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Solar Project Manager

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 Solar Project Manager who will be responsible for all pre-contract and post management of all aspects of our utility scale solar projects. The Project Manager works with the business management team, TE support functions, vendors, customers and field level construction managers in the execution of projects in support of the Company’s strategic plan. The Solar PM will also travel to meet with prospective clients to facilitate discussion on TE’s product portfolio and engineering services.

What You Will Be Doing

Technical Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to construct engineered project take off’s and other insight to alternate methods of layouts.
  • Participate in proposal review and negotiation process
  • Contract Management between customers and vendors
  • Provide risk management assessment along with project team to manage risks
  • Manage project deliverable requirements to ensure current and future metrics are exceeding customer expectations.
  • Ensure that engineering, procurement, construction and logistics elements of projects are executed in a manner consistent with the as-sold expectations of company customers.
  • Monitor performance metrics, project schedules, risk profiles, and cost performance of the project in accordance with company systems and practices
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders.

Commercial Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze Americas solar market and provide trends in the industry
  • Proactively address open customer issues and coordinate with internal groups to ensure that quotations, quality complaints, VOC, technical information is provided to the customer within agreed timeframes.
  • Develop and implement effective lead campaign strategies – outgoing calls and emails
  • Development of sales presentations, proposals, and other materials as needed to support project development efforts.
  • Coordination of library of projects throughout the Americas region- make outgoing calls to qualify projects.
  • Identify and understand current and future customer needs and opportunities to introduce and sell products, services and solutions to the customer.
  • Promote TE Energy technologies and product portfolio with the customer and drive projects.
What your background should look like:
  • BS in Engineering, Construction Management, or related discipline.
  • 3-5 years of Solar Industry experience
  • Working knowledge of project scheduling concepts, techniques, and software (AutoCad)
  • Working knowledge of office productivity software such as MS-Office suite, including advanced use of MS-Excel.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment.
  • Able to work both independently and as a team.
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral.
  • Decision making ability.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.
  • Strong customer service skills with focus on listening to the customer.
  • Working knowledge of engineering design, procurement, and construction practices and procedures.
  • Multi-project execution experience.
  • Ability to work with deadlines and challenging targets.
  • Mobility: Flexibility in working days and travelling.
  • Travel requirement: 30-50%
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 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 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


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.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

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.


Fuquay-Varina, NC, US, 27526

City:  Fuquay-Varina
State:  NC
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  53402
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Sales & Marketing

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

Job Segment: Engineer, Project Manager, Risk Management, Developer, Business Manager, Engineering, Technology, Finance, Management

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