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Senior 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

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our UK Aerospace and Defence CTO team in our newly inaugurated Project Management Office
Reporting to a Portfolio Manager the position holder will have primary responsibility for delivery of a series of Product Development Projects within one of ADMs Business Units. The Senior Project Manager is a Project Management role with TE and the position holder will drive the successful performance of multiple high profile/value projects following defined methods and processes to achieve commercial and efficiency targets set by the business.


Developing relationships and maintaining a high-level of communication with cross-functional global teams will be critical to the role. You will be required to act as the primary owner of each project and to report progress to a senior leadership team on a regular cadence and at specific key Milestones during each Project.


This role is a part Remote, part Site based one (South West UK). 


Global Travel is possible up to 10% of the time (when customers and restrictions allow) 

Job Responsibilities

•    All aspects of Project Management from project inception to completion
•    Risk Management and leadership of Risk Assessment activities
•    Development of the Project Business Case along with the Business Office
•    Defining all necessary requirements for the Product(s) being developed by the project.
•    Reporting on Project status and being accountable for project progress against the Plan
•    Escalation of issues as applicable and utilisation of project change controls
•    Working with global multi-disciplinary teams to engineer and manufacture products in a regulated environment
•    Managing and being accountable for a project budget, liaising with procurement to ensure timely acquisition of goods and materials
•    Liaising with customers and suppliers globally

About You

The ideal candidate will have 3 or more years proven experience of leadership over multiple contiguous projects including those within a regulated field. They will have a track record of successful delivery of customer facing product development projects following a Stage Gate process product development / manufacturing environment.

Key Requirements

•    Strong interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills and the ability to build strong, credible relationships with multiple organization functions (internal and external)
•    Able to take ownership of each project and drive good decisions in a non-matrixed leadership position to deliver results
•    Clear strategic thinker with the ability to execute on priorities
•    Self-motivated with the ability to perform in a demanding environment
•    Strong communication, negotiation and presentation skills including at senior levels
Results driven
•    A professional level of business acumen and good commercial understanding
•    Excellent organisational, time management and administrative skills
•    Exceptional oral and written communication skills and the ability to disseminate critical information appropriately
•    Agile Project Management experience, especially Aglie/Waterfall combined projects is preferred, but not essential.
•    Good level of IT capability with detailed experience of Microsoft Office (MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint)
•    Flexibility and a willingness to travel
•    Technical and commercial education/ experience related to Engineering Manufacturing in a similar industry would be beneficial


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a $12 billion 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 and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

What TE Connectivity offers:

We offer competitive rewards & compensation. Our commitment to our employees includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our employees.
•    Competitive Salary Package
•    Performance-Based Bonus Plans
•    Health and Wellness Incentives
•    Employee Stock Purchase Program
•    Community Outreach Programs / Charity Events
•    Employee Resource Groups



State:  SWD
Country/Region:  GB
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  91228
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: Project Manager, Risk Management, Procurement, Manager, Engineer, Technology, Finance, Operations, Management, Engineering

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