Technical Sales Intern


Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE Automotive is one of the leading providers of advanced automobile connectivity solutions. We enable nearly every electronic function in the car -- from alternative power systems to infotainment and sensor technologies – all in a harsh environment. No matter which technology path OEMs choose to innovate for the connected car, we’re committed to helping our customers meet evolving challenges and requirements.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s internship program is designed to provide interns with real world experience to enhance classroom knowledge. Uniquely crafted assignments and meaningful projects provide interns with a challenging 10 – 12 week experience. Interns will gain exposure to senior leadership and be given professional development opportunities. At the end of the summer, interns will be provided the opportunity to pursue full-time placement within TE Connectivity.  

TE Connectivity has a Sales internship available in Troy, MI within the Automotive Business Unit.  The Sales Intern will assist in process/system development, data analysis & reporting and a variety of complex data manipulation.

Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Compile, maintain, & analyze sales project opportunity data
  • Develop system solutions to streamline reporting & data analysis
  • Generate Book & Bill reports, conduct analysis, and report sales performance
  • Creation, maintenance, analysis of pricing contract data
  • Coordination and follow-up
  • Creation & maintenance of customer account profiles
  • Work with SE's and Management to schedule customer tech days, arrange panels, and coordinate samples & catalogs.
  • Coordinate Auto sales activity with other TE sales divisions
  • Interface with Customers to support Automotive sales growth
  • Special Projects as assigned by the manager
  • Assist with update of account strategy for senior management
  • Update regional account plans as needed
  • Maintain active list of global won/lost/pending projects
  • Assist in specific market research
  • Assist in the development of collateral materials for distribution to sales team members
  • Assist in creating presentations as required by the sales team



The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented sophomore or junior currently working toward a Bachelor's degree in Sales or Business Administration and who meet the following qualifications:

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to work in engineering / sales environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills with strong focus on spreadsheet development / manipulation, and detailed account strategy presentations using Microsoft Office products.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and negotiate effectively with external or internal customers to accomplish identified goals
  • Results-orientated, critical thinker, with strong execution and follow-through characteristics
  • Ability to effectively organize, prioritize and accomplish multiple conflicting tasks
  • Ability to make intelligent, timely decisions, and solve problems independently


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

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Troy, MI, US, 48084

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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Travel:  Less than 10%

Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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