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Title:  Mechanical Engineer - R&D

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



Your technology career - reimagined here! Are you passionate about creating industry-leading products and taking them from concepts through completion? If so, this may be an opportunity you are looking for!


CommScope is hiring an R&D Mechanical Engineer at our Kessel Lo, Belgium location with the opportunity to collaborate with the manufacturing team on process development and introductions of new products.



How You'll Help us Connect The World



As a part of our Building Connectivity Infrastructure R&D engineering team, you will be instrumental in developing mechanical apparatus for fiber optic and copper telecommunication products to support high-speed networks of the future. The role involves utilizing design skills to build solutions that solve customer problems, are reliable, minimizes costs, and are easy to manufacture. More specifically, this involves participating in multiple product development and cost reduction team projects and meet project targets.


This role is instrumental in project managing specific elements plans, detailing product requirements based on industry standards, and build clear and concise documentation to promote the release of new and modified products.


We would encourage you to independently analyze and seek well-defined problems with little direction/supervision to support the optical and mechanical testing of fiber optic products.


Challenges for this role include delivering technical improvements to existing products/processes/services where feasible resulting in cost reductions or quality improvement with a positive contribution to the knowledge base within CommScope and cooperate with the Field Application Engineering to assure that products are usable by the customer in an application setting. Participate in process improvement efforts and group training.



Required Qualifications for Consideration:



  • Engineering University Degree – Mechanical, Product Design
  • Knowledge of relevant R&D engineering tools: 3D CAD Creo (preferred), Keyshot, or other packages.
  • Design knowledge of plastics and metals processing techniques and design rules.
  • Good level of English, written and spoken.


You Will Excite Us If You Have:



  • Project Management experience.
  • Knowledge/experience with engineering tools such as LEAN and/or 6-sigma, DMAIC or other improvement processes, DoE, FMEA, MSA, uncertainty.
  • Experience in designing fiber optic and/or Ethernet products used in Enterprise and Carrier markets per international and Domestic standards (ISO, IEC, TIA 568, GR-326, Telcordia, IEEE, etc.)
  • Dutch speaker.


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 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 talentacquisition@commscope.com. You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at careers.commscope.com/eeo

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