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Title:  Designer V

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

CommScope is looking to bring on a Designer IV to Shakopee, MN.

General Summary

Develops and releases designs and detailed drawings of components and assemblies using CAD software.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Build Assembly Tooling and Prototype/Low Volume Injection Mold designs and solutions to support Research & Development Projects.
  • Models product components and assemblies in CAD software following company practice.
  • Handles CAD file versions in the CAD database.
  • Requests builds of new designs using relevant methods and suppliers.
  • Collaborates with Manufacturing Process Development to evaluate form, fit, and function of Assembly Tooling.
  • Documents Assembly Tooling and Injection Mold designs in drawings and bills of materials per standards and specifications. May also add detailed dimensions to drawings.
  • Collaborates with Design Engineering on Injection Molds to assure materials and designs are meeting relevant specifications.
  • Collaborates with Manufacturing Process Development to assure components and assemblies are manufacturable.
  • Initiates release of drawings and Tooling/Injection Mold information into the MRP system
  • Department
  • Develop a high level of proficiency in corporate, business unit, and department quality management system documentation.
  • Develop a high level of proficiency in relevant industry standards for fiber optic products.
  • Develop a high level of proficiency in CAD software capabilities.
  • Develop a high level of proficiency in fiber optic products and applications.
  • Develop a high level of proficiency in design practices for the range of parts and assemblies.
  • Participate in or help develop process improvement efforts and group training.

Skills required

  • Experience with MCAD software and database management
  • Experience with prototyping and manufacturing methods
  • Familiarity with ERP systems and Bill of Material structure
  • Familiarity with drawing and tolerance standards
  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative team based environment

Helpful Skills/Experience

  • Knowledge of CREO CAD software
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Knowledge of sheet metal or plastics design and manufacturing techniques
  • Experience with the product development process in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with fiber optic products

Associate’s in related curriculum such as CAD w/ 10+ Years of Related Experience


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 groundbreaking 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 forward-thinking, hard-working, and caring people who strive to build 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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