RUAG Space USA Design Engineer in Decatur, Alabama

Design EngineerDecatur, AL

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RUAG Space is part of the international RUAG group which is active in the fields of Aerospace and Defence and employs more than 9,000 employees worldwide. We are Europe's largest, independent supplier to the aerospace industry. In Switzerland, Sweden, Austria, Finland, Germany and in the USA we develop, produce and test subsystems and components for Space applications. Heritage, flexibility and outstanding reliability make RUAG Space the partner of choice for producers of satellites and the launch services industry all over the world.

The Design Engineer must perform design tasks within product development activities on the SLS contract

Your responsibilities

  • Work on product structure, detail modeling, engineering drawings

  • Maintain mass budget

  • Assist design detail and assembly layout

  • Perform design studies of detail parts

  • Support design trade studies

  • Handle different design tasks

  • Participate to internal and external meetings and reviews

  • Prepare design presentations for different design reviews

Education & Experience

  • B.S. in Engineering

  • 5+ Years of relevant industry experience

  • Proficiency with CATIA V5 CAD system

  • Familiar with standard aerospace structural design practices

  • Experience in joint design and different fastener usages

  • Familiar with metallic and composite applications

  • Problem solving skills

  • Good communication and cooperation

  • Organization skills

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.