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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 Supplier Development Teams find and develop suppliers to support the strategic sourcing organization in driving incremental performance in supplier quality, delivery, price and service. They teach new suppliers on how to work with TE (portal access, e-procurement tool usage, TE procedures, etc.). They extend TE Operational Advantage into the supply base to generate continuous improvement in the extended value stream, deliver incremental improvements through supplier development lead projects and achieve improvement targets specific for supplier development. They also help drive selection and development of the best total cost supply option in the region where the commodity or service is consumed. They keep abreast of emerging market options and inform the broader procurement organization of trends and new supply options.

What your background should look like:

Drive / Support transfer projects in tooling-related topics with suppliers – TE’s global LCL strategy (e.g. follow processes, quality assurance, documentation, tool inspection, etc.)
Enhance tooling management system and process
Build up, manage & monitor tooling database in procurement in connection with TLM (Tool Lifecycle Management)
Responsible for replacement / duplication strategy for cost savings and risk mitigation (
Responsible for tool inspection at suppliers’
Build up tooling supplier capability matrix and supplier technology knowledge exchange (Global balanced High Cost/Low Cost Footprint)
Develop new tooling technologies
Develop new and existing tooling suppliers and provide TE procedures & trainings
Support new tooling supplier selection during NPI process

Requirements  for a typical Job Holder:
Technician (Industrial Master) or Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
Min. 5+ years working experience in complex tooling-related technology (e.g. molding or stamping) with additional knowledge in quality assurance basics 
Deep knowledge in complex tools (e.g. molding / stamping / die casting / electronics)
Quality background, auditor knowledge is a plus
Knowledge of Six Sigma Black belt tools
Develop solutions to complex technical problems
Competence in communication and conflict management


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

TRUTNOV, 525, CZ, 541 83

State:  525
Country/Region:  CZ
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  69841
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Engineer, Supply, Inspector, Procurement, Database, Engineering, Operations, Quality, Technology

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