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Senior Quality & Reliability Engineer

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 Connectivity’s Quality and Reliability Engineering Teams analyze the ability of product and production systems to comply with customer and contractual requirements through established reliability factors. They design, recommend revisions and install quality control systems, develop and document analytical methods for establishing reliability of products and their components and conduct analysis on relative reliability with regards to cost, structure, weight, maintainability, facility of production, and availability of materials and equipment. Out teams develop, implement and monitor company environmental safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health and safety regulations and recommend corrective actions if necessary. They are responsible for policies and practices to comply with applicable government regulations and industry requirements related to product environmental compliance, the implementation and management of technical and testing standards and specifications, quality control and reliability programs governing materials, product and processes, resulting in the optimization of material and labor, as well as failure analysis, root cause, corrective action and customer communication.

Job Overview
The SR QLTY & RELIABILITY ENGINEER  will focus on outlining the validation strategy for TE Medical's value streams, specifically on processing equipment, materials, and inspection instruments and methods. working with manufacturing to sustain and improve manufacturing quality on Class II and III medical devices, using statistical strengths for increased efficiencies.  


•    Develops and implements validation strategies for monitoring and testing equipment
•    Analyzes and documents test results
•    Prepares compliance reports
•    Directs validation activities
•    Resolves testing problems
•    Making recommendations for adjustments or improvements to equipment and processes
•    Creates and maintains databases to track validation activities
•    Interprets customer requirements
•    Develops validation schedules
•    Conducts training and oversees the work of individuals assigned to validation execution
•    Maintains instrumentation and equipment associated with validations
•    Keeps up to date on industry standards and regulations
•    Participates as a key member of new product development core teams, to help ensure that new product plans have had proper consideration of validation strategies. 
•    Reports verbally and in writing to the Quality Manager regarding the progress and results of projects.
•    Participates with the QA Director / Manager in the preparation of divisional, departmental, and project goals.
•    Assists the Quality Director / Manager in presentations of technical nature when requested.
•    Other projects and assignments as assigned


What your background should look like:

•    BS/BA degree with a scientific emphasis required
•    Min. 5 years' experience as quality engineer
•    Good working knowledge of ISO/FDA/MDD and other Product Development related regulatory requirements.
•    ASQ Certified Quality Engineer preferred
•    Six Sigma Green/Black belt preferred
•    Quality experience in component and device manufacturing preferred.
•    Excellent written and oral communication skills essential.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
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 approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 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.


Plymouth, MN, US, 55442

City:  Plymouth
State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  68867
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Quality Engineer, Senior Quality Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Engineering, Quality

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