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Sr Project Manager Engineer


Company Information

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 and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE Automotive is one of the leading providers of advanced automobile connectivity solutions. We enable nearly every electronic function in the car -- from alternative power systems to infotainment and sensor technologies – all in a harsh environment. No matter which technology path OEMs choose to innovate for the connected car, we’re committed to helping our customers meet evolving challenges and requirements.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s Engineering Project Management Teams manage cross functional engineering projects. They work with Product Management, Sales, Quality, Manufacturing, Finance, and other functions across TE to assure projects meet financial, schedule and customer expectations. They are responsible for defining and creating project schedules, portfolio management, communication and execution of programs, identifying resource constraints and working with management for resolution, while adhering to LeanPD processes.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

The Project Manager will be responsible for managing New Product Development and Sustaining Engineering projects.  He/she will be accountable for leading the projects to a successful conclusion and ensuring that each meet the targets set in terms of Design Requirements, Opex, Capex and Timeline.


Job responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:


  • Act as the “General Manager” for the project to ensure that all technical requirements are met.
  • Capable to run multiple projects at the same time.
  • Define, Scope-Out and Initiate the project. Understand and identify all internal and external requirements
  • Plan the project work to meet objectives. Work with functional managers to ensure resources are available.
  • Create and lead the project team.  Ensure that the project team is prepared for Gate / Interim Gate Reviews.
  • Execute the project plan to meet milestones, timelines, KPIs and the Project Charter.  Identify and proactively overcome barriers and roadblocks.
  • Monitor and Control.  Track, review, and regulate the progress and performance of the project. Proactively prevent delays to the schedule or budget overruns.
  • Actively identify & manage risks/liabilities associated with the project.
  • Completion.  Ensure finalization of all activities across the project team and Stakeholders to formally close the project or phase.


Key Qualifications, Experience & Knowledge:

  • University Degree (BS or MS in Mechanical or Electrical/Electronic Engineering) .
  • Demonstrated experience in New Product Development and Engineering assignments, e.g. electrical components, mechatronics.
  • Wireless industry knowledge is a preferred.
  • Five – eight years of relevant professional experience in Project Management or Engineering Discipline.
  • Solid understanding of agile development methodology and the ability to deploy in NPD projects.
  • Strong and thorough knowledge of technical tools specific to Project Management, as well as knowledge on general engineering tools.  Experienced MS Project user.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Culturally sensitive.
  • Strong ability to set goals and motivate team members.
  • Able to work within a cross functional team to maintain schedule throughout a project.
  • Ability to drive projects with external organizations and customers.



  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Troy, MI, US, 48084

Alternative Locations: 
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  45100

Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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

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