Sensata Technologies, Inc. Electrical Engineer 2019 Summer Internship in Attleboro, Massachusetts
At this moment, it is likely that you own twenty or more Sensata products. Our devices are hard at work helping to keep your home and vehicle safe, energy efficient, and environmentally sound. Sensata serves numerous industries; from automotive to aircraft to appliances to telecommunications. We are one of the world’s leading suppliers of sensors, electrical protection, and power management solutions.
Our work is "inside the black-box" at the intersection of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and business disciplines. We turn physical phenomena (e.g., pressure, temperature, acceleration, position, speed, current, humidity, etc.) into electrical signals using a wide variety of technologies and materials. Sensata specializes in “mission critical” products that must function properly (often in harsh conditions) to control essential systems related to automotive brake performance, engine emissions, solar panel safety, and refrigeration efficiency, to name a few.
Sensata Interns have the unique opportunity to work on a technical project in one of our engineering divisions. Throughout the internship experience, you will receive direct feedback from peers and managers, engage with other interns in the program, and will have multiple learning opportunities through Lunch and Learn presentations and training courses.
Internship projects vary from year to year and are based on current business needs at the time of the internship. Specific details will be provided prior to your start date.
As an Electrical Engineering intern possible responsibilities could include:
Support multiple new applications, defining use of existing ASICs and new ASIC needs.
Build and test prototype samples.
Work in teams to solve complex technical problems and support high volume production lines.
Create engineering prints and specifications.
Use computers to model device performance and visualize complex designs.
Apply statistical methods to data analysis.
Interface with customers on key design issues.
Work in teams to identify and implement the best possible solutions and support high volume production lines.
Responsible for designing, developing, modifying and evaluating electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment and other hardware systems.
Determines design approaches and parameters.
Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests and evaluates results.
Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
Successful candidates will be able to:
apply core engineering concepts to solve complex, unfamiliar, and novel problems
clearly and concisely communicate complex information to peers, managers, and customers
take initiative and think creatively
overcome obstacles and tenaciously drive to achieve goals
achieve results with teams, as a colleague and as a leader
Must be currently pursuing B.S., M.Eng., or M.S. in electrical engineering (from an accredited program)
3.0/4.0 grade point average minimum.
U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident is NOT required for this position, however proper work authorizations will be required.
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 at https://www.sensata.com/about#future
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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