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Senior Manufacturing Engineering Manager

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 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.


You will have an exciting opportunity to make a lasting impact on the TE Medical business unit in coaching your team to excellence in manufacturing engineering.  You will be able to leverage a global manufacturing engineering community within TE to help your team reach its quality and productivity objectives.   Your team will develop a high-performance reputation as you first leverage technology from the global community and then transition to contributing solutions that others in the global community can utilize.  The culmination of your efforts will result in global recognition for you and your team when their white papers outlining their projects are accepted for presentation at an annual technical forum, held in locations such as Madrid, Paris and Shanghai.



  • Manage and optimize manufacturing engineering and facilities resources to deliver consistently on performance measures and growth expectations.
  • Develop and maintain a strategy and roadmap for the manufacturing engineering organization in line with the business strategy.  Ensure alignment throughout the facility to goals and objectives.
  • Drive continuous improvement in sustaining operations and excellence in launch of new products.
  • Advance quality and compliance culture to ensure the safe and effective use of the devices TE manufactures.  
  • Engage with the global manufacturing engineering team to ensure standardization of process and approach across the Medical Operations network.
What your background should look like:
  • A Minimum 10 years’ experience in an advanced manufacturing company with progressive levels of responsibility, including leadership of people managers. 
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate and lead an engineering organization.
  • Proven ability to identify, coach and grow talent.
  • A strong background in Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma, certification preferred.
  • BS Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial or related engineering degree.  Masters or PhD a plus
  • Ability to adapt to work priorities in response to a rapidly changing environment.
  • Medical device manufacturing experience is valued but not required.

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a $13 billion 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 nearly 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 150 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:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  58972
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology
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