TE Connectivity Director of Engineering - Industrial Solutions, Energy segment in Dorcan, United Kingdom

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.

Primary Role:

  • Engineering Leader for driving energy global grid reliability initiative related to Heat Shrink Cable Accessary Technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engages in new product and new technology development

  • Drives process excellence and flawless execution of Next Generation Heat Shrink product development projects

  • Develops engineering talent and supports succession planning

  • Engages with product line leaders concerning strategy, portfolio management, customer engagement

  • Work with customers and internal cross functional teams, including product management, sales, operation, quality, and others to develop related product and processes and launch the product to market.

  • Works with engineering teams globally in support of product launches and customer initiatives

  • Establishes a culture of engineering excellence and manages technical development of staff

  • Ensures utilization of engineering best practices

  • Travel up to 30% of time is required.

Education and Experiences:

  • Extensive experience in material related product development, and technical leadership experience in Energy industry.

  • Track record in leading the design, development, and production launch of cable accessary products.

  • Experience with engineering project management processes and tools

  • Experience working in fast paced, matrixed environment

  • Inclusive mindset and cultural dexterity

  • Focus on execution and ability to drive results

  • Track record of developing engineering talent

  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences.

  • Strong problem solving capability and willingness to lead through adversity

  • Fluent in English, international working experiences desirable

  • Ph.D. in Science or Engineering Degree required, degree in Polymer Science preferred

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: 4th August 2017

Requisition ID: 2017-82859

Business Unit (Current): Industrial Solutions - TE Energy

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com