Sensata Technologies, Inc. Global Project Engineer in Hengelo, Netherlands

Sensata is seeking a Global Project Engineer to support expansion of Independent Aftermarket (IAM) business outside of Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) applications. Working closely alongside a global and cross-functional team, this role will refine, standardize, and manage the end-to-end process of New Product Development (NPD) for Aftermarket (AFM). Key responsibilities are captured below


Project Engineer / PMT

  • Support Core Aftermarket (Sensata products outside of TPMS) expansion, including growth within established categories and introduction of new categories

  • Quickly and accurately launch Aftermarket items in line with business priorities and customer needs, with a focus on Vehicles In Operation / Sensors In Operation (VIO / SIO) coverage to maximize Sensata’s share of Global Independent Aftermarket (IAM) replacement demand

  • Review production part information (BOMs, Drawings) and understand current or previous Change Management programs to identify the required end product for AFM

  • Identify and collaborate with key cross-functional team members, including Design Engineering, Manufacturing, Process Engineering, and PMT to execute introduction of items through an AFM-appropriate New Product Development (NPD) process

  • Refine and standardize the New Product Development (NPD) process for Core Aftermarket, and lead process alignment across global Make sites

  • Assess opportunities to and create framework for selling excess / obsolete items into AFM channels

  • Identify and lead efficiency and productivity improvement projects such as SKU consolidation / rationalization for inventory optimization and Aftermarket-focused sourcing to reduce required labor content

Customer Interface / Inquiries

  • Serve as Core Aftermarket lead for customer requests and inquiries, including samples, compatibility, technical characteristics, and other support as needed

Key Deliverables

  • Coverage of Vehicles In Operation / Sensors In Operation (VIO / SIO)

Personnel Skills

  • Customer focused

  • Forward thinking

  • Self-motivated

  • Problem solver

  • Excellent verbal and written English



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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