Global Software Engineering Manager


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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. SSC remain at the forefront by continuously developing new capabilities in close cooperation with our customers. Our understanding of the emerging needs for accessible, flexible, and affordable solutions enables us to tailor and deliver innovative services. Our mission is to “help Earth benefit from space”. Through our services we support all 17 UN sustainability goals and are an enabling force for a sustainable planet!

SSC is now looking for a Global Software Engineering Manager to join the Satellite Management Service division. If you like to work in a dynamic workplace with employees and customers from all over the world, a workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees this could be the opportunity for you!

Your Role

As the Global Service Delivery System Manager your role will be to lead and develop global multi-functional software and IT teams within the Satellite Management Service Operations (SaMS) which is the second largest division. Your responsibilities involve ensuring timely delivery of software development projects and related support systems. Support the service assurance and lifecycle management through regular monitoring and feedback. As well as increase efficiency through the development of flexible and highly automated scheduling and commissioning systems.

You will be leading the overall digitalization of the SaMS production systems as well as contributing to the overall SSC group digital transformation.

Your department consists of approximately 25 employees divided into 4 teams Service & Scheduling Portal, Operations Support Systems Core, Data Analytics & Virtual Platform. 

You will report to head of Service Delivery & Operations. This position located either at our Swedish headquarters in Solna (Stockholm), at Esrange Space Center (Kiruna) or in our US office in Horsham (Pennsylvania).

Your department is responsible for:

  • OSS Core and M&C systems
  • Scheduling system
  • Customer Portals and APIs
  • Data Analytics
  • Cloud and Virtual Platforms

Who are you?

We are looking for an experienced and engaging leader with several years of proven leadership experience in a software development or technical field. You have solid experience of resource planning and management, and you should have experience of change management and driving digital transformation. You probably have own experience from working as a Software Engineer/developer in the past. Also, you need to have a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field and strong communication skills in English. 

If you have experience within the space industry and knowledge within automation, cloud computing, virtual platforms, or data & analytics it a big plus. Good knowledge of System Engineering processes is also beneficial. 

Personal Characteristics

You are a passionate natural leader who have a strategic and result-orientated approach. You have an innovative and forward-thinking mindset, you take responsibility, own initiatives, and have the ability to learn and process technical details quickly. You have strong communication and team working skills and enjoy collaboration with others. Also, you have the ability to bridge cultural boundaries to overcome barriers and improve outcomes.

We offer you!

• An exciting and dynamic workplace with employees and customers all over the world

• A workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees

• To be part of international development projects with highly engaged team and will travel both domestic (to Esrange) and international travel between the SSC sites.

Interest and Application

Did we get you inspired? For this recruitment SSC is working with Boxhill Recruitment. We look forward to hearing from you! Please send us your application through the application button “Ansök här” (compliant with GDPR). Applications will be read, and interviews will be conducted continuously. If you want to get in touch with us during the recruitment process you are welcome to e-mail

To apply you need to have a work permit in Sweden or the US and since this is a security classified position it requires a background control before employment. 

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