Digital Infrastructure Architect - Space Launch and Rocket Test

Looking for new challenges? Do you like the combination of new technology and the opportunity to be involved in designing and developing the future for space activities in Europe?

SSC – Swedish Space Corporation – is now looking to hire an architect with focus on digital infrastructure. You are offered an exciting role in a team that provides advanced technology, security and IT services to SSC and our customers.


SSC, Swedish Space Corporation, is a leading global provider of advanced space services with over 50 years of experience. Since the start with groundbreaking rocket launches in northern Sweden, we have grown to be a recognized worldwide full-service supplier with state-of-the-art technology for customers all over the world. A state-owned company with about 600 employees, half of whom work outside of Sweden.

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This is a wide role, where you will drive the design and implementation of the information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure, as well as coordinate the daily maintenance. You will be part of the Enterprise ICT team that supports the growing demand for space launch and rocket testing at Esrange, outside Kiruna in northern Sweden.

The tasks

As the lead digital architect for our space launch and rocket test business, you will

  • - contribute to the strategic planning and development of the overall ICT environment of SSC
  • - communicate and market visions and solutions for the infrastructure
  • - design, document, and implement the network, server, and storage infrastructure for our Space Launch and Rocket Test business, including the new command center
  • - govern and support the maintenance of the network, server, and storage infrastructure for our Space Launch and Rocket Test business, including the new command center
  • - coordinate and lead actions between the different ICT units as well as with customers



To thrive in this role, we see that you are a positive, curious, and a driving force. You communicate well in Swedish and English and enjoy working in an international environment. You are conscientious and thorough and see the value in working with others. You are also well-structured, service-oriented and you achieve results through your contagious commitment.

You have great interest in technology, and you have worked with

  • - LAN and WAN solutions, incl. MPLS networks and SD-WAN, for medium to large corporations
  • - networking standards in the different layers of the stack, e.g. IEEE 802 series
  • - Cisco equipment preferably at the level of expert (CCIE/CCDE) or architect (CCAr)
  • - server virtualization techniques and related vendor products, e.g. VMware and Nutanix
  • - operating systems Windows and Linux
  • - cloud technologies and public cloud providers, e.g. Azure and AWS
  • - IT and cybersecurity frameworks, e.g. ITIL, NIST 800-53 rev 4, and the ISO 27K series



A very exciting position where you will have great freedom to plan your work yourself and that contains

  • - personal development and challenging, developing tasks
  • - a workplace with proud and dedicated employees
  • - an opportunity to create the future of the space industry in Europe



This is a permanent position with 40 hours/week located in Kiruna (Esrange) or Solna and is part of Enterprise ICT - a global team led by SSC CIO.

This is a security classified position and requires a background control before employment. 

Welcome with your application!



If this sound interesting don’t hesitate to apply already today!

Interviews are held continuously.