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Senior Quality Engineer - New Product Development

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 is now hiring a Senior Quality Engineer in Plymouth, MN for our medical device manufacturing business segment! The Senior Quality Engineer will provide quality support to our New Product Development and Production Teams.



  • Able to develop procedures and manufacturing DHR documentation and is familiar with manufacturing execution controls and product life cycle management;
  • Familiar with establishing inspection standards, plans, frequencies and test methods, and the practical application of quality engineering tools (Six Sigma);
  • Able to collaborate with quality and R&D engineering resources across multiple projects;
  • Experience of participating in internal and external audits to industry quality system standards and knows how to achieve and maintain project lifecycle deliverables that comply with all applicable standards;
  • Risk management familiarity and making risk-based decision throughout the product development life cycle;
  • Ability to make autonomous quality decisions and resolve complex manufacturing and development issues, while mitigating risk to end user or patient on a daily basis, and escalating when appropriate to the Quality Management team;
  • A driver of compliance to the quality management system in all activities within new product development and realization processes, ensuring that quality and compliance is the cornerstone of all development activity from the early stage of the product lifecycle;
  • Able to drive continuous improvement, familiar with application of lean principles and innovation, and utilizing quality engineering tools to demonstrate effectiveness of such improvements;
  • Competent in developing and implementing process controls and robust control plans to maintain controlled, compliant manufacturing which achieves the industrialization of development projects;
  • Ensure that new product development projects are managed to deliver on all quality aspects for the business and customer, with consideration of both external regulatory and internal quality system requirements;

What your background should look like:

  • BS/BA Engineering or Science degree;
  • Minimum 5-years experience in a quality engineering capacity 
  • Good working knowledge of ISO/FDA/MDD and other Product Development related regulatory requirements
  • ASQ Certification a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Ability to investigate and challenge technical problems and interrogate data (Six Sigma methodology familiarity);
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the technical communication proficiency to report on project quality activity to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Experience/proficiency in customer interaction as quality lead on projects is an advantage;
  • Previous medical device manufacturing experience with both components and devices is a distinct advantage;


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:  None
Requisition ID:  80431
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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

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