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Sr. Manager (IT), Supply Chain and Manufacturing (Possible Remote Work)

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world.


The Senior Manager (IT), Supply Chain & Manufacturing, is a critical strategic partner to the Communications Segment and Business Units. This leader will lead the planning and implementation of Supply Chain and Manufacturing IT initiatives for the Communications Segment with a focus on technology solutions and processes that will effectively enable BU strategy to support growth, operational effectiveness, extraordinary customer experience, and operating efficiency. This includes turning our Smart Operations strategy into tangible initiatives and projects detailed against execution timelines. For this role, a proven leader with demonstrated success leading cross functional teams as well as driving strategic technology initiatives throughout a sizable organization is essential.



  1. Partners with the business units at the senior executive level in the creation of technology and business process to advance business strategies; facilitates ongoing planning for IT investments and aligns business strategies with IT investment and priorities
  2. Accountable for overall project oversight and internal client satisfaction
  3. Identifies and quantifies business opportunities and seeks investment for those deemed high priority. Establishes and manages project portfolio investment parameters. Gains alignment for the creation and management of business parameters (scope, schedule, budget, benefits) and their corresponding flexibility levers
  4. Aligns business needs with appropriate service levels and manages expectations with their business partners relative to IT services
  5. Creates a culture across teams that drives successful delivery and adoption of technology and business process solutions.


The Supply Chain & Manufacturing Leader will be able to work equally effectively with individual team members as well as executive management. From a personal standpoint the successful candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment and will:

  • Provide transformational thought leadership for Supply Chain & Manufacturing process/systems including demand management, sales & operations planning, master production scheduling, supply chain execution and all aspects of factory operations – production planning, scheduling, shop-floor execution, and quality management.
  • Be a high-energy, highly motivated self-starter and will be attracted by the opportunity to have significant and measurable impact on an organization
  • Be conceptual and strategic but at the same time, relish being an owner, getting involved in the details of the business, and making things happen.
  • Be highly accountable, possessing a “can-do” attitude and a strong results orientation.
  • Be a strong collaborator able to simplify the complex into succinct executive summaries, able to see different perspectives and have tough conversations to resolve conflicts; Speak with and inspire confidence.
  • Influential in advancing the business through technology investments, business process improvements and change management.


Experience / Qualifications

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in Supply Chain and Manufacturing business processes
  • Experience with ERP (ideally SAP) and MES shop floor execution systems
  • Experience with SAP IBP and Enterprise Architecture Business Capability Modelling would be beneficial.
  • Significant experience in strategy, development, implementation and use of IT systems
  • Strong business acumen and fluent in business finance
  • Transformational leader with process improvement knowledge and experience developing ongoing continuous improvements with quantifiable results in upgrading talent, processes, and systems.
  • Ability to present to and interact with all levels of the organization as well as with outside contacts.
  • Strong social/participative leadership style with the ability to listen to employees and customers, demonstrate flexibility while delivering consistent performance.
  • Ability to work across an organization, share success, and build a culture that embraces change and growth


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

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.

•    A comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, 401(k), disability, life insurance, employee stock purchase plan, paid time off and voluntary benefits.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets



State:  PA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  77751
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Information Technology

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Industrial, Supply Chain, Supply, Operations, Manufacturing

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