R&D Product Development Engineering Intern

TE Connectivity

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Job Type: Full time

Last updated

Be brave, not perfect.
- Reshma Saujani

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

As an R&D Product Development Engineer Intern on our New Product Introduction team, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Understand customer requirements and translate them into cost-effective designs
  • Mock up concepts and prototypes of new products and assemblies
  • Work across functions to ensure designs are completed on time, on cost, and to TE and customer expectations
  • Work with Manufacturing Development Engineers to understand the manufacturing processes involved and assure manufacturability of designs
  • Prepare product specifications, testing and qualification documents
  • Prepare and submit test samples to reliability test labs
  • Partner with sales and marketing to prepare new product presentations and trainings

Click here for a day in the life of an Intern: Life at TE

What your background should look like:

  • Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Program, preferably Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited University or College for the duration of the Internship
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • CAD experience is preferred, not required


This position is located in our Winston-Salem, NC office.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

What TE Connectivity Internship Program offers:

Our internship program gives students the opportunity to work on valuable projects that contribute to the success of their team and build on their classroom experience. Throughout the 10-12 week program, interns will be provided with:

  • Onboarding & Orientation
  • Professional Development Workshops
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Operations Experience
  • Executive Exposure
You’ve got this!