Senior Software Engineer
Stockholm, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Senior Software Engineer
Work model On location
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Software Engineer -Senior

SSC is a leading, global provider of advanced space services, with more than 50 years of experience. The Connect division in SSC is focused on providing high quality and innovative ground station services to our customers - the spacecraft operators.

Together we help Earth benefit from Space.


Our customers trust us with their satellite communication. We build fast and reliable services and tools, to ensure that satellite data is transferred safely to the customer. Satellite data has many purposes, from science lab results and earth observations to weather data and tsunami alerts. Our work matters to people and makes a difference for the world.

You will be part of a skilled development team that develops and maintains our Monitor and Control systems. In your daily tasks you will support our customers to get the best service possible for their orbital and moon missions.

As a Software Engineer, you will:

  • Work with the team on the design of monitor and control, data transfer, and service management systems in a distributed network
  • Develop and maintain high quality code for new and existing software applications used to enable SSC’s services.
  • Further improve our processes for automated SW testing and deployment.
  • Promote and refine agile methodologies, principles, and values within the teams.
  • Support our customers’ missions.


We think that you care about your job – your systems, your colleagues and your users. That you have a creative and analytical mindset. You take responsibility, drive your own initiatives and can learn and process technical details quickly. We also think that you appreciate both working autonomously and together with other people.

US citizenship is required. The ability to travel if needed is a plus. As this position is critical to the operations of the SSC Services, it may include outside of standard working hours.


We believe that a broad technical background is the best fit for this role, and we are looking for a multi-skilled candidate that can work with many languages and is not afraid of learning one more.

Meritorious skills are:

  • Groovy
  • TCL
  • C++ / C#
  • Postgres
  • GIT
  • DevOps and CI/CD Methodologies
  • Jira


  • An opportunity to be part of the exciting space industry and help Earth benefit from Space.
  • An excellent opportunity for personal development and challenging endeavors.
  • To be part of international development projects with highly engaged teams.
  • A workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees all over the world.


THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN THE PHILADELPHIA, PA Suburbs. Employees must be available to be in the office at least 3 days per week.


Does this sound interesting? Interviews are held continuously.


At SSC we help our customers gain access to space. With approximately 600 employees worldwide, SSC offers specialist skills in development, test, launch and operations of different flight and space systems. The Connect Division provides satellite services and communications via our own global network and partner ground stations. Read more at

Why you should work with us!

Space industry is undergoing a rapid change and you can be a part of it. The pace of change in our industry has never been higher than today and the assignments we undertake are of all kinds.

To meet these exciting challenges we work together and contribute with our various skills – no matter where in the world we are and what role we have.

SSC offers employees an exciting future with the opportunity to meet challenging and exciting tasks at the forefront of space industry.

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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.