Do you want to be part of creating history in Swedish Space Industry? In 2024, we plan to enable launch of satellites from Esrange outside of Kiruna in the North of Sweden. Now there is a unique opportunity for you to join the establishment and operation of the orbital launch capability as well as partake in our testbed activities.



As a Systems Engineer – Launch, you will be part of our team that designs, implements, and operates current or future facilities and systems for orbital launches. You will be part of our Spaceport team, working directly with launch vehicle providers intending to use the spaceport.

Expect to work with the planning and execution of the establishment of orbital launch vehicles at Esrange. You will communicate directly with the launch vehicle providers, working with requirements and interfaces on a system level.



You are a service minded person, thorough and work well with people. You are structured and is able to see both details and the bigger picture. You are a quick learner that are not afraid of asking questions.

We also believe you have:

  • a good proficiency in English
  • a university degree in a technical field
  • experience in Systems Engineering

We would consider it a bonus should you also have:

  • a good proficiency in Swedish
  • prior professional experience in the space sector



  • A unique opportunity to be part of the establishment of Sweden’s first orbital launch service
  • An exciting position in a market space with continuous change and big challenges
  • A workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees all over the world
  • Opportunity for personal development



We offer a permanent position. Daytime 40h/week. As part of Orbital Launch & Rocket Test Department you may take part in launching and test campaigns which are scheduled outside normal working hours. The position is stationed at Esrange Space Center or in Solna. We require that you are an EU citizen. 



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.

Recruiting manager is David Hagsved

This position requires a background control and security interview before employment. 



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.