Sensata Technologies, Inc. Mechanical Design Engineer-1 in Changzhou, China

This position will be mainly responsible for industrial sensor design and application that comes from customer requirement. Work individually, with a team or global engineering team to finish product design, carrying out test, completing documentation and launch to production. Provide technical application support for new business opportunities. Cooperate with quality engineer to fix issues from customer returns, production line, and supply failures.


Detailed Posting Description

Understand Sensata’s sensor products and related technology. Carry out product design that includes design in sensing element and package for automotive application. Complete all related drawings, documentations and release in internal system. Design product validation plan, carry out test, and complete test report. Fixture design for engineering lab, sample build and production line. Visiting customer to provide technical introduction, provide solution for new opportunity, or fix field issue related to quality or engineering. Quality issue analysis for customer returns, make site failure, or supplier quality issue. Maintain and update Engineering documentation server Follow the product development process required by Sensata GNPD procedure. As project manager, steering project team to complete milestones within customer schedule. Other assignment arranged by supervisor

*Job Requirements

BS or MS in mechanical engineering (2 years above mechanical design experience is preferable). Experience in automotive, industrial automatic or electronic is preferable. General knowledge of plastic part design, metal fabrication techniques, sensor technologies. Be skillful on 3D model setup, prefer SolidWorks Good English capability in oral, reading & writing. Preferable of broad experience base in the design of electromechanical components for high volume production (sensor preferred). Ability to work in a team environment with good sense in communications, negotiating with others, judgment and decision making, attention to detail, customer sensitivity, planning and organizing, and innovation. Some understanding of marketing and sales.



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

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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.

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