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Title:  Mechanical Engineer

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 Mechanical Engineer in Suzhou, China!


The primary responsibility of this position will be to support new product development. This includes, but is not limited to the following:

Project Team

  • Participate in multiple product development and cost reduction team efforts. Meets projects targets and schedules.
  • Create documents of product requirements based on industry standards.
  • Create innovative designs of new components and assemblies.
  • Create documents to support the release of new and modified products. Clearly and concisely documents own work.
  • Support the optical and mechanical testing of fiber optic products.
  • Work with Manufacturing on process development and introductions of new products into Manufacturing.
  • Perform data analysis and evaluation. Structures and solves diverse range of complex problems with assistance from supervisors.
  • Project Manage activities related to self and others.
  • Perform failure analysis.
  • Write test reports documenting the results of testing.
  • Review and approve product design and engineering change documentation for conformance to company, customer, agency and industry specifications and standards.
  • Understanding of competitive products and IP position.
  • Generate Record of Inventions for innovations and pursue intellectual property protection.
  • Ability to deliver technical improvements to existing products/processes/services where feasible resulting in cost reductions or quality improvement.
  • Actively contributes to codified knowledge base within CommScope.
  • Contributes to multiple project level technology and product decisions!


  • Thorough knowledge/experience with corporate, business unit and quality management system documentation.
  • Thorough knowledge /experience with relevant industry standards for fiber optic products
  • Thorough knowledge /experience with the range of lab test equipment or equivalent.
  • Thorough knowledge /experience with fiber optic products and technical principals or equivalent.
  • Thorough knowledge /experience with engineering tools such as LEAN and/or 6-sigma, DMAIC or other improvement process, DoE, FMEA, MSA, uncertainty.
  • Possibility for travel potentially to international locations.
  • Position has growth potential per engineering technical ladder with four additional engineering titles each with increasing responsibilities.
  • Collaboration with current staff which includes other engineers and technicians in team oriented environment.
  • Recognized for technical contributions by engineering peers!


  • Include demonstrated competencies and physical, mental, & interpersonal skills.
  • Solid communication skills including excellent writing skills.
  • Strong computer skills preferably with programming experience.
  • Skilled at planning and ability to pay attention to details.
  • Ability to effectively work within a team environment.
  • Understanding of design for manufacturing.
  • Ability to deliver technical improvements to existing products/processes/services.

Strongly Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with design & test of fiber optic connectors, cable assemblies, and closures
  • Familiar with International and Domestic standards (TIA-EIA-568B, GR-326, IEC-61753, etc)
  • Hardened product design experience, exposure to harsh environmental and mechanical stresses
  • SolidWorks experience
  • General knowledge of wireless communication 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 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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