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Space is a part of the daily work at RUAG Space. We manufacture space products that are used in almost all satellites and rockets serving the worldwide space industry and global needs. With our products, we contribute to sustainable development for people, the earth, and its prosperity. About 140 people work at the product unit for mechanical systems in Linköping with the development and manufacture of separation systems and structures for rockets, supporting structures for satellites and control systems for sound rockets.


We are now expanding and looking for Mechanical Systems Engineers to join our team!


About the position

The Systems Engineering role is important in technically complex projects. The role acts as the overall technical leader and will facilitate the interaction between the different technical competence areas. The Systems Engineer has the overall technical responsibility to ensure that the customer needs are met. The role also takes an active part in developing our processes, methods, and tools. The Systems Engineer is not a manager position, but rather a technical leader within projects.


Your background

The role combines technical understanding with leading abilities. You should therefore have a broad engineering background and experience in leadership from relevant fields.


What we offer

A key position in a growing high technology company where you will have the possibility to combine your passion for complex technical challenges and leading people. You will be a part of a highly engaged team with the ambition to innovate space! In Linköping we have a down to earth family culture, experienced and competent personnel, and diverse management team regarding gender.


We hope we have sparked your interest in this exciting position!

We look forward to receiving your online application as soon as possible, although no later than 17th October 2021.


For questions regarding this position, please contact:

Michael Thuswaldner, Senior Manager Systems Engineering

E-mail: michael.thuswaldner@ruag.com

Phone: 013 – 482 84 27


For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact:

Sara Röjvall, HR Manager

E-mail: sara.rojvall@ruag.com

Phone: 013 – 465 87 67



Linköping, SE

Job Experience Level:  Professionals
Job Category/Job Family:  Engineering

RUAG International is a Swiss technology group focusing on the aerospace industry. Based in Zurich (Switzerland) and with production sites in 14 countries, the company is divided into four divisions: Space, Aerostructures, MRO International and Ammotec. With its strategic focus on the Aerospace business unit, the company will consist of the two divisions Aerostructures and Space in the medium term. RUAG Space is Europe's leading supplier of products used in the aerospace industry. RUAG Aerostructures is a global first-tier supplier in aircraft structure construction. RUAG International employs around 6’000 people, two thirds of whom work abroad. 

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