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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Engineering Technician in Thousand Oaks, California

Position Summary:

The qualified candidate will be required to work in a detail oriented environment in support of Product Development Platforms for Aerospace Products. This work is conducted within the AS9100 Quality System. Experience in an Electro-mechanical or Electronics Manufacturing setting a must. Daily responsibilities will include setting up test equipment following specific work instructions, using detailed Technical Drawings and Manufacturing Instructions to perform Assembly, Calibration and Final Test Acceptance for High Reliability Electro-Mechanical Devices.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform product assembly from work instructions and Blueprints.

  • Perform complex Electrical and Mechanical tests of Transducers in a product development environment, using automated and manual test stations to ensure units perform to required specifications.

  • Analyze test results and coordinate appropriate adjustments.

  • Review all related documents.

  • Report all documentations discrepancy (Prints, Routers, Standard Time) to Project Engineer.

  • Understand processes and do a complete visual analysis of finish product to meet specification.

  • Troubleshoot rejected units to determine cause and corrective action, provide a written rejection report.

  • May conduct complex environmental and mechanical test support to assist Engineering with new product development, reliability and performance improvements.

Job Requirements:

  • A successful candidate must have/be:

  • A minimum 2 years of related experience

  • Associated degree in a technical discipline strongly preferred or applicable technical expertise. Military Veterans encouraged to apply.

  • Ability to use Micrometers, Calipers, Frequency Response Analyzer, Digital Multi-meter, Video bridge, Oscilloscope, Power supply, Function Generator, Decade box.

  • Familiar with Microsoft Office; have experience using a computer

  • Able to read, speak and understand the English language; good communication skills


Additional Details:

This position requires potential access to technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the successful candidate must be a "U.S. person" as defined in the ITAR and EAR. In order to be a U.S. person for ITAR and EAR purposes, you must: (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident (i.e., "green card holder") of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum, provided that you have applied for naturalization within six months of the date you first became eligible, and if not yet accepted, you are actively pursuing naturalization after two years from the date of your application


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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 at

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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.

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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