Sensor Design Team Leader (Ref:2171089)

As the Team leader of our Sensor Design Team, you will have overall responsibility for driving our roadmap of sensor products. Management of Sensor Design Team with respect to both team activities and staff.

You will be responsible for time management of team members, and collaborate with the Design Team Manager to agree team resourcing and support personal development by giving feedback on team member performance.

Key duties will also include:

  • Generation of sensor hardware development plans in cooperation with the Sensor Design Manager and Project Leaders.
  • Driving sensor hardware deliverables against development plans.
  • Coordinating hardware development with the ASIC, Mechanical and ECU/Systems teams.
  • Formally reporting progress against project deliverables.
  • Ensuring all sensor hardware development complies with the hardware development process, incorporating DFM/DFSS principles

The successful candidate must have an Honours degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Software Engineering (or related discipline) with 5+ years’ experience in Design.

Practical experience of leading a team would be advantageous and relevant experience in other technical roles may also be considered.

Project Management experience is essential and candidates must be able to demonstrate a proven record of on-time delivery.

As this role requires you to work closely with customers and other teams within Sensata, excellent communication skills are essential.

Candidates must have working knowledge of development processes and knowledge of silicon development process.

As this role requires you to work closely with customers and other teams within Sensata Technologies, excellent communication skills are essential. This role will require a degree of foreign travel.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. As an Investor in People, Schrader is committed to the provision of training, development and promotion opportunities. A comprehensive Induction programme is also available to all our new employees.

Please note that all successful candidates must undergo a medical examination which includes a drugs test.

Schrader Electronics is an equal opportunities employer