R&D/Product Development Engineer (Hybrid & Electric Mobility Solutions)

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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 11/16/2016

TE Connectivity Troy, MI

Troy, MI
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



TE Connectivity has a Product Development Engineer opportunity available in Troy, Michigan within the Automotive Business Unit. This role will support the HEMS (Hybrid & Electric Mobility Solutions) team.



* Developing new design solutions or adapting and reconfiguring existing product designs for use in new applications.

* Work closely with the customer and more senior engineers in solving connector and cable assembly routing and packaging challenges.

* Adapting and reconfiguring existing product designs for performance, enhancements, manufacturability improvements, and cost reduction efforts.

* Communicating product performance requirements through the use of production drawings, application specifications, and performance specifications.

* Engineering control of product related documentation via the engineering change system.

* Determining and communicating product test requirements.

* Work closely with the new product launch teams and the final manufacturing location to ensure smooth launch and transition of products into the production facility.


* BS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Required

* 3 5 years of engineering experience

* Knowledge of automotive industry in either OEM, Tier 1 or Tier 2 levels

* Working level knowledge of automotive connector and / or cable assembly design and manufacturing processes

* Some background in design for manufacturability associated with manual assembly processes is a plus

* Product design / development experience is preferred

* Strong computer skills in typical Office suite

* CAD experience in Pro/E / CREO preferred and NX experience is a plus

* Effective problem solving skills

* Excellent communication and presentation skills (oral and written)

* Ability to manage multiple products/projects with attention to detail

* Periodic travel is required depending on project needs