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Title:  Materials Planner

Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. In this "always-on" world, we believe it is important 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 create. Our experienced 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 state-of-the-art data centers - we provide opportunities where you can innovate and create, while growing and developing your career. Come connect to your future.

Due to increased customer demand, CommScope has an open position for a Materials Planner in Suzhou, China!

This Material Planner will be an integral member of the CommScope Integrated Solutions PJM & Engineering Service Team and locate in CCS to support Global Integrated Solutions projects. Primary responsibilities include manage material planning and procurement for all PDP project builds for engineering prototype, engineering pilot and assist in NPI pilot procurement.


  • Manage material planning and procurement for all project builds for engineering prototype, engineering pilot and assist in NPI pilot procurement when it makes sense to compress schedule.
  • Secure material for all builds in work order or kit format, give priority calls to suppliers where conflicts occur, and follow up on material deliveries from suppliers.
  • Identify the Long lead time material at project early stage, assist Project manager to do the material plan accordingly.
  • Support Heliax Fiber and Integrated Solutions global design center on engineering material request through either transfer order or manual process
  • Purchase unique /new material for projects from prototype through pilot.
  • Assist NPI/ production planner to co-ordinate the materials from FA/ engineering samples/ regular orders when design is not officially done.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering.
  • Experience on new product design, material planning and procurement, setting up new material planning process is preferred
  • Experience of working with suppliers including optical/fiber components, metal components, plastic, plating, molding parts etc. is preferred.
  • Good communication skill
  • Familiar with SAP
  • Experienced with basic office tools, especially MS Excel

Why CommScope?

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 thrive with change and know the value diversity plays in bringing forth new insights and generating better solutions. Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving.

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