Extrusion Manufacturing Engineer - $2,500 Sign-On Bonus

TE Connectivity

Location: Brooklyn Park

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’s Medical business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers medical device OEMs, a complete product offering, and capability portfolio for minimally invasive, imaging, surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic devices. With more than 350 design engineers and a global presence in all key medical device hubs, we are a premier partner to the world’s leading medical technology companies for their next-generation medical devices. We are experts in all aspects of device design and manufacture, from access & delivery solutions for interventional medicine; to sensors & connectors for surgical applications. Our innovative solutions enable ground breaking medical therapies such as treating heart disease without opening the body, placing microscopic devices into brain arteries and powering robotic surgery. You will have an exciting opportunity to be the lead technical resource for global manufacturing operations of FEP and other heat shrink tubing processing.

Qualified candidate will be eligible for a $2,500 sign-on bonus.


  • Lead engineers and technicians through example and mentorship.
  • Collaborate with global teams in the establishment of statistical methods for thermoplastic processing.
  • Define and implement appropriate equipment reliability methodologies and they pertain to thermoplastic extrusion equipment.
  • Define and implement effective process monitoring tools and techniques to fully quantify process characteristics
  • Partner with development teams in the achievement successful execution of product launches
  • Effectively quantify process KPIV’s and KPOV’s through advanced metrology techniques and methods
  • Execute validation activities including following the IQ, OQ, PQ approach.
  • Perform root cause investigations for non-conforming products.
  • Serve as technical expert for process technologies spanning multiple product lines.
  • Adhere to quality and compliance standards to ensure safe and effective use of the devices TE manufactures. Identify best practices and share globally.
  • Define capex requirements for your area of responsibility.
  • Evaluate process areas to ensure optimization from an efficiency and cost perspective

What your background should look like:

  • You bring a strong foundational knowledge in thermoplastic processing and the broad array of materials that are used in the industry.
  • You have exceptional communication skills and can effectively engage both internal and external customers
  • You have in-depth knowledge pertaining to Extrusion of Polymers from both an equipment and process perspective.
  • You have a BS or MS in Manufacturing engineering, Mechanical Engineering, electrical engineering, Materials Science, or other related engineering degree.
  • You have 3 - 5 years’ experience in an advanced manufacturing company with progressive levels of responsibility.
  • You have a passion for six sigma and statistical methodology in manufacturing process development and control.
  • You thrive on coming up with new ideas and leading others to do the same.
  • You can adapt to work priorities in response to a rapidly changing environment.
  • Any medical device manufacturing experience you have would be valued, but it is not required.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

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 approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $70,600 - $106,000 (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
  • A comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, 401(k), disability, life insurance, employee stock purchase plan, paid time off and voluntary benefits.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets

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