Sensata Technologies, Inc. Program Manager in Changzhou, China


Project Manager controls execution of projects for new products, technologies, customers, components, suppliers and sub-suppliers according to strict deadlines and within budget by acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and stakeholders in order to deliver projects according to plan. Project Manager supports team members in defining the project’s objectives and oversees quality control throughout its life cycle.

Position description

  • Direct and oversee all projects development from beginning to end.

  • Support and direct project team members in defining project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with plant management and stakeholders.

  • Support and control definition of project success criteria and disseminates them to involved parties.

  • Set and continually manages project expectations with team members and other stakeholders.

  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.

  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.

  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear manner.

  • Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis.

  • Estimate the budget resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.

  • Track project milestones and deliverables.

  • Ensure the delivery of progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations. Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyzes results, and troubleshoot problem areas.

  • Responsible for overall maintenance of projects accompanying technical documents.

  • Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned projects.

  • Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the projects.

  • Create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.

  • Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

  • Define tactics and assign them to the subordinates to drive continuous improvement in excellence (yield, productivity, OEE, Poka-yoke, ppm and support BCS activities).

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 $3.3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 12 countries and more than 22,000 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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