MIS Software Engineer

Sensata Technologies

Sensata Technologies

Software Engineering
antrim bt41, uk
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Sensata Technologies is a global industrial technology company striving to create a cleaner, more efficient, electrified and connected world. Through our broad portfolio of sensors, electrical protection components and sensor-rich solutions which create valuable business insights, we help our customers address increasingly complex engineering and operating performance requirements.

We are seeking a Software Engineer for our mechanisation team based in Antrim, supporting our global manufacturing operations.

In this role you will be responsible for evaluating user and process requirements to develop functional design specifications, code, debug and test software applications which integrate with production databases and equipment.

You will also be responsible for maintaining existing software systems, designing and implementing new solutions and creating technical documentation.

This role is on a hybrid working basis and will also require some travel to our global locations.

General Responsibilities

  • Key participant in the design and development of MES production applications covering the data pipe integrating shop floor to enterprise application with systems.

  • Working on Smart Factory Solutions as part of our Industry 4.0 Strategy

  • Taking part in modifying and optimising existing systems and development of new opportunities

  • Collaborating with various internal teams and external vendors on software projects

  • Creating reporting tools for end users

  • Providing production support for existing systems and processes developed by the MIS team

  • Training end users to use new functions and systems

  • Manage database backups and recovery procedures

  • Implement database security measures to protect sensitive information

  • Must be a team player able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing tasks and demands

Experience / Qualifications

  • A university degree and 4-6 years of experience (i.e. Bachelors’ degree) or a graduate degree and 2-4 years of experience (i.e. Masters’ degree)

  • Must be a team player able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing tasks and demands

  • Strong communication skills; oral, written and presentation

  • Strong organisation, planning and time management skills to achieve results

  • Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity

  • Holds self-accountable to achieving goals and standards

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

  • Strong interpersonal & collaboration skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization including suppliers and/or external customers

  • Experience of two or more of the following T-SQ, VB.net, C#.net, ASP, ASP.net , SSMS, Rest API Creation, Agile, Cyber Security Protocols.

  • SQL server 2008R2 – 2022

  • Ability to create and deliver handover documentation and peer training/mentoring

Desirable Criteria:

  • MCSA & or MCSE in MS SQL
  • 3+ years' experience in developing MES applications.
  • Machine integration and data collection
  • Experience in data optimization and report creation
  • Proven track record of improving performance of database
  • Experience and understanding of SQL Database Migration, Restoration and Maintenance
  • Experience with data transformation and ETL (Extract Transform Load) processed.
  • Data Warehousing

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Sensata Technologies is committed to the provision of training, development and promotion opportunities.

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


  • Collaborating at Sensata means working with some of the world’s most talented people in an enriching environment that is constantly pushing towards the next best thing

  • Employees work across functions, countries and cultures gaining new perspectives through mutual respect and open communication

  • As OneSensata, we are working together to make things work together

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