Software Engineer

Vacancies 16 March 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.

Closing date

31-May-2017

Location

Chennai

Contact

Jasinta Francis E-mail
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What you will be a part of

Surveillance provides efficient solutions for safety and security, for surveillance and decision support, and for threat detection and protection. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems and C4I solutions, and traffic management systems.

Saab Traffic Management (TM) serves air traffic and maritime customers around the globe with advanced solutions that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. There are two operating units within TM:  Air Traffic Management (ATM) provides airport surface safety and efficiency systems and tools, tower automation and advanced research, development and evaluation solutions;

Saab Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) delivers an integrated suite of solutions from the Fairway to the Freeway for ports and harbors and a suite of Coastal Surveillance solutions including:

  • Automatic Identification Systems (AIS),
  • Vessel Traffic Management Information Systems (VTMIS),
  • Port Management Information Systems (PMIS),
  • Terminal Operating Systems (TOS) and,
  • Hydrography and Precision Navigation.

Do you want to join a winning team committed to safe, efficient and secure maritime trade around the world? Do you have the talent and drive to really make a difference to complex maritime operations in India? Working within an experienced and successful software team.

We currently have an opening for a Software Engineer

Your role

  • Modify existing software to correct errors, improve its performance and maintainability;
  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code;
  • Implementing UnitTests for existing logic and new modules;
  • Developing new software components and write operating manuals.

Your skills and experience

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Software Engineering;
  • At least 1-3 years relevant experience as software engineer and technical insight;
  • Strong communication skills in English (written and verbal);
  • Problem solver, self-driven, flexible, creative and result oriented;
  • General skills experience in basics of SQL;
  • Experience in .NET framework, C#, Web technologies mainly ASP.Net, AJAX and JavaScript;
  • Knowledge of XML and Web services;
  • Preferred affinity with JavaScript framework, JQuery;
  • Experience with well known JavaScript libraries like KendoUI, ExtJS, AngularJS, etc is a bonus;
  • Practical knowledge of firebug or chrome dev. Tools;
  • Understand UnitTesting concept and its basic principles; 
  • Knowledge of a concrete UniTesting framework is a bonus;
  • Experience with a version control system, such as Subversion.

Acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated.

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 14,700 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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