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Senior Product Engineer - Machines Team

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’s Application Tooling team has an established history of innovation, from the invention of the first solderless crimp hand tool in 1941 through the recent launch of automated machines to process high voltage cable terminations for hybrid electric vehicles.  Our flexible solutions range from hand tools for prototyping and low production needs up to state-of-the-art equipment that can produce millions of crimps a year.

The Application Tooling division is seeking an innovative Product Engineer to join our Machines Team in Harrisburg, PA.

In this challenging and rewarding position, you will design, analyze, and optimize products within the wire and board processing machines portfolio to meet customer objectives and the product management strategy.  Using your engineering knowledge and design experience, you will solve problems, create solutions and share information related to custom machines which satisfy demanding performance objectives and cost targets.  You will work within a team of engineers and designers, and frequently collaborate with project managers, business managers, customers, field sales engineers, manufacturing teams and our internal model shop. 

The ideal candidate will have strong leadership, problem solving and communication skills and a demonstrated passion for improvement.  In addition, the ideal candidate will be a quick learner, with the ability to progress multiple projects simultaneously with minimal supervision.

What you will be doing:
  • Support the Business Office in their efforts to assist customers to solve application problems and resolve these problems with new and modified designs.
  • Design, cost and review custom machines including but not limited to material selection, electrical requirements, mechanical requirements, manufacturability, and testing.
  • Assist other Product Engineers and/or lead projects with varying degrees of complexity within Product Engineering in support of strategic goals, new product introductions, and customer requests.
  • Use CAD and CAE tools to create new designs or troubleshoot and analyze existing designs 
  • Create and revise engineering specifications and documentation in support of product development and sustainment, coordinating changes across multiple departments.
What your background should look like:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent degree from an accredited University
  • 5+ years of experience in mechanical design
  • CAD (Creo a plus), GD&T, DOE, FEA, Microsoft Office applications

About TE Connectivity
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 approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


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.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

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.


Middletown, PA, US, 17057

City:  Middletown
State:  PA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  54617
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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