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Senior Project Manager (m/f)

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 Administrative Support Teams are responsible for office administration and daily clerical duties including basic schedule planning, travel arrangements, documentation, and file maintenance. Other responsibilities include scheduling conferences/meeting rooms and responding to general inquiries. They create and maintain office documentation and files and review drafts and finished internal/external communication documents.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Tasks Summary & Responsibilities

    Coordination of all sensor projects for the Évora plant
    Évora representative for all questions and issues in the field of Sensors
    Be the link between Production, ME, Engineering and purchasing
    Ensure efficient project execution in time, money and resources management
    Promote coordination and cross-functional cooperation between all departments involved
    Efficient management of “escalating” problems and processes
    Guide the process to finding solutions with stakeholders, both internally and externally
    Coordination of specific requirements taking into account technical feasibility
    Optimization of Value Streams - Reduction of waste, leading to costs optimization
    Actively challenge the team in relation to KPI's, design for manufacturing and cost
    Promote the technical process of “lessons learned” for the future products /next generation
    Promote Benchmark actions with new and innovative technology and processes
    Implement the TEOA tools still in the concept phase (3P events, continuous improvement/lessons learnd)
    Define the right project team set-up, negotiate resources, conduct regular Go-Meetings and prepare/maintain an Open Point Tracking list
    Responsible for the definition and execution of large sized and complex duplication projects across EMEA
    Develop new ideas and strategies to drive innovations in machine and tooling concepts and benchmark with the external market
    Establish a close collaboration with internal stakeholders (Operations, Manufacturing Engineering) and external suppliers to improve processes related to Time to Market and Cost Optimization
    Continuous tracking of required skills in current and future business opportunities
    Establish the right KPIs to measure success
    Coach, mentor and develop the team by fostering an environment of continuous learning, and encouraging global collaboration in a geographically and culturally dispersed organization with a strong view on continuous improvement
    Drive the lessons learned process for the next generation of duplication and replacement tools based on TE Best solutions


    Project Management Degree or mechanical / electronic engineering

    Min 5 years of working experience in Project Management
    Experience in conflict management and problem escalation
    Availability and willingness to get involved in technical matters
    Experience in applying Lean methods
    High level of commitment and ability to work in a team
    Good knowledge of Portuguese and English – German would be an asset. 

    Professional experience in leading complex technical projects with an international scope
    Design to Cost interpretation capacity
    Proven AUT experience in developing technology solutions in timely market driven manner
    Strong leadership skills
    Deep understanding of Lean Product Development process and subsidiary business processes for tooling projects


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

EVORA, 07, PT, 7002-552

City:  EVORA
State:  07
Country/Region:  PT
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  77692
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: Project Manager, Engineer, Clerical, Manager, Administrative Assistant, Technology, Engineering, Administrative, Management

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