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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Mechanical Design Engineer, RADAR in Attleboro, Massachusetts

Sensata is innovating new sensing solutions for autonomous vehicles and machines. Together with leading global customers, we are developing next generation sensing technologies and products that significantly improve the safety, performance, reliability and costs of autonomous systems - and the next generation of vehicles and machines that use them. Sensata is currently looking for a passionate and talented engineer to work with our team on evaluating new technology and applications for Sensata. This engineer will research, design and implement concepts to evaluate novel and disruptive solutions that will contribute to the technology roadmap for the company.

The Mechanical Design Engineer works individually, with a local team or global engineering team on product design which satisfy customer specifications. This process includes design, product validation, completing documentation and executing launch items for production. Complete all related drawings, documentations (including DFMEA) and release in internal systems.



  • Support NPD Design projects

  • Perform design verification on original and/or derivative design ideas using analytical and experimental methods e.g. FEA & FMEA

  • Development testing, engineering analysis, qualification testing, production launch

  • Resolves problems through the use of engineering fundamentals. Executes Design/Process Validation (DV/PV) testing

  • Complete Failure Analysis investigations and engineering evaluations

  • Maintain product documentation (drawings and specifications) and lessons learned

  • Interacts with customers to solicit product specifications requirements, schedule expectations and budget

  • Learning about in-house and supplier manufacturing technologies

  • Become familiar with customer systems where our parts are used

  • Present status reports during Design Reviews to senior leaders which highlight content of design, gaps, next steps and areas for discussion.

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.

  • Proficient user of CAD/3D solid modeling tools Solid Works preferred

  • Strong understanding of mechanical engineering principles, materials, mechanics, fluid, thermo and heat transfer

  • Basic knowledge of basic electrical circuits, microelectronic assembly, statistical methods, process control fundamentals and product test processes

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic understanding of RF circuits, system design, and wave propagation

  • Experience with antenna design for radar or communication systems

  • Experience designing heatsinks or thermal management components

  • Experience with CAN, Ethernet, SPI, and UART protocols

  • Experience designing sensors for automotive, construction, or agricultural applications

  • Experience with Matlab, C++, and Python programming languages



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

If you are an individual who requires a reasonable accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which you applied, please make a request to the recruiter or contact .

NOTE: If you are a current Sensata employee (or one of our Affiliates), please back out of this application and log into Workday via the Company Intranet to apply directly. Type FIND JOBS in the Workday search bar.

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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 (

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.

If you are an individual who requires a reasonable accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which you applied, please make a request to the recruiter or contact

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata Technologies, Inc. (US) is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

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  • Sensata Technologies, Inc. (US) participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters (

Diversity Statement

We are dedicated to ensuring our employees feel a sense of belonging ( and respect every day. We believe that every individual has unique insights that others can learn from. Working at Sensata means you can bring your whole self to the table. Our goal is to achieve fair representation of women, minorities, veterans, people with disabilities, and all types of diversity among all levels in our organization.