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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 a Senior PLM Process Architect, you will be a point person for crafting product lifecycle solutions that enable TE business growth through an innovative, efficient, and well-connected technical workforce.  By combining highly functional and integrated PLM systems with the adoption of new digital processes, your solutions will target advantages in speed-to-market and innovation delivered under TE’s NPI and sustaining engineering practices. This role requires excellent interpersonal skills, technical leadership, along with a strong process improvement mindset.  In this position, you will be aligning business strategies and functional capabilities with PLM processes, data, and system architectures.  The successful candidate will collaborate with others in a matrixed and dynamic environment, lead through influence, and execute with pace to champion change. 


The Company

TE Connectivity (NYSE TEL, is a global industrial technology leader enabling today’s most revolutionary breakthroughs and providing solutions that power electric vehicles, aircraft, digital factories, and smart homes. Our innovation enables life-saving medical care, sustainable communities, efficient utility networks, and the global communications infrastructure.
With $15B in revenues and 80K+ employees, including 7,500+ engineers, in over 140 countries, TE has been recognized as one of the most admired companies in its segments, including:
Fortune magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” in the electronics industry (named to this list 5 years in a row). 

•    Top 10 “Global Innovators” in electronics and computing equipment companies (Clarivate)  
•    Fast Company’s “100 Best Workplaces for Innovators”. 
•    “Great Place to Work” and as one of “America’s Best Employers” (Forbes).
•    “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality” (Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index) for six consecutive years. 
•    “World’s Most Ethical Companies” (Ethisphere Institute). 
•    Member of Dow Jones “North America Sustainability Index”.

TE fulfils its purpose not only through our products but in how we operate: supporting our local communities, ensuring sustainability, and living our values of Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, and Innovation. 

What your background should look like:

Success in the role requires not only a strong PLM domain expertise but also business acumen and strategic mindset, exceptional English communication skills, and a strong capability to link the strategy with the right process and architectural model is essential. The successful candidate will have a keen ability to seek the ideas of multiple individuals in the organization and help facilitate the best path forward. In addition, successful candidate will have the following qualifications, experience, and skills:

•    Domain expertise and a track record of successful enterprise product lifecycle management implementations.  Preferred PLM platform experience with PTC Windchill
•    5 years of experience providing PLM process and system architectural designs and documentation including:
•    Design data management (2D/3D documentation, BOM, Engineering Change)
•    Master data management (part)
•    Systems Engineering (Mechanical/Electronics/Software)
•    Product regulatory compliance
•    Integration to ERP systems (e.g. SAP)
•    Security and Export Controls
•    Past work experience as a product design engineer and a user/administrator of PLM systems
•    Demonstrated success in cross function collaboration and working with a global community


•    Communicate with all levels of Business Unit and IT Management on a variety of engineering related process and system capabilities. 
•    Responsible for translating business strategies and capabilities into future state engineering processes with supporting PLM architectures, including enterprise data flows. 
•    Engage with TE’s global engineering community to prepare capability and process assessments with recommended improvement roadmaps. 
•    Track PLM software industry best practices and software vendor offerings.  Influence TE software partners so that their product roadmaps address TE’s emerging PLM capability needs.
•    Translate TE’s data security policies and requirements into effective practices and controls within the PLM ecosystem.  
•    Provide leadership, mentorship, and governance on architecture matters to the broader engineering IT systems team and represent Engineering system architecture in TE’s enterprise architecture governance review.

What TE Connectivity offers

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

•    Competitive Salary Package
•    Performance-Based Bonus Plans
•    Health and Wellness Incentives
•    Employee Stock Purchase Program
•    Community Outreach Programs / Charity Events
•    Employee Resource Groups


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  HE
Country/Region:  DE
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  89264
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Information Technology

Job Segment: PLM, IT Architecture, Information Technology, Design Engineer, ERP, Management, Technology, Engineering

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