Manufacturing Engineering & Spacecraft Assembly Manager

The manufacturing engineering team is now looking for a Manager to join GomSpace’s exciting journey facing the challenges of tomorrow’s satellite missions.

New position with the responsibility of development and the daily operation in a strong manufacturing team

The requirements for products, processes, test equipment and quality control are becoming more complex. The purpose of this new position is to establish a professional manufacturing engineering department including the final assembly and test of spacecrafts. The reasoning behind this is to ensure that GomSpace continuously will develop its manufacturing competencies to meet current and future customer requirements.

GomSpace gives you the opportunity to be responsible for an international oriented and dedicated team, aiming at providing exceptional Nanosatellite solutions to customers on the global market. The team is a part of the Manufacturing Engineering and Spacecraft Assembly, which includes in total 7 skilled engineers and technicians working with Manufacturing Engineering (ME), Assembly Integration and Verification (AIV) of satellites, Product Maintenance and Support.

You will be reporting to the Chief Manufacturing Officer (CMO) and will be responsible for securing that customer requirements are incorporated and implemented into all manufacturing processes. The goal is to ensure failure free production by translating design documentation into production processes and documentation.

This includes different areas of management and coordination, for instance:

  • People empowerment.
  • New product introduction.
  • Production equipment.
  • Production process.
  • Technical BID process.
  • Non-comformance (NC).
  • Production support.
  • AIV.

Your responsibilities will be on an operational level with a hands-on approach.

Experienced Manager

You hold a technical education, probably on bachelor level or similar. You have several years of experience from a similar technical and management position within the electronics industry. You have experience with production facilities, and the equipment in a production of high reliability products. Furthermore, you have a strong knowledge of production processes in an electronic production and equipment/instrument management.

As a person and manager, you are a great coordinator and a natural team player, and you enjoy working in a busy and sometimes hectic work environment. You encourage teamwork and supports your employees in creating solid and extraordinary results.

You have a proactively way of working with a quality-oriented mindset to deliver results. To add, you are organized, structured and process oriented and used to work with complex issues without losing track.

Moreover, you will be working closely together with all other departments in GomSpace, so you navigate naturally in a cross-disciplinary environment.

Through your empathy and outgoing behaviour, you communicate naturally with all levels in an organization. You speak Danish and English on a professional level.

Launch your career in GomSpace

This is your unique chance to be part of the future of high-end nano satellites setting the technical standards of tomorrow’s satellite missions. Here, are some of the opportunities you will get:

  • You will be working with the newest technologies together with a team of highly skilled, dedicated, and passionate experts, we can guarantee that you are challenged professionally every day.
  • As teamwork is essential to success in the position, we can also guarantee a team that is eager to help and support to reach the common goals of GomSpace.
  • You are offered a remuneration package that meets your qualifications and experience.

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