Sensata Technologies, Inc. Sourcing Project Manager in Sofia, Bulgaria

The Sourcing Project Management Office (PMO) within the Global Operations Procurement COE is seeking a Project Manager to work with local and regional Global Operations and Business teams in managing New Product Develop (NPD) and Change Management (CM) programs in support of revenue, productivity, design and quality improvements.

The Sourcing Project Manager will manage all aspects of NPD and CM program life-cycle and utilize the necessary training, processes and procedures, toolsets, and communication plan to effectively execute across the organization. The successful candidate will act as the focal point for Supply Chain NPD/CM activities on assigned programs, and will be required to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and affect short-term and long-term business goals. He/She will be accountable for timely execution of projects and will work within a cross-functional team. Interaction with Engineering, Planning, Operations and peers within the Sourcing and Procurement community will be paramount. Working across time zones and physical locations will enable the candidate to gain vast experience in a global network, and will challenge the individual to maintain exceptional organizational and prioritization skills.

  • Execution of Supply Chain NPD and CM programs (Growth, Design, Capacity, Supply).

  • Manage the entire project life-cycle; Concept, Development, Pre-launch and Production phases. Plan, direct and coordinate activities to complete assigned projects and ensure projects are completed within prescribed schedule and budget.

  • Actively maintain Project Plans to ensure all stakeholders are informed of program status, risks and issues and performance.

  • Interact with all stakeholders to maintain a high-level of effective communications and resolve problems and issues as they arise.

  • Manage and coordinate resource needs as appropriate within Global Operations which includes; Supplier Management, Quality, Production, Engineering, etc.

  • Assign work and ensure tasks are completed on-time.

  • Track and measure performance at each phase of the NPD/CM process.

  • Prepare status reports.

  • Align with all applicable functional and quality policies and procedures.

  • Deliver execution of the NPD/CM process is a direct deliverable as are maintaining communication of progress and knowing and having “ethical courage” to escalate and ensure projects are on-time and on-budget.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Business administration or Supply Chain

  • 3-5 years of experience in Procurement or Supply Chain in the tech market

  • Demonstrated Project Management skills

  • Program Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

  • Automotive industry experience desired

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.

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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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