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Title:  Engineer, Should Cost

Req ID:  74084

Juarez Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico

In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.

Should Cost Engineer


In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s crucial to have a genuine connection with the work you do.

Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. In this "always-on" world, we believe it is significant 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 build. Our authority 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. From sports arenas to innovative data centers - we provide opportunities where you can innovate and build, while growing and developing your career. Come connect to your future.

Due to continuous growth, we are looking for a Should Cost Engineer to join our Juarez, Mexico team.

How You'll Help Us Connect the World

  • Update Should Cost database with market specific information such as current material cost.
  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the metal, plastic and cable assemble cost model.
  • Analyze the global category spend and identify savings opportunities based on the part’s Should Cost versus the current price.
  • Work in conjunction with business units, engineering, and category management to identify new cost savings opportunities.
  • Develop category specific should cost models in support of NPI and Category management’s negotiations with the supply base.
  • Support the Procurement group’s negotiations using Should Cost tools as a technical authority and join the negotiations.
  • Work on Value Engineering play-test, proposals and implementation actions, provide the timely execution of costing requests.
  • Liaison and collaborate with the various business functions for above responsibilities.

Required Qualifications for Consideration

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronic/Mechanical/Industrial engineering
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the fields of metal and plastic molding is helpful.
  • Very strong analytical skills coupled with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Strong digital literacy in MS Office tools and ERP systems.
  • English: Proficient
  • Can work flex hours for meetings with teams in North America, Europe, and Asia

You Will Excite Us if you Have

  • Experience in Procurement, Materials/Purchasing or Coordinated Supply Chain business processes is a plus
  • Prior familiarity with Should Costing Software and CAD is a plus


Why CommScope:

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. 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. 

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at

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