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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Payroll Specialist in Tijuana, Mexico

Responsible to ensure that Payroll system data base and HR Global System Workday data base contain the most updated current, by audits that results on identification of differences, that need to be follow and adjust in the system that requires.

Also support month end activities for the department.


Day-to-day operations/direct responsibilities:


  • Ensure that the promotion process it’s trigger properly in Workday

  • Ensure that salary change process it’s trigger properly in Workday

  • Identify promotions that have been fully approved, then send them for record in payroll system

  • Ensure that transactions notify in Workday Inbox are approved accordingly

  • Create a template for promotions for Direct Employees

  • Ensure that template is send to Comp & Benefits for mass upload into Workday

  • Keep updated Organization assignments in Workday

  • Ensure that supervisors are updated in Workday, if necessary open a ticket to create a supervisor profile for Workday

  • Hires for contingent workers, in Workday

  • Set-up in partnership with the IT, automated reports from payroll system (Modulo TRESS email)


  • Ensure that payroll system and Workday have updated information, thru audits

  • After Audit process, identify differences and prepare document to ensure that updates are made accordingly

  • Ensure that step ladder salaries are up to date in Workday, thru preparation of template for mass upload to Workday

  • Sent template to comp & Benefits for mass upload


  • Create Journal Entries base on the USA payroll reports sent by USA Payroll department

  • Sent the Journal entries to COE GL for posting


  • Create Journal entry base on UK payroll reports send by UK Payroll Department

  • Create Accrual Journal entries for CST USA companies:

  • Health insurance

  • Vacation Accrual

  • Salary Month End Accrual

  • Hypo Tax Calculation

  • Create journal entry for Mexican entity 60:

  • Vacation Accrual

  • Christmas Bonus Accrual

  • State Tax for Vacation and Christmas Bonus Reversible Accrual

  • Payroll reports

  • Taxable and Non-Taxable Income

  • Gather information, Prepare and send Highlights (on the 25th/Internally on the 21st.)

  • Gather information, Prepare and send KPI’S (within the 5 first days of the month)


  • Mercer terminations reports for actuarial calculations


  • Bachelor’s degree or above, Business Administration, Finance, HR or other equivalent or comparable.

  • Above 1 year of working experience on Maquila company

  • Basic Knowledge in accounting

  • Knowledgeable in TRESS system (Preferable)

  • Knowledgeable in Workday (Preferable)

  • Strong conceptual and analytical thinking ability.

  • Computer skills in MS office Excel (Mid-Advance Level -Ref: Pivot Table)

  • Highly motivated, customer focused, well organized and attention to detail.

  • Desire to learn and advance in a fast-paced organization.

  • Strong team player, Willing to take challenges

  • Strong sense of business ethics including the ability to appropriately handle confidential information.

Good English language ability in reading, writing and speaking. (mid-Advance level)


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 at

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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