Manufacturing Data Administrator

Auckland, New Zealand, Rocket Lab [3155077]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab. Our team is 500 people strong and we’re adding to it every week. Collaboration is at our core – every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action oriented.


The Manufacturing Data Administrator is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the Master Data related to the Manufacturing bill of materials. The master data is extremely critical to the industrial operations of Rocket Lab Production and to be effective, the Manufacturing Data Administrator must learn the launch vehicle by understanding the systems and components that it takes to build them and how they are configured for a project specific flight.


  • Comfortable working to exacting deadlines
  • Experience in a data heavy role, data administration, insights or analysis
  • Tertiary education in Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Excellent MS Office skills and communication, particularly Excel. Working knowledge of advanced Excel functionality including pivot tables
  • Understanding of supply chain and MRP processes
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • A keen eye for detail, process and quality orientation.
  • Highly diligent
  • Proactive, enthusiastic, self-motivated and open to learning
  • Self-motivated, with a can-do attitude

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