Sensata Technologies, Inc. Mechanical Design Engineer in Changzhou, China

Mechanical Design Enginner

Job Description

Job Description:

  • Carry out the design process of electrical protection products from concept phase to production launch.

  • Design electro-mechanical portions of electrical protection products in the major home appliance segment.

  • Modify existing product designs to meet customer requirements and to improve performance, quality, and cost.

  • Work with suppliers to understand their processes and capabilities, and how these affect our end products.

  • Support other areas, such as quality and manufacturing, to ensure successful production of existing devices.

  • Respond to internal and external customer concerns and requests in a timely manner.

  • Perform feasibility assessments and design verification using analytical and experimental methods.

  • Maintain product documentation (drawings and specifications). Prepare, test, and de-bug prototypes.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • 0-3 years’ industry experience, experience in mechanical design is preferred.

  • Good communication skills, written and verbal (Mandarin) and functional capability in English

  • Able to travel abroad for extended periods of time (up to 3 months)

  • Team player, able to work in multidisciplinary project teams

  • Knowledge of MS-Office software (Word, Windows, Excel and Outlook).

  • CAD (Solid Works) knowledge

  • Capable of setting priorities.

  • Results oriented and proactive attitude.

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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