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Project Manager (m/f/n) 

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

  • Creation of cost estimates, plans and all offers
  • Planning and execution of development and series projects in the Programs Satellites Team
  • Coordination of all project activities, the internal and external (sub-contractor) project team; ensure the flow of information
  • Monitor of ongoing projects and regularly provide reports to the management
  • Permanent monitoring of projects risks and implementation of relevant risk mitigation actions
  • Timely delivery of the contractually agreed "deliverables" within the framework of the internal specifications and goals (costs) as well as the prescribed quality regulations
  • Claim Management
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Use of the methods and tools provided for the planning and implementation of projects


Your Profile

  • Completed technical university studies, ideally with advanced training in project management
  • Strong business knowledge, ideally in the Space industry
  • Several years of experience in managing large and complex projects (development, industrialization, technical, financial and contractual complexity)
  • Networked thinking, planning skills, assertiveness and high resilience as well as a curious and open mindset
  • Strong business and team focus combined with excellent negotiation skills
  • Very good German and English knowledge

Your contact

Did we spark your interest in this exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your online application (only direct applications).

RUAG Space | Recruiter/HR Manager: André Jolidon | 


Zürich, ZH, CH

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