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R&D Engineer III

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!

How You'll Help Us To Connect The World:

The R&D Engineer is responsible for developing products, leading all technical elements while maintaining performance and schedule. Some of the key tasks linked to this role include:

  • Collect business requirements and transform into concept & design
  • Understand the Consumer and Competitive Products to uncover document needs for New Product Development.
  • Build feasibility models and prototypes to validate product concepts
  • Be able to visualize concepts / designs in 3D
  • Prepare and initiate engineering design reviews and FMEA’s on assigned projects
  • Transform innovative concepts and designs into real products
  • Keep abreast of existing and new technologies that are applicable to areas of responsibility
  • Interpret regulatory guidelines and transfer this into product requirements
  • Act as a Project Team Member to lead and/or collaborate with the R&D team in development projects from the first idea to the market introduction
  • Control project resources, costs and schedule
  • Represent R&D in front of customers to analyze customer requests and requirements
  • Communicate technical status and progress to stakeholders
  • Interact with other global CommScope R&D facilities, Network with universities and other research institutes
  • Coordinating other team members in R&D
  • Collaborate with team members from other departments
  • Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent experience)
  • You WIll Excite Us If You Have:

  • Experience in product development (e.g. mechanical design or molded and sheet metal parts or engineering plastics)
  • Experience in project management / managing project teams for technical projects
  • Plastics and metals processing techniques and design rules
  • 6 sigma and LEAN development tools (would be helpful)
  • Knowledge of relevant R&D engineering tools
  • Simulation tools (e.g. FEM tools)
  • 3D CAD Creo
  • Why CommScope?

    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.

    R&D Engineer III

    CommScope, Leuven
    Research Engineer, R&D
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