Sensata Technologies, Inc. Product Engineer in Tijuana, Mexico

Job Description:

  • Electrical Design Engineer Position will execute electrical design and test for circuits, solid state technology systems during design and development stages.

*Will be responsible of support product design and corresponding documentation in Altium, working on a R&D structure.

  • Knowledge of electrical design methodology and practices, test equipment, and some knowledge and experience on test engineering platforms such as LabVIEW.

  • Support on generate, follow and execute testing plans according to specified conditions defined by Senior Electrical Designers, verifying circuit function working alone or with other systems.

*Participation in product development, for some aspects of electrical design projects, including prototypes evaluation and qualification, supporting the product design process and working coordinated with mechanical engineers and industrialization engineers.

  • Participation in design reviews, verification, validation and laboratory test of new and existing products and benchmarking studies.

  • Capable to participate in technical projects development, demonstrating accountability for successfully and timely completion of assigned tasks and corresponding deliverables.

  • Ability to organize and write technical testing reports from test activities assigned, proactive, application of technical lessons observed, self-learning and self-motivated.

*Performs under a high behavior for the successful and timely completion of assigned design activities, deliverables and product cost targets.

*Support on plans projects definition for cost and scheduling in electrical design area and performs necessary work to accomplish specific task/team objectives within overall cost and schedule.

*Solves clearly defined problems limited to assignment activities and use of new techniques in problem solutions by evaluates and recommends technical solutions based on standard or accepted technical practices.

*Clear and continues communication within the R&D team members and product development team members from other departments for achieve deadlines.

*Participation at industrialization and process improvement activities during every project development.

*Document, follow up and implement lessons learned and participate on adequate distribution and application.

  • Is involved in providing technical support with relevant on field job have to work with manufacturer's representatives, regional sales managers, and customers for successful sales conversion.

  • Troubleshooting system applications on customer's request, resolving other engineering issues regarding systems application.

  • Analyzing technological problems in installed application systems, checking its technical resolution and working condition, and fixing the same if required.


Experience and Requirements:

-BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

2+ years of experience in new product development process.

2+ years of experience in product electrical design.

  • Knowledge in new product development, design and optimization of printed circuit boards, hands-on laboratory experience to test, and verify the performance of new designs and systems.

  • Knowledge of Circuit Design software, Altium is preferred.

  • Knowledge of Circuit Simulation software, Altium Simulation Suit is preferred.

  • Good communication, attitude and team work skills

  • Proficiency in English (85%), knowledge of MS Office

  • Excellent communication and team work skills.

  • U.S. Visa

Desired additional qualifications:

  • PDM background.

  • Green Belt Six Sigma knowledge/training.

  • Experience with Engineering Change Orders (ECO) processes, generation of BOM structures, and New Products introduction.

  • Some experience or knowledge in LabView programs for testing.



Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice.

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Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 13 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action (AA) /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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