TE Connectivity SR PROJECT MANAGER ENGINEER in OOSTKAMP, Belgium
TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.
As a Project Manager, you have the full responsibility for all your projects (major milestones, deliverables on time and Project health):
Ownership of project along the different stages (concept-, design-, validation- and industrialization phase).
Present project progress and needs to senior management.
Set up and track project timing and milestones according to customer program timing.
Early warning instance for internal & external time to market discrepancy.
Initiate and coordinate weekly project review meetings in the role of a core team leader with cross functional teams.
Follow up on project status and monitor progress continuously.
Support the Account/Product Manager with financial justifications, business cases and customer meetings.
Monitor production part approval process and coordinate market introduction.
Coordinate safe launch processes and activities.
Handle customer related topics like presentations, sample timing and technical documents.
Point of contact for the customer in terms of project progress and status meetings.
You have a commercial and technical background, ideal a joint degree of engineering and business administration (industrial/commercial engineer).
You have at least 5 years of experience in Project Management of new product development. Experience in Automotive is a plus.
You have great presentation and negotiation skills. You have technical knowledge and passion for technique.
You have knowledge in automotive project management and processes. You can motivate and lead huge cross- functional and intercultural teams.
You can work smoothly with MS Office. You have a basic knowledge of SAP.
You have good written and verbal communication skills in German and English. Knowledge of Dutch is a plus.
You are willing to travel on a regular basis to customers and other TE plants.
You are flexible. You have a healthy dose of assertiveness. You have a team oriented working style, with proven track record in organization and planning skills. Your approach is positive and energetic, with a “can-do” attitude.
Requisition ID: 2017-81271
Business Unit (Current): Transportation Solutions - Automotive
External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com