Share this Job
Apply now »

Data Administrator 

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.


This full-time 6 month temporary position with support our Manufacturing Engineering department with documentation inputs.


Main Tasks:
•    Responsible for the creation, update, and release of Manufacturing Engineering related work documentation, procedures, and processes
•    Work in conjunction with the responsible Manufacturing Engineer to identify open Manufacturing Engineering documentation issues and resolve to support production throughput
•    Create a standard work template and standard content for Manufacturing Work Instructions and roll out across the Decatur, AL portfolio. Track and monitor with a burn down plan.
•    Support the Manager, Manufacturing Engineering in the definition and creation of an electronic Manufacturing Engineering dashboard that tracks relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
•    Develop and maintain Manufacturing Engineering databases for all Manufacturing Engineering processes and procedures
•    Create standard on-boarding and training documents for the Manufacturing Engineering department
•    Support the development of Quality documentation as required by the business


Requirements/Skill Sets:
•    Basic knowledge in ERP systems and with MS-Office applications
•    Experience with the change and configuration management of traceable documents
•    Ability to travel between Huntsville, AL and Decatur, AL as needed

•    Extensive experience with SAP
•    Extensive Configuration management experience
•    Manufacturing facility experience or familiarity 


RUAG Space USA must comply with federal vaccine mandates, therefore all employees must be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or have a reasonable accommodation approved prior to starting work.


Security Clearance / International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR) This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). Therefore, all applicants must be U.S. Persons as defined in ITAR 120.15 (e.g., U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or protected individual. Also see 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) and 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) for additional information).

RUAG Space USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other categories protected by law.

Did we spark your interest in this exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your online application



Trinity, AL, US

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

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. 

Nearest Major Market: Decatur

Apply now »