11 January 2017

Product Assurance Manager for Space Projects

We are looking for a Product Assurance Manager to work on quality, product and safety assurance for space and defence projects.

About us:

Our business focusses on developing and building ground test equipment for satellite testing during integration and prior to launch. The product range includes standardized off-the-shelf products as well as customized systems developed according to customer specifications. All components of the product (hardware, embedded SW and higher-level control) are developed, manufactured and tested under our control, with most activities being carried out on our premises. Our current focus is on the European market with ESA as prime, but first contracts with US customers and negotiations with Asian customers are expected to shift this focus. We are currently preparing the company to be certified according to ISO 9001:2015.


About the position:

You will be working together with our Head of Quality & Processes, taking over PA responsibility for projects. You are expected to support the project team throughout the whole lifecycle of the project from proposal to maintenance phase:

·         Contribute to individual proposals e.g. through the Quality Plan and by estimating PA efforts

·         Review project documentation, to ensure compliance to customer requirements

·         Participate in project review meetings with the customer

·         Control configuration of documents, hardware and software

·         Handle non-conformances with the customer and suppliers


Depending on your background and your preferences, you will also support

·         Production department in standardization of products and the relevant documentation

·         Process owners in defining procedures that are in-line with internal and external standards

·         QC department by establishing clear inspection points and checklists

·         Supply chain by performing supplier audits


 Experience / Skills

We are looking for a person with a profile matching most of the characteristics listed below:


Essential Technical Skills and Experience

·         University level degree in engineering, natural science, computer, electronics, or a similar discipline

·         A very good command of English - both written and spoken

·         Affinity and preferably background in QA, PA, Configuration Management, Product Safety


 It will be considered an advantage if you also have any of the following:

·         Experience in the space, automotive, energy, or defence industry

·         Knowledge of ECSS standards and ISO9001:2015

·         Knowledge of improvement methodologies and change management

·         Knowledge of safety analysis and FMECA


Personal Profile

·         Quality-conscious, with an analytical and fast learning mind

·         Good communication and team-working skills

·         Solution-oriented and persistent

·         Work independently and structured

·         A positive attitude and a good sense of humour


We offer

  • A challenging and rewarding job working with highly skilled colleagues and customers in the space industry
  • Participation in international projects in a dynamic high tech environment
  • A position within a growing company with many opportunities to develop skills and expand responsibility
  • Flexible working conditions taking into account individual constraints

The working location will be at Rovsing’s premises in Skovlunde (Copenhagen, Denmark).

Please send your application including CV and informal cover letter to



Subject: Product Assurance Manager for Space Projects

Send Your Application

Please send your motivated application including CV and copy of university diploma to the email address indicated above.

Rovsing A/S
Dyregårdsvej 2
2740 Skovlunde

Rovsing A/S is an independent Danish company, with 20 years of progressive Space systems expertise and currently expanding its operations into the Automotive Systems sectors. Our success comes from our experiences with software development, verification and validation for European space communication and transportation systems which allow for zero defect software only. Our mission is to transfer these experiences to automotive electronic systems where we have conducted successful projects with major OEM and TIER1 customers in Germany.
Rovsing A/S Headquarters is in Skovlunde, Denmark, where our main hardware development laboratories, software development environment and system integration facilities are located.


Rovsing A/S
Dyregaardsvej 2
2740 Skovlunde

Phone: +45 44 200 800
Fax: +45 44 200 801