Operations - Junior Business Operations Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich

Your mission
The operations team is currently looking for a Junior Business Operations Engineer to support the areas ​of ​general operations as well as procurement and business tolls. ​For the procurement of the various parts and ​equipment, you will be part of the operations team and contribute to the setup of the supply chain for ​The Exploration Company. You will support interacting with the suppliers and flowing down of ​specifications.

  • Own the design, development and implementation of solutions closely with stakeholders such as procurement as well as business and internal digital teams.
  • Identification of tool needs from the whole company and performing of a tradeoff for tools to be used (e.g. PLM, schedule, procurement, etc.).
  • Assist in creating a strategy for an integrated landscape of financial and operations tools.
  • Support the monthly accounting and reimbursement of expenses.
  • Support the COO and procurement team.
  • To actively identify/mitigate risks in the supply chain and all operations areas.

You will perform your duties principally at the Company's premises in Munich and may be required to travel from time to time to our company’s premises in Bordeaux in the course of your duties.
Your profile
Qualifications / Skills
  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Business Administration, or similar
  • Ability to prioritize in view of the product roadmap
  • Basic skills to work with risk management practices
  • Knowledge in purchasing processes combined with a delivery mindset
Skills and Behaviours
  • Ability to work equally well unsupervised or as part of a team
  • Strong organizing and prioritization of tasks
  • Positive and flexible attitude to get the job done
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the business
  • Willingness to dive into unknown areas
  • Demonstrates behaviours consistent with The Exploration Company’s core values of Commitment, Innovation, Trust, Quality and Teamwork
Why us?
Our mission
At The Exploration Company, we are democratizing space exploration i.e., by making it affordable, available, and open. Our high-impact team is driven by competence, impact, and efficiency. We are doers, team players, and problem solvers.  Our culture is driven by technology, learning by doing, and passion for what we do.

Why you should join us
What makes us special here at The Exploration Company and why we think you will enjoy working here is:
●      We’re Agile - we make decisions fast whilst keeping our goals and systems in mind.
●      We’re Open and Collaborative - we are transparent about risks and obstacles, so that we can cooperate together to overcome them.
●      We have a lot of Fun - we refuel our energy knowing we are democracing space. It’s a wonderful and rare opportunity, are YOU up for the challenge?
About us
The Exploration Company develops, produces and operates Nyx, a modular and reusable orbital vehicle that can eventually be refuelled in orbit, and which carries cargo - and potentially humans in the longer run.

Your application!
We appreciate your interest in The ​Exploration Company. Please fill in the following short form. Should you have any difficulties in uploading your files, please contact us by mail at ​career@exploration.space.

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