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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Software System Engineer in Subang Jaya, Malaysia


  • Full Lifecycle application development.

  • Designing, coding and debugging applications in various software languages.

  • Software analysis, code analysis, requirements analysis, software review, identification of code metrics, system risk analysis, software reliability analysis.

  • Object-oriented Design and Analysis (OOA and OOD).

  • Software simulation.

  • Front end and graphical user interface design.

  • Automation, performance tuning and improvement.

  • Support, maintain and document software functionality.

  • Software integration with existing systems.

  • Evaluate and identify new method and technology to be implemented to existing systems.

  • Project Planning.

  • Maintain standard and compliance.

  • Implement globalization of software if involving two or more sites.

  • Hands on knowledge using OPCUA, Automated Optical Inspection System, Servo motion control, Serial and filed bus communications.

  • Knowledge of embedded systems based on various custom/COTS ASICs and related protocol interfaces (LIN, SENT, MUST, FMUST, One Wire, etc.)

  • Shares expertise and advises others in development of features across the service.

  • Ensure appropriate, accurate, up-to-date technical documentation is available for systems and logic


General Responsibilities

  • Key participant in the development of end-user tools for data analysis, reporting and work flow processes with database communication

  • Collaborate on analyzing the existing software and improving the processes

  • Organize the Design and Test Lab departments on requirements of new functionality

  • Key participant in integration of in-house software for our test equipment

  • Taking part in on-site software debugging, machines further adaptation and optimization

Experience / Qualifications

  • A university 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 computer science, computer engineering, IT or its equivalent.

  • Excellent knowledge of programming language and operating system such as in building core C++ /C# (e.g console, Win32 API and MFC) and Beckhoff application. Experience with database environment (preferable SQL), OO design and development. Knowledgeable about web-based architectures and technologies (.NET FRAMEWORK) is an advantage.

    1. Windows Platform
    1. C, C++, Visual C++, C#
    1. Beckhoff /Twincat
    1. .NET
    1. ASP, HTML, Javascript
    1. SQL Server 2008
    1. PLC programming (added advantage)
  • Ability to quickly ramp up on the new or latest technologies

  • Knowledge and experience in Factory Automation industry an advantage.

  • Robotic program knowledge is an advantage

  • Ability work under pressure, creative in solving complex technical (software) problems with analytical mind and provide appropriate and accurate solutions.

  • Motivated self-starter, strong team player that able to work independently as well as in a group to complete the assigned project within given deadlines

  • Willing to travel and also support in odd hours request

  • 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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