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Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Manufacturing and Process Development Engineering Teams significantly impact LEANPD driven new product development projects, driving for excellence in existing manufacturing technologies and methods and striving to implement new manufacturing technologies to provide improved process and tolerance control. They act as the binding element between product development and manufacturing engineering, ensuring the effectiveness and efficiency of this critical interface. They support Product Development in the optimization of designs and piece parts for manufacturability by realizing sample tooling/products/prototypes. They also design, develop, and qualify tooling and processes to meet TE quality and production standards, document all processes and tooling in applicable TE systems, support supply chain to verify supplier compliance and capability, initiate and implement programs to continuously improve quality, cost and cycle time and adhere to all appropriate specifications, regulatory requirements and customer requirements.

What your background should look like:

The Die Engineer will be part of a Manufacturing Development Engineering Team for the Appliances Business Unit. This team is considered the global process leaders for stamping, molding and the assembly of terminals, housings, and connectors for the appliance industry. The Die Engineer will need to provide expertise in die tooling design and stamping processes. They will work with Project Manager and global suppliers to design and develop dies to be implemented into the Appliances manufacturing plants, suppliers, and other TE Connectivity manufacturing plants. The Die Engineer is expected to utilize TE Connectivity Centers of Excellence ideas and Best Demonstrated Practices (BDP’s) on die tool capacity builds, process improvements, and redesign projects. 
•    Responsible for Design and Development of Die tooling and processes to support new product development
•    Conduct print reviews of new product and provide recommendations to improve the design and the manufacturability 
•    Provide cost estimations for new die tooling and parameters (SPM, Eff)
•    Ensure dies and stamping processes are designed to be capable of producing good quality products efficiently and effectively at the lowest possible cost
•    Assess and provide risk analysis and risk mitigation for dies and stamping processes
•    Implement best demonstrated stamping practices into new dies
•    Participate in design reviews, optimize die designs, and have a working knowledge of AutoCAD software packages
•    Identify and recommend stamping press requirements
•    Experience in collaborating with global cultures in a project manager led / team environment
•    Generate Tooling Approval Requirements for a die and stamping process which includes defining capability study requirements
•    Work with TE Connectivity manufacturing plants and global suppliers to design, build, and condition new dies 
•    Evaluate the overall dimensions of a stamping product and make recommendations for improvements before releasing the die into production
•    Good communication skills and the ability to articulate technical data effectively
•    15% of traveling may be required
•    The Die Engineer will report to Appliances Manufacturing Development Engineering Manager
Position Requirements:
•    Proficient verbal and written English
•    8-10 years in die design and processing 
•    B.S. Stamping Engineering 
•    Excellent communication skills
•    Must be able to effectively work with people of diverse cultural backgrounds
•    Strong aptitude for problem solving
•    Flexible work schedule to work with global teams


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

SHANGHAI, SH, CN, 200233

State:  SH
Country/Region:  CN
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  87954
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Process Engineer, Supply Chain, AutoCAD, CAD, Engineering, Operations

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