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Title:  Principal Systems Engineer

CommScope is a global innovator in broadband technology. Our team collaborates with leading Service and Content Providers to build entertainment and communication solutions that are personalized and mobile. At CommScope, we are constantly redefining connectivity to power a smarter, simpler, more connected world. CommScope customers include service providers (cable, broadband, telco, satellite), commercial verticals, small enterprises, and the people they serve. We win when our customers win…and that drives everything we do! As well as Saltaire, West Yorkshire, this position may also be based out of Paris, France or Linkoping, Sweden.


How You’ll Help Us Connect The World

The Principal Systems Engineer will work across all fields involved in creating a working system including both software and hardware providing overall leadership, direction and motivation for engineering teams working on developments at hand. They understand how products fit within the customer’s technical ecosystem and provides technical leadership plus they work directly with customers and PLMs on receiving and refining new feature requests.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Works across all Home Networks projects, supporting project and customer facing teams
  • Owns and co-ordinates the technical requirements, for both internal and external use, across platforms, products and tools.
  • Assist Programme Management with co-ordination of project and development issues.
  • Assist in definition and promotion of CommScope defined quality standards for engineering
  • Provide maintenance support for existing products to ensure timely rectification of problems
  • Develop, review and support SW and HW designs.
  • Ensure accurate tests, debug and verification of designs prior to release as requested
  • Contribute and adhere to disciplines, process and tools in line with CommScope product development process
  • Lead and contribute to, formal design and project reviews

  • Liaise at high level with customers, suppliers and partners
  • Primary technical contact to customers during product testing and launch.
  • Internal and external relationships

  • Should be approachable and an excellent communicator on both technical and non-technical matters with the ability to communicate with all levels both internal and external to the Company.
  • Fully capable of working independently or as an integral member of a team and to supervise the work of other engineers as appropriate.


Required Qualifications

Qualified to degree level or higher in a relevant subject (or equivalent professional experience)


You Will Excite Us If You Have

  • Significant number of year’s commercial development experience within the consumer electronics industry
  • Extensive knowledge of Broadband and Wireless technologies.
  • Knowledge of hardware and software design, tools, practices and processes
  • Experience in performing analysis of customer and market inputs and generating comprehensive, detailed product and feature requirements specifications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present and effectively communicate technical information
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).


Personal Skills

  • Personal ambition to operate at the leading edge of Technology
  • Constantly seeks advancement

  • Proactive in getting involved in upcoming projects
  • Consistently seeks to reduce cost, enhance performance, whilst still meeting delivery and budget expectations
  • Builds effective relationships at all levels, both internally & externally


Why CommScope?

It’s not very often you get a chance to connect with something extraordinary.

In this “always-on” world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do. Driven by a collective sense of integrity, we are on a quest to ensure our lives, homes, and businesses are empowered by the world’s most advanced networks.

Our dynamic work environment attracts forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to build what’s next. We provide our employees with opportunities where they can innovate and build while growing and developing their careers. We grow with change and know the value diversity plays in bringing forth new insights and generating better solutions.

Here, you will find a collaborative culture that encourages authenticity and champions inclusiveness. Come connect to your future.

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

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