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

The Development Engineer provides economical solutions to create & improve processes for the manufacture of wire & cable.  This position interacts with Manufacturing Engineering, Quality, Cable Assembly Engineering, Manufacturing, Test Laboratories, raw material suppliers, and equipment manufacturers. This position is responsible for the development & industrialization activities required of a high precision, high bandwidth product base.

Short Description

  • Process Development/Implementation/Documentation – Extrusion
  • Assist other areas of cable manufacturing as required.
  • Support Product Development/Design Engineering activities.
  • Interact with test lab on process/product qualification activities – DOE, PFMEA, 8D, FA
  • Tooling Specification & Design.
  • Product / Process Validation & Transfer
  • Support additional manufacturing sites
  • Manufacturing Equipment Specification & Design – concept, qualification, FAT
  • Interact with industry OEM equipment, material, and tooling to develop and improve performance/ quality/supply.
  • Support Cost Reduction Initiatives.
  • Support SAFE Activities
  • Support ISO Activities
  • Provide Technical support for maintenance activities.

What your background should look like:

  • Plastics, Mechanical, or Manufacturing Engineering Degree preferred.
  • This is an entry Level Position
  • 1 to 3 years of manufacturing experience in a fast-paced work environment is a plus.
  • Must be proficient in SPC/Six Sigma/Lean
  • CAD Experience Required
  • Knowledge of materials, processes, and systems used in the manufacture of wire & cable is a plus.
  • 30% International Travel Required.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion, Innovation, Teamwork

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications and the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

•    Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $66,160 – $99,240 (subject to change dependent on physical location)
•    Posted salary ranges are made in good faith. TE Connectivity reserves the right to adjust ranges depending on the experience/qualification of the selected candidate as well as internal and external equity.
•    Total Compensation = Base Salary + Incentive(s) + Benefits
•    A comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, 401(k), disability, life insurance, employee stock purchase plan, paid time off and voluntary benefits.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets


Northborough, MA, US, 01532

City:  Northborough
State:  MA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  117614
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

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