IT System Administrator (Working student)

Kiruna, Norrbotten County, Sweden, Isar Aerospace [IA-ITSAWS]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

We are Isar Aerospace and we are at the forefront of New Space building a modern space business to enable faster, better and cheaper access to space.

Our mission is to help democratise space and use it for good in order to improve life on Earth now and for the future generations.

We are a fast-growing company aiming to provide sustainable and environmentally friendly launch solutions for small and medium-sized satellites and constellations into Low Earth Orbit. The company is privately funded by world-leading technology investors with strong commitment and support and our team is made of driven and talented people with a real passion for space innovation.

We’re making rockets in a way that hasn’t been done before disrupting a traditional industry. If you are up for the challenge, want to work on cutting-edge projects and be part of a team changing the world for better, come, join us and launch your career!


The primary purpose of the role is to oversee and maintain all aspects of the company’s computer infrastructure. This includes maintaining networks, servers and security programs and systems.

More specifically, you will:

  • Manage the upgrade and installation of new hardware and software.
  • Perform troubleshooting to address any problems with computer systems, and assess viruses and potential threats to the company’s network.
  • Make suggestions for improvements to our computer systems, backup data and perform data recovery as needed.
  • Assisting co-workers with everyday IT needs.


  • Working towards BSc or MSc Degree
  • Experience in a similar role in Windows/Linux client and server administration.
  • Experience with computer networks (Router, Firewall, VPN, VOPI) and IT security.
  • Working knowledge of the following scripting languages is nice to have, but not an absolute requirement: Bash/Powershell, Python/PHP and software packages like Apache, SQL databases, LDAP, Active Directory, chef.
  • Highly organised and proactive with high attention to detail.
  • Can-do attitude and outstanding communication skills.
  • Ability to handle confidential information.
  • Fluent English. Swedish knowledge is a plus.

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