Sensata Technologies, Inc. Electrical Design Engineer in Attleboro, Massachusetts

Sensata Technologies is looking for an Automation and Control Design Engineer who will be responsible for both Hardware (Analog and Digital) and Software design. The machines this engineer works on will be used for both manufacturing and test which allows Sensata to increase existing capacity as well as introducing new products to market.


Primary responsibilities include all aspects of equipment design including control architecture (PC / PLC), hardware (Analog and Digital interfaces) and Software. The ideal candidate will be someone who has worked in a dynamic fast paced environment preferably in a manufacturing environment. Comfortable working in a global matrix environment.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Working with the Product Development and Process teams to ensure that the end product is both cost effective and optimal for the task at hand. Equipment capabilities range from Part Assembly, Resistance and Laser welding, Robotic Integration, Vision Inspection, Pressure and Electrical Test.

  • 10 - 20% of international travel to manufacturing and vendor sites may be required

Experience/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering / Computer Science or equivalent required

  • Minimum of 5+ Years’ Experience working on hardware/software integration.

  • C/C++/C# experience

  • PLC Programming and Design

  • Analog and Digital Design

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Intermediate Skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word

  • 10 - 20% of international travel to manufacturing and vendor sites may be required



Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice.

NOTE: If you are a current Sensata employee (or one of our Affiliates), please back out of this application and log into Workday via the Company Intranet to apply directly. Type FIND JOBS in the Workday search bar.

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Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 13 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action (AA) /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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