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Title:  Senior Hardware Technician

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.


If you are a hardworking problem solver who loves working in a fast-paced environment, then this is an opportunity you won't want to miss!


CommScope is looking to hire a Senior Hardware Technician for our engineering team in Lisle IL


How You'll Help us Connect The World:

In this role, the incumbent will be immersed in a project driven engineering organization where under limited supervision, they will contribute to the mechanical and electrical construction, validation and verification of component, subassembly and final system assemblies of complex electronic products by employing excellent soldering skills for today’s component SMT and through hole technologies from assembly drawings and electrical schematics. In this verification and validation role, they will prepare, setup and execute electric, environmental, RF, regulatory and mechanical tests per approved and assigned test plan, follow written and verbal test instruction and retrieve test data and results in an organized and conclusive structure to facilitate engineering interpretation.


Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • High School Diploma and 5 years of experience in product development lab environment ordering stock parts and conducting design verification tests.
  • Strong soldering skills of small footprint SMT device technologies, component-level circuit analysis and fault diagnosis skills.
  • Able to read and follow schematics and assembly drawings in their final or early stages
  • Experienced in the use of test and measurement electrical and mechanical tools like force and torque gauges, multimeters, Oscilloscopes, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, environmental temperature chambers and data acquisition devices
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office products.
  • Ability to lift, move around 30- 50 pounds and in excess of 50 Lbs. with peer assistance.


You Will Excite Us If You Have:

An Associate degree in electronics Engineering technology / equivalent two-year degree. Experience with HFC and fiberoptic networks. Exposure to TCP/IP networking. User or programming level experience with NI LabVIEW and test stand and /or scripting language. Agile product structure for Bill of Materials consultations. Procurements platform experience for part ordering. Strong verbal and written communication skills and high levels of awareness and ability to receive and process sophisticated verbal instructions.


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 careers.commscope.com/eeo


It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.


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