufacturing tools. GB or BB in Six Sigma Process preferred
  • Candidate must be self-sufficient but capable of reaching collaborative team solutions.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Competency with ACAD or 3-D modeling software.
  • Must have working knowledge Microsoft Project, Excel, MiniTab, CAD and Dash Boarding software.
  • Must have good time management skills to work on numerous projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge in mil-aero products is desirable but not a requirement.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Hastings, ESX, GB, TN34

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  44448
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