Senior Project Manager, Undersea

Are you a self-starter, a go-getter, and have a passion for implementing undersea telecommunications projects? At SUBCOM, you will find a culture that rewards such hands-on problem resolution spirit. We empower our project managers to work collaboratively supporting our customer's contractual terms & conditions, scopes of work, problem resolutions, and risk identification & mitigation. This is a great opportunity to join our team that is seeking a like-minded person to manage undersea telecommunication projects.  

What you will be doing...

The Project Manager will lead or be part of a project team to successfully implement undersea telecommunication projects. The position requires an in depth understanding of contractual terms and conditions, scopes of work, problem resolution both internally and with the customer, and risk identification and mitigation. Must be able to deal with ambiguity and react to execution of both new plans and changes that minimize company liability.


As a Senior Project Manager, a typical day may include:

  • Act as customer point of contact
  • Establish and meet project objectives by analyzing contract deliverables and collaborating with project team members
  • Perform risk analysis on project schedule, budget, technical requirements and quality
  • Develop strategies for customer issues
  • Coordinate with peers to develop solutions
  • Achieve financial objectives on the project and review/understand variances
  • Prepare project status reports for executive team

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What your background should look like...

  • A BS in engineering, operations or related discipline required. MS/MBA preferred.
  • 7+ years experience in managing large cross functional projects. Experience matrix-managing a team useful.
  • Experience in negotiations, managing the P/L of projects and forecasting expenditures, contract management a must
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems within own position, across organizations, and with customers
  • Experience in risk identification and mitigation
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
  • Advanced coordination/planning skills (including proficiency in Microsoft Project) critical
  • Knowledge of Undersea Telecommunication Systems is strongly preferred
  • Travel to support customer meetings (Approximately 15%)


What TE Connectivity offers:

We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement benefits (401k matching) and more…


Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.


  • Motivating Others
  • Managing and Measuring Work
  • Building Effective Teams
  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
  • SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)


TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 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 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.


07724, NJ, US, 07724

Alternative Locations: 
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  41166

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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