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Design Engineer (m/f/d) 

Let's exceed the expected!

RUAG Space is part of RUAG International. The company focuses on the aerospace industry and employs around 6’000 employees. RUAG Space is the leading supplier of products for the space industry in Europe. Three product groups, six countries, one team: Electronics, Spacecraft and Launchers are part of our product portfolio. In addition to Switzerland - which is RUAG Space's headquarters - we are also represented in Sweden, Austria, Finland, Germany and the USA. We develop, produce and test subsystems and equipment for use in space. Experience, outstanding reliability, customer focus and a comprehensive, clearly structured product portfolio all make RUAG Space the partner of choice for manufacturers of satellites and launchers across the globe. We set trends and stand for innovation - embodied by numerous projects in the production of individual and sophisticated structures, mechanisms and launch vehicles.


Your Responsibilities

  • From customer specification, develop & design compliant, robust, and cost-efficient technical solutions in close collaboration with the Engineers
  • Design of the 3D models and 2D drawings (Assembly drawing, I/F drawing, wiring diagram, parts, PCB) 
  • Electrical design
  • Create manufacturing files (STEP IGES, DXF, Gerber file…)
  • Elaboration of the BoM (parts list)
  • Elaborate technical documentation such as: assembly instructions, manufacturing report (dimensions control list for specific parts), flowcharts, evolution descriptive
  • Update Manufacturing files according to product evolutions
  • Able to exchange with suppliers on technical topics
  • Respect the project milestones
  • Design concept for M&S proposals


Your Profile

  • CFC Industrial designer in mechanic with at least 3-5 years’ experience or Technician ES in genie mechanic design oriented or Mechanical Engineer (HES) or equivalent
  • Relevant experience in electro mechanic design (applications, for example aerospace, vacuum, scientific instruments, military industries, MedTech, …)
  • Good knowledge in PTC pro-Engineer software and PLM as an asset.
  • Experience in Slipring design would be an asset
  • Any specialist expertise is welcome (Foundry, sheet metal work, welding …)


We offer

  • An international environment with over 60 nationalities
  • 40h/week with at least 5 weeks of vacation and two weeks of paid paternity leave
  • An unique opportunity to work directly on high-tech products that will fly into space
  • We live a hands-on mentality and take suggestions for improvement seriously
  • A highly specialized and motivated team with a lot of know-how in the space industry


How to apply?
Have we sparked your interest in new career horizons? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. Only direct applications are accepted. RUAG Space | https://www.ruag.com/en/meet-us

Disclaimer: RUAG International is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 


Nyon, VD, CH

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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