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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Software Engineer Intern-Summer 2022 in Attleboro, Massachusetts

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Get a jump on your future career by taking advantage of some great hands-on engineering experience. Sensata is looking for some intelligent, proactive independent thinkers for summer internships.

Sensata Technologies is the world's leading supplier of sensors and controls across a broad range of markets and applications. We are leaders in the global automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial and HVAC markets with sensing and protection solutions that improve safety and efficiency for millions of people every day.

Experienced colleagues are always willing to provide needed guidance. The decisions and actions of our entry level engineers have a direct and immediate impact on our products and our customers.

This team will be focused on bringing connectivity to our next gen sensors playing a critical role in larger Industrial systems. You will work on low level embedded firmware design and implementation, real time operating systems (RTOS), device drivers, and in one or more wired/wireless connectivity technologies such as CANOpen, IOLink, ZigBee, Bluetooth, LoRa.

(Note: interns are treated as engineers on the team, with real responsibility for important projects that contribute to the business.)


Most important tasks and responsibilities:

  • Our engineers are involved in all phases of product development from initial identification of customer needs to high volume production implementation. Emphasis is on the use of state-of-the-art concepts, materials, and assembly technologies. This is a hands-on position for an individual who wants to see her/his ideas embodied in successful products.

  • Creativity and innovation essential to meet customer requirements and to improve performance, quality and cost.

  • Design creativity.

  • Must be able to clearly present new, exciting, and beneficial design concepts to customers, managers, and peers.

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with team members while maintaining strong sense of individual responsibility.

  • Strong interpersonal skills to work effectively with superiors, peers, subordinates, suppliers, and customers. Frequent customer interaction with OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) is common.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced development environment with complex project attributes.

  • Ability to develop unique, differentiated solutions to complex problems.

  • Ability to meet demands of customers on schedule and within budget.

  • Strong team leadership and team membership skills.

  • Strong sense of individual responsibility.

  • Ability to work with other business orgs. (Quality, Marketing, Purchasing, etc.)

  • Ability to influence others.

  • Evidence of participation in team-based project work and ability to fill multiple roles.

  • Ability to understand higher-level aspect of project.

  • Ability to take responsibility for things outside your direct control.

  • Ability and desire to work with global teams.


Educational requirements:

  • Pursuing a BS or MS inComputer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar degree


Smarter Together

  • 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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We are ready for the next century.

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 (

Sensing is what we do.

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.

Sensata devices are in systems that protect people and the environment, so what we do matters. We take pride in knowing our technologies improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day.

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