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Senior Materials Insourcing 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 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.

TE has invested in strategic manufacturing capabilities to enable product quality improvements and cost savings. As a member of the manufacturing engineering team, the engineer filling this role will have site level and global responsibilities to drive insourcing of components for use in the manufacture of medical device products.  The engineer will be responsible for technical direction and project execution at the site in Plymouth, MN and will be a resource globally to support insourcing into other sites in Ireland, Costa Rica, Singapore, China and California.


•    Establish technical development and qualification requirements for key insourcing projects which will be leveraged locally and globally.
•    Drive successful execution of individual insourcing projects to meet quality, cost and schedule objectives.
•    Manage cross-functional activities with manufacturing engineering, quality, supply chain, and operations teams. 
•    Coordinate development and qualification of components with internal suppliers located in Texas, Oregon, Mexico and Plymouth. 
•    Adhere to quality and compliance standards to ensure safe and effective use of the devices TE manufactures.  Lead teams and mentor others in best practices.

What your background should look like:

•    You approach your work with a positive attitude and seek to raise the energy level of your peers.  You enjoy being part of successful teams.
•    You are an eager student of medical device and manufacturing technologies and enjoy mentoring others.
•    You thrive on coming up with new ideas and leading teams to do the same.
•    You have a BS Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial or related engineering degree.  
•    You have 3 to 5 years industry experience with a BS degree or a MS degree with 3 years.
•    Any medical device manufacturing experience you have would be valued, but it is not required.
•    Your problem-solving and statistical analysis skills will be heavily leveraged.

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

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:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  59868
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology
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