CommScope, Inc. Product Development Engineer in Kessel-Lo, Belgium

The Product Development Engineer develops products managing all technical elements while maintaining performance and schedule by:

  • Collecting business requirements and transform into concept & design

  • Understanding the Consumer and Competitive Products to uncover unmet needs for New Product Development.

  • Creating feasibility models and prototypes to validate product concepts

  • Being able to visualize concepts / designs in 3D

  • Transforming innovative concepts and designs into real products

  • Preparing and initiating engineering design reviews and FMEA’s on assigned projects

  • Supporting the project teams with FEM analysis and design improvement proposals

  • Keeping abreast of existing and new technologies that are applicable to areas of responsibility

  • Interpreting regulatory guidelines and transfer this into product requirements

  • Identifying IP opportunities and initiate filing process

  • Cooperating with team members of other departments

Skills/Knowledge

  • Bachelor of Sc. in product design, mechanical engineering or aerospace engineering

  • Min 3 years of experience in product development (mechanical design) of injection molded and sheet metal parts

  • Knowledge of plastics and metal processing techniques and design rules

  • 3D CAD Creo (preferred) or other packages such as SolidWorks

  • In dept knowledge of FEM analysis and other relevant simulation tools (moldflow, …)

  • Fluent in English (read, write, speak)

  • Problem solving, Hands-on, Result-oriented, Creative, Excellent team player, Good communication skills, Energizing, Open minded, Intercultural Awareness

  • Experience in project management / managing project teams for technical projects (is a plus)

  • Technical knowledge of products within the business unit (is a plus)

  • 6 sigma and LEAN development tools (is a plus)

  • Willing to travel 10%

Location: Kessel-Lo, Belgium