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Sr. R&D/Process Development 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.

TE’s Medical business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers medical device OEMs, a complete product offering, and capability portfolio for minimally invasive, imaging, surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic devices. With more than 350 design engineers and a global presence in all key medical device hubs, we are a premier partner to the world’s leading medical technology companies for their next-generation medical devices. We are experts in all aspects of device design and manufacture, from access & delivery solutions for interventional medicine; to sensors & connectors for surgical applications. Our innovative solutions enable ground breaking medical therapies such as treating heart disease without opening the body, placing microscopic devices into brain arteries and powering robotic surgery.

Job Overview

We are looking for an experienced engineer to support a wide variety of medical device development programs in Plymouth, MN.  This individual will play a key role in developing and commercializing key components used in transcatheter valve delivery systems, cardiac electrophysiology mapping and ablation catheters, complex steerable sheaths, endoscopic devices, neurostimulation products, ophthalmology, and many more

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Lead the technical interface with customers on a wide variety of device development programs.
  • Work in cross-functional teams on all elements of development programs, from customer inputs, concept prototyping, development, testing, transfer to production, and customer/field feedback. 
  • Leverage cutting edge technology to define and develop optimized process solutions.
  • Apply broad engineering knowledge to the design of new products and product enhancements.  
  • Create rapid prototypes using a variety of automated systems, vendors, support staff, and hands-on builds.
  • Create and maintain project files and other relevant documentation to comply with quality standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Strong interest in laser applications/laser technologies. 


 Key Qualifications:

  • A BS engineering or science degree.  
  • Demonstrated ability to support technical interface with customers in device development.
  • Independent initiative to be a critical thinker with an appetite for problem solving.
  • Collaborative interpersonal skills to manage projects and achieve results. 
  • Experience working with project teams in phase-gate development programs.  
  • Familiarity with engineering tools such as DOE, FMEA, and Minitab. 
  • Experience with Design For Manufacturability and tooling & fixture design
  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Plymouth, MN, US, 55446

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  46027
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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