Do you want to be part of creating history in Swedish Space Industry? In 2024, we will launch satellites from Esrange outside of Kiruna in the North of Sweden. Now there is a unique opportunity for you to shape the future of SSC. 


As a Satellite GSE (Ground Support Equipment) Engineer, your mission will be to interface satellite customers and launch vehicle partners and ensure that the launch facility is equipped and ready for each mission.You will: 

  • Design, develop, and implement Ground Support Equipment (GSE) for satellite integration, test, and launch preparation activities 
  • Collaborate with internal teams and customers to analyze the requirements for GSE 
  • Create technical specifications, drawings, and documentation 
  • Oversee assembly and integration of GSE components and systems and execute maintenance schedules 
  • Conduct tests and verifications of GSE functionality, performance, and compatibility with satellite systems 
  • Identify and report potential safety hazards and risks


  • We believe you hold a master’s degree in the space or aerospace technical field 
  • Understanding of satellite systems, launch vehicle operations, mission planning, and space industry practices 
  • Familiarity with launch regulations, safety protocols, and quality standards   
  • Excellent oral and written communications and presentation skills in English are required  


  • A unique opportunity to be part of the establishment of Sweden’s first orbital launch service 
  • An exciting position in a growing market 
  • A workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees all over the world 
  • Opportunity for personal development 
  • An organized introduction program where you will learn more about our services, customers and SSC 
  • We are professionals in space; come and join us on our exciting journey into the future! 

Your experience together with your personal abilities will be critical to our success. If you have the right professional and individual skills, please don’t hesitate to send in your application already today! 


Your workplace will be at Esrange Space Center in Kiruna or SSC Solna office in Stockholm. 
Esrange Space Center is the launch and operations facility of SSC, located outside Kiruna in the north of Sweden. At Esrange we have excellent launching facilities and provide services to scientists and space organizations worldwide. 


Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Please apply using your CV and personal letter by clicking the apply button below. We evaluate all applications continuously. 

For more information about this position, please contact Philp Påhlsson, VP Space Strategy  


SSC is a leading global provider of advanced space services with more than fifty years of experience. Since our start pioneering scientific rocket launches in northern Sweden, we have grown into a renowned, full-service supplier of state-of-the-art space engineering, satellite and launch services to commercial and institutional customers worldwide.