Sensata Technologies, Inc. Project Manager in Almelo, Netherlands

We are looking for a strong and enthusiastic Project Manager who will be responsible for planning, organization and flawless execution of projects, delivering an important contribution to the success of our Industrial Solutions business.

The Project Manager is the link between all disciplines involved in projects and is able to manage technical and commercial topics. Visiting (European) customers on regular basis is an essential part of the job (25%). For this position we are looking for candidates who have a technical background and project management experience in high-tech development organization.

  • Organization, planning and leading international project teams.

  • Execution of projects within given time limits and budget constraints.

  • Providing periodical status updates.

  • Set up proposals for additional (organizational) actions to department management to prevent possible delay in execution of plans.


  • BA or MA education level, technical or commercial background with strong preference for a technical environment.

  • Minimum of 3 years of project and/or product management experience in a high-technology environment

  • PMI certificate and/or good knowledge of project management methods

  • Experience with project management in a multidisciplinary environment

  • Knowledge of Microsoft projects software

  • Experience in the area of automotive quality systems can be an advantage

  • Excellent knowledge of English language, preferably also Dutch and German.


  • Leadership qualities/ managing people

  • Result-oriented

  • Planning / organizing

  • Stress tolerance

  • Self-starter

  • Customer orientation

  • Sensitivity

  • Strong analytical power and judgment skills

  • Convincing personality

  • Team player

  • Able to bridge differences in a multicultural international environment

  • Strong communication skills

Sensata Technologies is a global key player in the automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine markets. This role is an excellent opportunity to join an international dynamic organization. There are excellent prospects to develop further.

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.

NOTE: If you are a current Sensata employee (or one of our Affiliates), please back out of this application and log into Workday via the Company Intranet to apply directly. Type FIND JOBS in the Workday search bar.

Requisition ID: IRC26835