TE Connectivity

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Job Type: Full time


Job Posting Title: MANUFACTURING ENGINEER II - Mold Designer (Remote)
Job ID: [[id]]
Job Code: 30003232
Business Unit: GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE (10002006)
Building: 3800 REIDSVILLE ROAD (079)
Band/Level: 5
Hiring Manager: RODNEY S POPLIN
Recruiter: Dana Liddell-Cofield
Relocation: Yes - Domestic
Travel: Less than 10%
Employee Referral Amount: $1,000.00
Education Experience: Other
Employment Experience: 5-7 years

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 Manufacturing Engineering Teams are process leaders for stamping, molding or assembly related topics, ensuring the processes are running at optimum levels for quality and output. They are experts in mold tooling, die tooling, machining, and assembly techniques, possessing extensive knowledge of the associated manufacturing processes which may include the optimization and standardization of stamping / molding / assembly or other processes within the manufacturing environment. Manufacturing Engineering Teams enable the TE business unit plants to reach TE Operating Advantage (TEOA) requirements, roll out Centers of Excellence (COE), Best Demonstrated Practices (BDP’s) and advise plants on tool and machine duplications / corrections / improvements. They design and develop manufacturing process and automation platforms and apply them for the realization of new product developments as well as optimization of existing products already in production.


  • Works with Engineers to layout, design and detail components to meet design objectives.
  • Develops designs, details and assemblies for plastic injection molds and mold tooling
  • Updates mechanical drawings and process engineering changes
  • Performs tolerance analysis and dimensional checks of designs
  • Creates 3D models, 2D drawings and Specifications for mold construction
  • Support Digital Design Management and Model Based Definition
  • Ensures and works with Production to implement any necessary safety controls or procedures

What your background should look like:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required, with a minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible professional level experience, or equivalent work experience
  • Working knowledge of PTC Creo, PTC Windchill/PDMLink and AutoCAD is desirable
  • Automotive Connector molding experience preferred
  • Experience or interest in the development and design of plastic injection molds and mechanical devises
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools and principals involved in technical plans, drawings, models and tooling.
  • Effective interpretation and application of GD&T
  • Effective Mechanical Aptitude
  • Has a basic understanding of manufacturing technologies such as molding, machining and component assemblies.
  • Possesses strong interpersonal, teamwork and organizational skills
  • Skilled in Volume Graphics desirable
  • Exposure to MoldFlow software is a plus


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation


  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $78,320– $117,480 (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