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Senior Engineering Manager - Energy

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, Energy Division is currently seeking a Senior Professional Services Manager specialized in utility scale solar to lead a team of presales, post sales, design and consulting services as well as tech support. In this role, you will build a services organization, monetize the offering, and provide customer intimacy from concept to implementation phase of projects and will serve on the Americas leadership team


Technical Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Manage internal electrical engineering team and external clients to develop Solar PV design/construction packages including solar array layouts, electrical one-lines, collection systems, collection system studies, and equipment installation details for Utility Scale Solar PV systems (20-500MW+)
  • Manage external subcontractors for other adjacent services 
  • Interact directly with clients for successful project execution
  • Lead project designs of multi-discipline teams of 2-4 people including a design engineer (focused on the layout, details, etc.), a system studies engineer, with additional support from CAD technicians
  • Support development of early-stage projects with conceptual designs and material take-offs (pre-LNTP) 
  • Use Excel spreadsheets, commercial and proprietary engineering software to design Solar PV systems
  • Lead site visits to gather notes and take pictures of existing conditions to aid in design and identify critical flaws
  • Contribute to continual development of internal solar engineering standards, toolsets and work processes.
  • Turning initial system conceptual ideas into fully developed optimized EPC designs.


Other Key Responsibilities:


  • Design knowledge in other renewable areas such as Energy Storage, High Voltage underground cable systems a plus 
  • Oversee and execute process improvements and the development of policies, procedures, methods, and tools in support of delivery
  • Responsibilities include supporting pre-sales processes and working with sales and account management professionals to win new business; implementing business; proposal review and refinement; recruiting and staff development
  • Research and development in solar technology for new product development and stay current on new technological developments in the field. Generates new ideas, goes beyond the status quo; recognizes the need for new or modified approaches
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to clearly and effectively present complex information to all levels of employees, management, and clients.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with estimating or designing electrical systems is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of photovoltaic systems, NEC requirements, and construction practices 
  • The ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial.

What your background should look like:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Education or experience with power systems analysis and design
  • Approximately 5 – 10 years of experience in the electrical engineering of electrical power/distribution systems, particularly renewable energy facilities
  • Functional expertise with CYMCAP for cable ampacity analysis
  • Functional expertise with power systems modeling software such as PVSyst, ETAP, DIgSILENT PowerFactory, PSSE, PSLF, or similar software
  • Functional expertise with performance of electrical system studies – load flow and reactive power, short circuit, cable ampacity analysis, 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including study report writing
  • Strong operational, project management, consulting technology and process skills; strong communication/presentation and negotiation skills at the executive 


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

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications and the home. With approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 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.


EOE, Including Disability/Vets


Fuquay Varina, NC, US, 27526

City:  Fuquay Varina
State:  NC
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  69630
Alternative Locations:  Remote
Function:  Sales & Marketing

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

Job Segment: Engineer, Electrical, Consulting, Developer, Management Consulting, Engineering, Technology, Management

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