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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’s R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams conceive original ideas for new products, introduce them into practice. They are responsible for product development, and qualification from market definition through production and release; assist in the qualification of suppliers for new products to ensure suppliers deliver quality parts, materials, and services for new or improved manufacturing processes; conduct feasibility studies, testing on new and modified designs; direct and support detailed design, testing, prototype fabrication and manufacturing ramp. The R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams provide all required product documentation including, but not limited to, Solid Model, 2D/3D production drawings, product specifications, and testing requirements. They create and modify detailed drawings and drafting or conceptual models from layouts, rough sketches or notes and contribute to design modifications to facilitate manufacturing operation or quality of product. Typical fields of expertise include: materials, mechanics and systems, electrical, optics, chemistry, software, automation systems, packaging, testing and measurement, and manufacturing of electrical, mechanical and electronic components, products, and their integration into systems.

What your background should look like:

• Work closely with cross functional teams to transform customer’s product requirements (VOC) into achievable product specifications and design features, documented properly as PRD (Product Requirement Document)
• Lead technical domain of single or multiple development projects from first idea to final products:
Design reviews, tolerance analysis and DFMEA to ensure robust design with economic cost by following TE LEANPD process and complying with product agency requirement such as UL, VDE and CQC, etc.
• Manages technical elements while to maintaining produce performance and schedule.
• Lead cost reduction per DTV (Design to Value projects) initiative for both new products and existing product lines.
• Provide technical consultancy and advice on assigned products for internal team members and represent TE’s technical capabilities to external customers.
• Trains and supports more junior engineers and expansion engineers in the department and build technical influence on cross functions.


• B.S. degree or above majored in mechanical engineering or related field required 
• 5 years or above working experience in connector or home appliance industries such as component design engineer or system architecture design or field application engineer or life cycle engineer.
• Trainer level competency in technical tools specific to the job function: e.g. CAD, CAE, CREO industrial or quality engineering tools.
• Trainer level knowledge of general engineering tools (LEAN or 6-sigma) such as DoE, FMEA, QFD, etc.
• Deep technical knowledge of the product domain the engineer is working in.
• Understanding of competitive products and IP positions.
• Positive mindset to seek possibilities rather than limitation. 
• Basic knowledge in molding, stamping, plating, assembly process.
• Mindset of customer orientation result driven. 
• Good business acumen.
• Willing to communicate proactively with good communication skill both in Chinese and English (oral and written) to understand customer requirement and conveying engineering information.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

SHANGHAI, 31, CN, 200233

State:  31
Country/Region:  CN
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  67955
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, Drafting, CAD, Engineering

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