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Automotive Development Technician

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 Automotive continues to see growth and expansion in the hybrid and electric mobility solutions (HEMS) market. Due to this continued growth an exciting opportunity to join the UK Automotive Product Engineering team in Swindon has arisen. This role is for a validation and test Technician focused on delivering customer product verification testing on all new products, with a specific focus on new smart PHEV and BEV charger inlet assemblies.


Key Tasks:

  • Complete validation testing on automotive products in line with customer and market requirements.
  • Feedback progress reports to relevant OEM teams.
  • Interpretation of specifications and test methods.
  • Accurate record keeping and report writing- be familiar with MS programs, Excel and Word.
  • Work closely with other automotive laboratories in the EMEA region (some travel may be required).
  • Assist with protection products, wire and cable projects as business need requires.
  • Support Customer Engineering TEOA activities.
  • Maintain EH&S standards within the laboratory
What your background should look like:
  • Qualification in an Engineering, technical or Scientific discipline.
  • Experience of running qualification test programmes.
  • Knowledge of test techniques and methods (electrical, mechanical, thermal and chemical).
  • Experienced in technical report writing
  • Good all-round electrical knowledge
  • Knowledge of automotive electrical systems would be advantageous
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills at all levels.
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight and challenging deadlines.
  • Have initiative, be flexible and have the ability to work unsupervised.
  • Be practical and have a hands-on approach to problem solving.
  • Have a can-do attitude
  • Excellent record keeping
  • Have a keen eye for detail
  • Second language German or French desirable but not essential.
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 rewards & compensation. Our commitment to our employees includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our employees.

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Performance-Based Bonus Plans
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Community Outreach Programs / Charity Events
  • Employee Resource Groups


State:  SWD
Country/Region:  GB
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  58881
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology
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