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Senior Project Manager Engineer - Medical Device

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 Engineering Project Management Teams manage cross functional engineering projects. This role will be responsible for managing New Engineered Products projects (medical devices components) in Plymouth, MN. 


As a Senior Project Manager Engineer, you will: 

  • Achieve On-Time Delivery project performance objectives and report out progress.
  • Conduct project On Time Delivery meetings.
  • Oversees, contributes, and maintains action items in technical conversations with the customer.
  • Manage project scheduling and gap closure requirements as needed.
  • Achieve scope, schedule, and budget requirements as set by the project approval committee and the customer.
  • Hold core teams accountable to schedule and deliverables.
  • Provide Input into capital expenditures and project budgets.
  • Track lessons learned and manage best practices.
  • Participate in and lead, as required, Phase Gate Reviews.
  • Ensure compliance with Product Lifecycle tools and procedures.
  • Manage resource planning and staffing activities for specific projects.  
  • Maintain accurate project data reporting and insure accurate data report outs.
  • Resolve project conflicts and establish escalation path on all projects.
  • Ensure project closeout meetings, post launch reviews, and lessons learned are conducted.
  • Be a resource to facilitate the resolution of project issues by team members.
  • Ensure compliance to PMO processes, procedures, and use of PMO templates.
  • Regularly keep management informed of risks, issues, and status of on-going projects. 
  • Understand and comply with quality system and business practices necessary to complete job function.
  • Work with functional managers as needed to meet project objectives, on time delivery, and identify/resolve resourcing issues.
  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and other stakeholders.
  • Closely monitors the status of project schedules, budgets, revenue, and resources; prepares internal and external status reports as required.
  • May manage a project team in support of strategic business initiatives to drive growth and productivity in the organization.  

What your background should look like:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other Technical discipline preferred. 
  • Five or more years of demonstrated Project/Program Management experience in technology or Medical Device Manufacturing working with internal and external customers required. 
  • Experience in the matrix management of a project team.
  • Knowledge of FDA regulations preferred.
  • Formal Project management training required. PMP certification preferred.
  • New product introduction experience for devices preferred.
  • Must be results oriented.
  • Ability to act as TE and customer advocate.
  • Demonstrated business acumen and confidence communicating to senior management and customers.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple projects and programs and meet scope, schedule, and budget requirements.
  • Experience in Product/Project Lifecycle implementation and strong process and systems understanding preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of materials, manufacturing processes, and component or assembly design principles required.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in written and verbal communication, problem solving required.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Project, on-line collaboration tools, and databases required.


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 nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter


At TE, we believe in unleashing people’s potential. We have Employee Resource Groups (Women In Networking, ALIGN – LGBTQ, Young Professionals, etc.) to support and promote a diverse workplace and a culture of inclusion for the development of different perspectives, styles and ideas. By doing this, we are consistently recognized by Thomson Reuters as one of the Top 100 Innovators as well as deemed one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere.


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.



Plymouth, MN, US, 55442

City:  Plymouth
State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  78743
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Project Engineer, Project Manager, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Developer, Engineering, Technology

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