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Product Assurance Engineer (m/f/n) 

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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.


The Product Assurance Engineer as member of Customer Program Quality Manager Satellites/Launchers Department is responsible for the development, implementation and verification of the Product Assurance requirements among entire project life.

Product Assurance Engineer will act as main interface to the customer and the subcontractors for quality and safety topics.


Your Responsibilities

  • Develop the Product Assurance Requirements and Culture at project level, ensuring robust quality processes, cost excellence for program quality execution through collaboration with engineering, operations and supply chain
  • Act as main interface for Customer for all quality and safety topics
  • Establish Critical-to-Quality (CTQ) features in collaboration with Customer and Engineering
  • Lead NC and failure investigation whenever product requirements are violated
  • Supervise and direct Product Development and Qualification for all relevant quality aspects
  • Coordinate for all Quality matters international multi-site and cross-country programs


Your Profile

  • Relevant experience in the field of Quality and Continuous Improvement
  • Any experience in other Space companies is a plus
  • Preferred education: MSc degree in Engineering or in a similar relevant discipline
  • Knowledge of standards such as EN9100, ECSS, NASA and MIL
  • Ability to quickly understand and analyse technical products/systems and their function
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Any further language (German, French and Swedish) beyond English is a strong asset
  • Experience in the application of Quality preventive methodology (5Why, Ishikawa Fishbone…)


Your contact

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

RUAG Space | Recruiter/HR Manager: André Jolidon 


Zürich, ZH, CH

Job Experience Level:  Professionals
Job Category/Job Family:  Quality Management

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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