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Title:  R&D Quality Engineer (Network Cable)

Technology is reshaping the way we live! Learn and thrive. In this "always-on" world, we believe it is meaningful to have a genuine connection with the work you do. The epicenter of this transformation is powered by the world's most sophisticated networks - the connectivity we create. Our experienced employees are rethinking the purpose, role, and use of our networks across the globe; to increase bandwidth, expand capacity, improve efficiency, speed deployment, and simplify migration.


We are looking for an R&D Quality Engineer - Network Cable to provide global quality support to the Network Cable business unit.  Using your quality, technical and interpersonal skills you will support the New Product development projects within Cables and Connectors and the strategic projects on the expansion of manufacturing capacity.


Based in Brno - Czech Republic; reporting to the Manager in Belgium, the job sits within a Global team with the opportunity to partner with colleagues, functions, and teams worldwide!


How You'll Help us Connect The World

You will be a key member of Commscope, providing engineering support to the quality assurance program through quality systems analysis, supplier development, test development, improvement, and increasing process knowledge.


Working closely with R&D, Manufacturing, PLM, Project management and Sales team members building strong relationships by fostering open communication, respect, trust and performing the following:


  • Product Development Process – oversight, compliance auditing, leading process improvements.
  • Develop & Implement Project Quality Control Plans or update existing plans for sellable products. Establish targets and requirements, track metrics
  • Ensure that In-house Part Qualifications, First Article Inspections, and Supplier Qualifications are coordinated.
  • DFMEA: drive DFMEA execution and ensure valid corrective actions on high RPN items.
  • Support site teams on capacity expansion programs (lines transfers or installation and qualification of new process lines)

On top of this, expectations for this challenge include investigate and resolve quality complaints that require engineering quality support as well as quality issues that arise during Product Development. For products made by multiple suppliers/factories, ensure all sites are included in corrective action communications.


This role is fast-paced with opportunities for growth supporting the development of products from concept generation through post-market analysis, having the unique opportunity to realize the entire product lifecycle.


Required Qualifications for Consideration


  • 4+ years of experience with a Bachelor’s Engineering degree preferably in industry-specific Electro-mechanical design/testing devices.
  • Proven working knowledge of statistical analysis and process improvement techniques such as MSA, 8D, 5 Why, hypothesis testing, SPC, design of experiments, FMEA, and ISO 9001 quality systems requirements.
  • Experience in engineering validation, testing, and debugging.
  • Excellent level of English with strong verbal and written communications skills, interpersonal skills, and problem-solving.


You Will Excite Us If You Have


  • Previous manufacturing experience.
  • Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification and Minitab capability highly desired
  • Proficiency in other European languages.


What happens after you apply?

Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire  


Why CommScope

CommScope is pushing the boundaries of communications technology. For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating 5G, private networks and Gigabit speeds everywhere – we're always anticipating what’s next. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity, Cloud and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit https://careers.commscope.com/eeo.

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