Sensata Technologies, Inc. Mechanization Intern in Attleboro, Massachusetts

Our engineers are involved in all phases of product development from initial identification of customer needs to high volume production implementation. Emphasis is on the use of state-of-the-art concepts, materials, and assembly technologies. This is a hands-on position for an individual who wants to see her/his ideas embodied in successful products. This project will be focused on supporting development efforts for the advancement of the unified calibration project. The scope of the work will be to work with the project lead, defining detailed hardware specifications, defining detailed software specification, hardware testing and embedded software development. This role would be supporting the SMTS STA project lead during the internship and would be mentored through the project.


As an intern you responsibilities could include:

  • Full ownership of product design and product development.

  • Performing design verification on original and/or derivative ideas using analytical and experimental methods.

  • Maintaining product documentation (drawings and specs.)

  • Preparing, testing, and debugging prototypes (assignments are hands-on).

Educational requirements: pursuing a BS or MS in Electrical/Computer Engineering

Because this position requires potential access to technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the successful candidate must be a "U.S. person" as defined in the ITAR and EAR. In order to be a U.S. person for ITAR and EAR purposes, you must: (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident (i.e., "green card holder") of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum, provided that you have applied for naturalization within six months of the date you first became eligible, and if not yet accepted, you are actively pursuing naturalization after two years from the date of your application.


Job requirements: Bachelor/Master degree candidate(Third year BS candidate minimum), ability to collaborate in a multi-disciplined development team. A strong understanding of the fundamentals of electrical/computer science engineering principles and software languages (C++, C#). We are seeking creative and innovative candidates willing to apply engineering principles in a flexible results driven environment. This position requires effective communication skills and the ability to convey complex problem solutions and justification for the approach chosen.


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.

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