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Tyco Electronics Singapore Pte Ltd (TE Connectivity) is looking for an R&D Scientist/Engineer to join our R&D Center.  The Scientist/Engineer will be part of a specialized team, collaborating with other R&D team members as well as local university and government research centers to undertake projects that will advance TE’s technologies. This position reports into the Modelling group and is based at our Singapore HQ.


The Singapore R&D Center is chartered to work with the CTO’s of TE’s Business Units to identify technical areas of interest for R&D and develop the technologies that will impact all segments. In order to improve the New Product Development process, TE is investing in upfront simulation and modelling capabilities, as a part of our Digitalization strategy. Effective use of modelling helps to “get it right the first time.”


Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Assists with projects to create multi-physical models that target TE product design needs
  • Evaluates multi-physics commercial software solutions, as applied to TE problem areas
  • Creating awareness across TE of the modelling and simulation capabilities of the Singapore center
  • Working with local and regional TE sites, and external customers, to address urgent or strategic needs
  • Assist with validation and knowledge transfer of outsourced modelling projects



  • Master degree in Chemistry or Materials Science (or related Engineering field) with 3-4 years (or Bachelor degree with 4-6 years, or PhD degree) plus relevant working/research experience
  • Fresh PhD graduates are welcome to apply
  • Keen interest in R&D
  • Proven experience / knowledge of chemistry and materials, including polymers, metals, alloys
  • Proven track record of initiating and executing projects of a modelling nature.
  • Excellent fundamental understanding of materials properties, including mechanical, electrical, and thermal


  • Broad knowledge of Additive Manufacturing, mechanics and heat transfer, electronics and product design
  • Broad knowledge of manufacturing processes (molding, extrusion, plating, stamping, assembly etc.)
  • Experience with Creo, DesignModeler, SpaceClaim or similar CAD tools, and CAE simulation software
  • Familiarity with project management tools
  • Knowledge of AI tools, machine learning, data science techniques
  • Strong interest in coding


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
  • Collaboration and communication skills
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Action Oriented
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Computer Skills
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Intellectual Horsepower
  • Learning on the Fly
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Technical Skills
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:
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Singapore, 01, SG, #

City:  Singapore
State:  01
Country/Region:  SG
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  59852
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology
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