Electrical Engineer – Launch Team
Stockholm, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Electrical Engineer – Launch Team
Work model On location
Application due date 7 July 2024
Are you the one?

At SSC, we enable our customers to make better use of space. Through the efforts of our approximately 660 employees around the world, we provide specialist expertise in the design, testing, launch and operation of space and air systems. The Scientific Services Division develops rocket and balloon systems including experimental equipment for microgravity research. We also carry out launches of rockets and balloons from the Esrange Space Center.

Are you looking for an extraordinary job where your contributions matter? Are you looking for new challenges with opportunities for personal development? And of course, you think space is as exciting as we do!


We can offer you an exciting job as a Systems Engineer in our Launch Team. The role mainly consists of operational activities with responsibility in the area of ​​electronics, fiber and networks. You will have a wide range of duties from operational preparations to the execution of rocket and balloon campaigns. You will also work with planning, maintenance and development of systems and equipment required for our launches. In this role you will be trained to take responsibility for operational systems for our rocket and balloon campaigns.


To thrive in this position, you have the ability to adapt, easily adjust priorities and quickly shift focus. You demonstrate a solution-minded attitude, combining practical and theoretical expertise while embracing the diversity of challenges this role offers.

You have a technical degree or equivalent experience in electronics, fiber or networks. You demonstrate an understanding of and have the ability to carry out safe operations. Your competence in both Swedish and English is crucial, as we operate in a global environment with customers from different parts of the world.

It is advantageous if you have:

  • experience in electronics, fiber or networks
  • experience with explosives
  • project management experience


We offer you a challenging and interesting position within a dynamic environment in a global company. A job that encompasses a variety of tasks ranging from planning to execution of rocket and balloon related campaigns. This means that your job will have both a theoretical and practical character.

For the right person who is dedicated to learning new things, there are good opportunities for both personal and technical development. Your workplace Esrange is characterized by an open atmosphere with proud employees. Your employment begins with a customized induction program where you will learn more about our business, services and your workplace.


This is a permanent position with 40h/week located at the Esrange Space Center outside Kiruna and remote work can only occur in exceptional cases. As part of our team, you will participate in rocket and balloon campaigns that are scheduled outside of regular business hours. Work at different locations may also occur during campaigns.


Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment? We look forward to receiving your application!

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About the employer
Welcome to SSC – Swedish Space Corporation, a global leader in advanced space services with over 50 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.