TE Connectivity

Location: Middletown, Pennsylvania

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 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.


  • Facilitate communications between TE and external customers on market demands for current and next generation connector designs.
  • Interface with TE’s global Infotainment teams in support of global product development.
  • Act as a technical partner and provide support to Infotainment marketing and Customer OEM teams. Attend/support customer meetings and site visits.
  • Responsible for determining requirements, develop, design, and analyze new cable applied and printed circuit board products, develop prototypes, and oversee EV, DV, PV testing.
  • Provide Platform and Custom design solutions for future Infotainment products.
  • Define and develop new product concepts with other global TE Infotainment departments that provide technical or cost advantages to the market/customer in order to improve TE's Infotainment market position.
  • Support TE Launch teams in bringing the new connector designs to production.
  • Domestic and International travel may be required.

What your background should look like:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 8+ years of related experience.
  • Product development for the automotive market in accordance to QS9000: TS16949 is a plus.
  • Experience with terminal and connector technologies and the related manufacturing processes preferred.
  • Knowledge of vehicle architecture is a plus.
  • Special focus on coaxial cable connector design is a plus.
  • Ansys experience and CREO design experience is a must.
  • Familiarity with risk assessment methods (FMEA) and ability to perform structural analysis is a plus.
  • Professional, structured, autonomous, and creative work style; customer-oriented and capable to liaise on technical matters.
  • Excellent team player, able to cooperate with International teams, and display strong communication skills, especially related to technical matters.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
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