Staff R&D Product Development Engineer

TE Connectivity

Location: Andover, Minnesota

Job Type: Full time


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 is now one of the largest sensor companies in the world, with innovative sensor solutions that help customers transform concepts into smart, connected creations. TE’s unmatched portfolio of intelligent, efficient and high-performing sensor solutions are used for customers across several industries, from automotive, industrial and commercial transportation and aerospace and defense, to medical solutions and consumer applications.


  • Participate in New Product Development Phase Reviews and Design Reviews
  • Partner with R&D to determine and define design inputs, design outputs
  • Create and support the development and validation of ne test method
  • Develop the strategy and manage the execution of design verification and validation
  • Extensive experience/ knowledge of phase gate design process
  • Expert in writing protocols and reports for design verification, design validation, biocompatibility
  • Expert in creating risk management files, DFMEA, UFMEA
  • Extensive understanding of medical standards ISO13485, IEC 60601, MDR etc.
  • Deep understanding and ability to apply medical standards to write Design Control Process, SOP's
  • Strong knowledge of what is required for regulatory
  • Lead innovation of technology in medical product family. Self-driven
  • Create and complete advanced development projects (LEAP)
  • Collaborate with design and manufacturing engineers as required
  • Collaborate with manufacturing engineers to work with various vendors to identify processes required for new design
  • Technical Leader in Medical Products

What your background should look like:

  • 4 year University degree in engineering
  • 8-10+ years in medical device design engineering
  • Experience in material formulation and characterization
  • Previous component design
  • Strong design for quality background (DFSS)
  • Ability to interact and collaborate effectively with internal and external technical personnel
  • Ability to prioritize tasks between R&D and manufacturing
  • Able to utilize scientific methods in problem solving
  • Ability to utilize 2D and 3D and 3D CAD software is a plus
  • Advance communication skills


  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $118,600- $178,000 year (subject to change dependent on physical location)
  • Posted salary ranges are made in good faith. TE Connectivity reserves the right to adjust ranges depending on the experience/qualification of the selected candidate as well as internal and external equity.
  • Total Compensation = Base Salary + Incentive(s) + Benefits


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
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