Thesis Project - Smart Production

Vacancies 06 December 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 part of

Business Unit Training & Simulation develops and manufactures training system mainly towards military users. The offer ranges from laser simulators and management systems to virtual simulators and e-learning. The products are based on a combination of electronics, advanced application development, IT technology with databases, optics, analog and digital radio technology and precision engineering. Training & Simulation operates globally with 600 employees spread out on the local sites in Huskvarna, Helsingborg, Stockholm, Sweden, Germany, USA, England, Canada, Norway, Holland, the Czech Republic, Kenya and Finland.

Your role

The Industry 4.0 is an big trend and contries and companies around the world is closly monitoring the development. The question everyone is asking themselves is: • How can we benefit from it? • What do we have to do? • How are our competitors and other companies using this? The trend is in some areas a bit abstract and it is not that easy to realise what can be done. The challenge: • Describe smart production in general (Smart factory, Industry 4.0, Digitalisation etc) • Analyse trends in todays industry • Suggested way forward for Saab Training & Simulation

Your experiences and skills

We expect applicants to be Logistics Engineers, or similar, with understanding of Supply Chain. The work package can be done by one or two students and the project is based at Saab Training & Simulation's office in Huskvarna, Sweden.

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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