Senior Network Engineer to Swedish Space Corporation

Job title: Senior Network Engineer to Swedish Space Corporation

Company: SSC – Swedish Space Corporation

Job description: At Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) we enable our customers to make better use of space. Through the efforts of our 600 employees around the world, we provide specialized competence in design, test, launch and operation of space and air systems. The Satellite Management Services Division provides satellite operations and satellite communications services using a network of SSC stations and partner stations worldwide as well as consultancy services.

Do you enjoy working with Network technology and finding new ways and solutions? We are now looking for a Senior Network Engineer! Do you want to be part of our exciting journey becoming a leading global provider of advanced space services?

The Role
As Senior Network Engineer your role is to lead, plan and execute Network Services for the daily and future operations of SSC Global Network. That includes security solutions with a high level of automation for customer missions as well as for SSC’s internal needs. The position is either located at Esrange Space Center in Kiruna alternately in Solna with regular monthly trips to Kiruna.

Example of work tasks:

  • Development of the global network and support systems
  • Lead internal Network Services activities or projects
  • Lead standardization work for Network Services with the view from SSC’s needs
  • Act as 3rd line support to SSC organization / NOC, troubleshooting and preventive maintenance
  • Participate in Automation work
  • Improve and secure the Network Service provided to SSC and SSC’s customer
  • Test service, validate, implement and handover to operations

This position involves on call (24/7) rolling scheme within the team.

Who you are
We are looking for a person with a solid work experience as Network Engineer within medium to large corporations. You have a genuine passion for innovation, system solutions and enjoy working with technology and finding new solutions. You have also the ability to work in an organized and structured way to articulate the business value of the new solutions. To thrive in this position, you are a communicative and relationship-orientated person who likes to support with your knowledge.

We believe you have:

  • Good knowledge in Cisco products such as routers, switches, access points, firewalls. Experience of CCNP working towards CCIE.
  • Familiar with Palo Alto firewalls
  • Good knowledge in routing protocols (BGP), switching, IP/VPN
  • Fluency in English
  • A technical university degree or corresponding experience
  • Cisco Academy program is a merit

We require that you are an EU citizen and have a Swedish work permit.

We offer you
In additional to offering you a very exiting position where you will have a great freedom to plan your work, we also offer:

  • Personal development and challenging tasks
  • A workplace with proud and dedicated employees
  • An opportunity to create the future of the space industry
  • A combination of theoretical tasks with elements of practical work at our Ground Stations and lab environment.
  • The opportunity to travel between our sites

We help earth benefit from space

Swedish Space Corporation (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.

Did we get you inspired?

For this recruitment SSC is working with Boxhill AB. We look forward to hearing from you! Please send us your application through the application button “Ansök här”. We will read the applications and conduct the interviews continuously, so don’t wait with your application. For additional information please contact Ottilia Liljeberg,, 073-5011958.

Expected salary:

Location: Kiruna, Norrbotten

Job date: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 23:29:19 GMT

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