Sensata Technologies, Inc. Project Engineer in Shanghai, China

Based in our Shanghai Office and reporting to the Business Development Manager, this is an exceptional opportunity for a technically gifted individual with outstanding communication skills to make a major contribution to our continued business success


The successful candidate will work in partnership with our customers and Schrader personnel including Engineering and Sales & Marketing, in market development, technical sales and project management. Responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding and detailing customer requirements

  • Ensuring Schrader products meet future customer requirements

  • Maintaining Customer timings and ensuring all customer key requirement dates are clearly communicated to project support team & management

  • Supporting the RFQ process as necessary

  • Supporting the Antrim Project Team as required to include:

  • Clarifying Customer Needs/Issues

  • Maintaining in conjunction with Resident an open issues list and communicate priority to Antrim

  • Acting as the main liaison between customer/3rd parties and Project Team as necessary

  • Working with the Business Development Manager to forecast piece demand by platforms

  • Establishing strong relationships with key decision makers on the customer project team

Applicants must have a relevant technical degree and must demonstrate outstanding communication skills. You must have an excellent understanding of Schrader’s TPM portfolio and have the ability to effectively communicate diverse technical topics to audiences at different levels within our customer organisations on subjects including mechanical issues; sensor electrical; RF; LF; CAN bus; OE architecture; autolocation developments etc. In addition, candidates must demonstrate superb organisation and planning skills and exceptional self-motivation. The ability to work alone and to operate in a fast moving, dynamic business environment are essential requirements for this demanding position.

Fluent Chinese & English Language Skills are required. Knowledge of TS16949 automotive quality standards. Familiar with quality tools of FMEA, APQP, PPAP, SPC, MSA

Applicants with the necessary technical and interpersonal skills who believe they can meet the demands of this exciting opportunity should submit their application to the Human Resources Department



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.

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