Share this Job
Apply now »

Senior Manufacturing 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’s Medical business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers medical device OEMs a complete product offering, and capable 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 groundbreaking medical therapies such as treating heart disease without opening the body, placing microscopic devices into brain arteries and powering robotic surgery.

Short Description


  • Collaborate directly with operations through day-to-day support, troubleshooting, and technician direction for responsible production lines.
  • Root cause analysis.
  • Establish oneself as a technical subject matter expert for responsible areas.
  • Establishing and executing engineering studies, capability assessments and characterization efforts.
  • Equipment insourcing, improvement, and validation, as needed.
  • Fixture design, development, and implementation.
  • Participate in cross-functional activities with manufacturing engineering, quality, supply chain and operations.
  • Lead cost of poor quality/yield improvement through small to medium scale projects.
  • Adhering to quality and compliance standards to ensure safe and effective use of the devices TE manufactures.  

What your background should look like:




  • Positive, adaptable attitude that thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Engineering, or related subject.
  • 5+ years’ experience in a medical device manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Catheter assembly or molding manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of industry accepted problem-solving processes, such as 5-Why, 8-Step, or DMAIC/Six Sigma.
  • Strong statistical analysis skills (process capability, equivalence studies, ANOVA, DOE).
  • Knowledge of job requirements in medical industry (FDA regulations).
  • Experience in process improvement, product and process qualification and validation.
  • Knowledge of measuring instruments, sampling plans.
  • Well-developed writing skills.
  • Ability to train, coach, and mentor less experienced engineers and technicians.
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision, as well as in “team” settings.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and adeptness in working with culturally diverse employee population.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing; proficiency in English required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.


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.


EOE, Including Disability/Vets


Plymouth, MN, US, 55442

City:  Plymouth
State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  78806
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Industrial, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Developer, Manufacturing, Engineering, Technology

Apply now »