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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Manufacturing Engineer in Subang Jaya, Malaysia

  • Support production in daily engineering activities.

  • Support process development for New Product Development (NPD) projects on existing processes.

  • Provide training for operators and technicians on process and equipment related knowledge.

  • Establish and maintain process documentation including work instruction / Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) / control plan / process flow / SOP.

  • Continuously improve process capability. Continuously improve process through-put, cost effectiveness and process quality as part of operation excellence (yield, productivity, Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), Poka-yoke)

  • Interface with quality team, designer and mechanization team on process and product optimization.

  • Work with global team for new line installation and qualification.

  • Drive LEAN across the various functions to meet targets/KPIs.

  • Lead LEAN tool champions and teams in projects to successful completion.

  • Facilitate, train and provide support to the respective teams engaged in continuous improvement activities.

  • Organize, track and report kaizen activities and their progress periodically.

  • Establish systems for monitoring Operations KPIs such as OEE, Hrs/K, yield, cost per unit, etc.

  • Drive cost rationalization through productivity initiatives, projects and programs to improve cost.

  • Deploy / share best practices across sites when and where applicable.

  • Work with other Lean experts in the region to implement a standard LEAN program.

  • Continuously build and drive a lean culture plant wide through ongoing assessment


General Responsibilities

  • Key participant in the development of new production processes and/or adapt existing production processes for assembly, calibration and testing

  • Define specifications for production equipment and interact with mechanization (in house) and/or equipment suppliers to ensure equipment will meet specifications

  • Key participant in global new product development project teams to enable successful launch of new products

  • Collaborate with other departments on process specifications, quality aspects, product specifications and continuity of equipment

  • Influence product designs during new product development phase to ensure economical and defect free manufacture

  • Developing new or improved manufacturing and testing processes that are necessary to achieve the performance and cost requirements of future device applications

  • Organize the arranging of sample lines and process development equipment

  • Key participant in advanced quality planning activities

  • Coordinates all functional requirements, the reviewing of designs and debugging /qualifying new high volume assembly /test equipment or tooling

  • Transferring knowledge to make site personnel

  • Support improvement projects to reduce cycle time, defects and manufacturing costs

  • Work with suppliers and contract manufacturers to ensure processes are capable, have sufficient controls in place, can meet out delivery requirements, and meet our cost targets

  • Evaluate Sensata’s and suppliers technical capabilities including tooling design, build experience, maintenance program, processes and process controls, cell automation- if required, quality control systems, and material knowledge

Experience / Qualifications

  • A college degree and 2-4 years of experience (i.e. Bachelors degree) or a graduate degree and 0-2 years of experience (i.e. Masters degree)

  • Must be a team player able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing tasks and demands

  • Strong communication skills; oral, written and presentation

  • Strong organization, planning and time management skills to achieve results

  • Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity

  • Holds self-accountable to achieving goals and standards

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

  • Strong interpersonal & collaboration skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization including suppliers and/or external customers


  • BS/MS degree or above, majoring in mechanical/electrical/electronic/materials or its equivalent.

  • Good knowledge in Lean Manufacturing, Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Design of Experiments (DOE). Six Sigma Green /Black Belt holders will be an added advantage.

  • Good understanding of Automotive PPAP / APQP / MSA requirements and Quality systems/tools.

  • Possess good interpersonal / communication skills and able to interface at international/oversea levels with good English language ability in reading and writing.


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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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.

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