Expressions of Interest – Project Managers

Vacancies 17 November 2017

At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

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What you will be a part of

Operating under the Surveillance Business Area, Saab Australia develops advanced defence and security systems for domestic and international markets. With more than 30 years’ experience in the Australian market Saab Australia is recognised as Australia’s leading capability systems integrator. We employ more than 300 engineers and technicians and subcontract work to more than 250 local companies. Our intuitive real-time command and control, command support, security and surveillance and our mixed reality systems are designed to adapt to today’s rapidly changing defence and security challenges. Our technologies push the boundaries, break convention and allows us to develop innovative solutions that keep people and society safe.

Offering a fresh, vibrant place to work, Saab backs its commitment to offering a healthy work-life balance with a great working culture, generous benefits, flexible working hours, and an active Social Club

Your role

Saab Australia are looking for Project Managers and we are now seeking expressions of interest.

Our Project Manager will seek to achieve project and corporate outcomes by preparing, monitoring and revising project plans, estimates, cost accounts and schedules.

You will be responsible for defining, managing and owning the scope of work. This includes schedule, cost and quality outcomes for the project.

Expressions of interest are welcome for both Junior and Senior Project Manager roles

Your skills and experience

Experience in a similar role preferably within the Defence sector

Experience in the leadership of systems projects

An understanding of the lifecycle of system development projects

An understanding of best practice Project Management

A demonstrated ability to lead staff within a team environment

Tertiary qualifications with a Science, Engineering or Business degree

 Visit the Careers page of our website to submit your applications.

To work at Saab you must comply with Defence Industry security requirements (i.e. you will be an Australian citizen or able to meet eligibility requirements).

 Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.

Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.

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