TE Connectivity Sr. Sales Engineer in TIJUANA, Mexico

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

The Intelligent Buildings (IB) sub-vertical within the Industrial Business Unit is currently seeking a dedicated technical Field Engineer (FE) to work directly with customer buyers and engineers to help solve their connectivity design challenges.

The FE works as the interface between the customer and TE, particularly customer engineering centers and manufacturing plants. The FE is the outside sales and engineering representative for numerous strategic accounts in a defined territory and/or a specific industry/technology. The major responsibilities of this role are to continuously identify and convert new opportunities within existing and prospect accounts. The FE is responsible for the design-in and development of new products and for managing the seamless and speedy execution of sales and engineering projects. In this role, the FE will work directly with the customer to identify product/ technology needs and recommend, or develop, a TE solution that meets the requirements of the customer’s application.

This position will report directly to the Regional Sales Leader and will be responsible for collaborating with multiple other functions within the organization, particularly with other Field Engineers and Account Managers. The sales territory is Northern Baja, CA region, including Tijuana, Ensenada, and Mexicali.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Build and maintain strong business relationships with customers to drive sales and exceptional customer experience.

  • Understand business processes and make proactive decisions, effectively solving customer issues, and increasing sales.

  • Present TE products, services and capabilities to best meet the needs of the customer.

  • Develop sales opportunities and assist in developing the pipeline for future sales activity through daily interactions with customers.

  • Respond professionally to inquiries from TE’s key accounts via multiple methods (phone, email, meetings, etc.).

  • Identify and drive corrective actions and improvement projects that will raise customer satisfaction levels.

  • Work with Regional Sales Manager to execute account plan(s).

  • Perform statistical analysis relating to products, bookings, billings, opportunities and customer profiles.

  • Collaborate with TE engineers, buyers and outside field sales team.

  • Demonstrate pipeline growth in accordance with set revenue goals.

  • Responsible for demand creation, quoting, delivery escalation, customer scorecard and contract management.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in technical field (Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering preferred)

  • Two (2) years’ experience in a technical sales role is a plus.

  • Must be bilingual (English & Spanish)

  • Strong communicator (verbal, written, spoken) with exceptional listening skills

  • Self-motivated with a passion for serving and helping customers

  • Ability to work as a member of a team to identify new opportunities.

  • Analytical and structured thinking with a creative ability to work toward targets and identify and pursue new business opportunities.

  • Strong business acumen, problem solving, critical thinking.

  • Behaviors and values at or above TE standard

  • Ability to take ownership of, and maintain progress on, multiple tasks.

  • Adaptability to changing priorities, strategies and business conditions.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel.

Requisition ID: 2017-83847

Business Unit (Current): Industrial Solutions - Industrial - Intelligent Building

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com