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TE Connectivity

Location: Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina

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 Strategic Sourcing Teams develop and implement multi-year strategies for assigned commodities, suppliers and parts/services to achieve established goals in supplier quality, delivery, price and service. They align strategy and execution with cross-functional partners such as engineering, manufacturing, product management and functional owners. They execute the competitive bid, negotiation, contracting processes and/or technical continuous improvement for assigned commodities or services; collaborate across Business Units and cross-regions for optimal TE leverage. Our teams demonstrate a high level of expertise in procurement competencies (business/supply chain acumen, negotiation, sourcing strategy development and execution, global savvy, and project and product lifecycle management) and ensure results are delivered compliant with TE policies and procedures.

This is a Fuquay-Varina, NC based role


  • Supports internal customers to comply with procurement processes while timely understanding and fulfilling their procurement needs
  • Develops & implements the 3-5 year Indirect clusters strategy
  • Performs market analysis and maintains a good knowledge of potential trends within the assigned clusters (new players, new solutions, consolidation etc.)
  • Responsible for annual business results, including developing and leading price and terms negotiations with potential and current suppliers
  • Manages eProcurement tools

What your background should look like:


  • Very Strong analytical and computer-skills
  • 5+ years of experience in Indirect Procurement
  • Ability to define strategy for assigned portfolio
  • Experience in analysis / e-auctions / control tower / RFQs / Indirect Procurement
  • Special Projects / Negotiation
  • Experience in supplier (Indirect) management
  • Critical thinking & curiosity
  • Strong potential and willingness to grow within Procurement organization
  • Very good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Education requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics or Engineering, or Business


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including over 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets