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Head Project Management

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

TE Connectivity's Project Management Teams are responsible for managing the operational aspects of projects from inception through implementation. They coordinate cross-functional teams and serve as liaison between project management and planning, project teams and line management. Our Teams review status of projects and budgets, manage schedules and prepare status reports. They assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. They also develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

 

BU / FUNCTION DESCRIPTION

The Aerospace, Defense and Marine (Aerospace, Defense and Marine or AD&M) business unit of TE is part of the Industrial Solutions segment (Industrial Solutions) and is a world leader in the design of components and electrical interconnection solutions that are used for applications in extreme and rigorous environments. These interconnection solutions make possible applications of avionics, jet and propulsion engine management, flight controls, grounding systems and on-board entertainment for today's "connected aircraft". This capability is extended to military, marine, aviation, space, land and drone vehicles, as well as oil and gas exploration of open-ocean deposits. TE offers solutions for enhanced connectivity that work and resist in the most extreme environments on Earth, from the deepest oceans to the ends of space. In relentless activities to save space and weight, improve data delivery and power, you will find that AD&M is ready to collaborate with internal & external team to help deliver product more quickly in the market with smarter and better interconnect solutions.

Role Objective

The project manager is responsible for leading and execution of strategic projects, transfer/migration project, new product development and engineering projects for global requirements.. This position will expose the successful candidate to a wide variety of footprint and transfer projects while working strategically with TE Plants and suppliers around the world. It will provide the opportunity to interact with all levels within a global organization. He / She will maintain high accuracy and documentation standards under all circumstances as well as managing and measuring work, ability to manage multiple priorities.

 

Responsibilities

•    Understand the Operational needs of the organization considering Product Management, Operations, Materials, Supply Chain and Engineering. 
•    Take project from outline stage. Analyse and develop objectives and solutions to fit the business objectives.
•    Reduce cost, lead-times and improve quality by consideration of the total picture and do what is best for TE Connectivity.
•    Work on cost reduction initiatives, in conjunction with Purchasing and / or Operations in TE and non-TE facilities.
•    To ensure detailed action plans for all transfer / other projects are created by allocated Project Engineer and correct procedures are followed.
•    To take the appropriate action when problems occur, raising concerns to the next level of Management if required.
•    Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
•    Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
•    Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
•    Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
•    Perform risk management to minimize project risks
•    Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
•    Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
•    Lead and develop the project management team.

Education/Knowledge

•    Bachelor’s degree  in mechanical, electrical, electronic or related engineering discipline
•    Overall 12+ years’ of experience in Manufacturing Engineering, Product Engineering, Production Management, Project Management or allied disciplines.
•    Manufacturing process knowledge to include Stamping, Plating, Moulding and Assembly.
•    PMP certification is preferred.

Critical Experience

•    Proven ability to execute manufacturing projects and influence teams to successfully deliver on commitments to the business and customers
•    Fluent communication skills facilitating collaboration with own team, customers, internal business leaders and technology leaders to create value.
•    Global experience. Skilled leader in communicating across a global organization with international teams, and excellent at working within different cultures.
•    5+ years of experience in managing and leading the teams.

Competencies Detail

•    Ability to analyze data and use critical thinking to reach logical conclusions  
•    Strong understanding of products, technical processes, operations and logistics.
•    Excellent knowledge of Project Management methodologies.
•    Strong organizer and pragmatic, structured approach
•    Commercial understanding / business acumen.
•    Drive for results, strong action orientation. 
•    Strong influencing skills.

Competencies

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
Location: 

Bangalore, KA, IN, 560066

City:  Bangalore
State:  KA
Country/Region:  IN
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  73686
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Administrative Support


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