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Careers in Space

Serco has been providing support services to the European Space Agency for over 40 years supporting many significant Interplanetary, Earth Observation and Astronomical space missions. Our activities range from the preparation for real-time satellites operations, data processing, archiving dissemination and exploitation. Our engineers, analysts and controllers are key to ensuring the good health of the spacecraft, ground based systems and the successful outcome of the mission. Are you ready for a new challenge ?

Join our community of space specialists across Europe 

We have exciting and challenging openings for space specialists in various locations across Europe. We work closely with the European Space Agency (ESA) and national space agencies.

Serco boasts an extensive network of Space professionals located at our offices in Darmstadt, Noordwijk, Frascati, Paris and Madrid, all within close proximity of our two largest space sector customers, European Space Agency/European Space Operations Centre (ESA/ESOC) and European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT).

Have a look at the different ESA locations and operations below: That's where your next opportunity as a Serco employee might be: 


European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) in Noordwijk, the Netherlands 

European Space Astronomy Centre (ESAC) near Madrid, Spain & Harwell, Oxford, UK

European Space Research Institute (ESRIN) in Frascati, Italy

European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) in Darmstadt, Germany

The National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) and European Space Agency in Kourou, French Guiana



Joining our Space family

Join our community of space specialists across Europe, and open the door to great opportunities for your career in the industry. Ready for your next challenge?

Supporting ESA

Serco signs contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to deliver ground-breaking service facilitating open access to earth observation data. 

Join our space group on Linkedin

Visit the Serco in Space Linkedin Page to find out more about Serco, our successes, local and international issues, and information on careers with Serco.