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

The Sr. Electrical Design Engineer (EE) will be part of a project team working on Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems, and capacitive and strain-gauge based sensors. We are looking for people with the knowledge, skills, and drive to create new and novel sensing solutions. Projects will provide frequent opportunities for collaboration in cross functional team environments as we work together to solve problems and create solutions.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Identify and document requirements for off the shelf Integrated Circuit (IC) selection and custom ASIC development

  • Work with IC vendors to develop and qualify custom IC solutions

  • Support sensor teams in working with new ICs and help standardize the ASIC development process

  • Design new circuits and signal processing algorithms to enhance sensor performance, apply statistical methods to data analysis, and educate customers on product capabilities.

You will also be responsible for electrical product design tasks from concept to production including electrical schematics, component selection with performance, quality, & cost trade-off analysis, prototype build, design verification testing and test automation. Your inputs will contribute to project management including technology selection, development and unit costs estimation, task scheduling and critical path management. You will be challenged as an individual technical contributor and have opportunities to use your leadership skills to direct the activities of other engineers as a project lead.



  • Specify IC & ASIC requirements, and generate specifications

  • Participate in IC supplier selection

  • Support corporate IC development infrastructure

  • Design new sensor circuits and signal processing algorithms

  • Benchmark designs and identify elements that enhance or limit performance

  • Interface with customers on key issues

  • Model & simulate concepts to reduce design cycle time and increase result accuracy

  • Design and conduct experiments to prove new theories and concepts

  • Work with and implement digital communication protocols such as CAN, LIN & SENT

  • Develop automated test capability for experimentation and design validation

  • Apply statistical methods to data analysis

  • Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering with 3 to 5 years’ experience in analog and digital circuit design

  • Ability to perform and interpret analysis of circuits

  • Experience with simulation (Spice) and modeling (Matlab)

  • Knowledge of digital signal processing, ability to implement microcontroller code

  • Knowledge of Integrated Circuit (IC) design and fabrication

  • Experience with digital protocols such as I2C, SPI, CAN, LIN, SENT

  • Knowledge of test automation and scripting languages such as Python and/or Lua

  • Strong technical communication skills for customer, vendor, and internal dialog

  • Background in qualifying integrated circuits to Automotive standards is desirable


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  • Collaborating at Sensata means working with some of the world’s most talented people in an enriching environment that is constantly pushing towards the next best thing.

  • Employees work across functions, countries and cultures gaining new perspectives through mutual respect and open communication.

  • As OneSensata, we are working together to make things work together

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Our vision is to be a world leader in mission-critical sensing and electrical protection while satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, efficiency and a clean environment and being a partner, employer and neighbor of choice. Our sensors are the fundamental building blocks needed for a smart, connected, electrified and, ultimately, autonomous world. Click here to find out more about our Future Focus (

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In fact, our name Sensata comes from the Latin word sensate for ‘those gifted with sense’. Our focus on sensing is also reflected in our logo, which spells Sensata in Braille.

Sensata Technologies is a world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and controls designed to make the world cleaner, safer and more efficient. Mission-critical means products that are essential and difficult to do. You’ll find our 47,000 unique products in many applications anywhere from automotive braking systems to aircraft flight controls.

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