Batchelor thesis 15 hp: Design of a new fuel jet pump solution for Gripen E

Vacancies 15 October 2019

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Andreas Oliw [C] +46 (10) 2169327
Karin Forsberg +46 (13) 182619
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For your batchelor thesis you and a fellow student have the chance to design a new fuel jet pump solution for Gripen E!

Your role

You will be a designer working mainly with Installation design. Your main deliverable is a full Catia V5 model of a new jet pump solution for the Gripen E fuel system. To achive your objective you will also perform stress calculations and collaborate with other disciplines.

Your new solution will consider the following:

  • System function requirements
  • Design requirements
  • Number of installation articles reduction
  • Weight reduction
  • Production requirements
  • Stress requirements
  • Cost

Your profile

This Batchelor thesis is suitable for two students. You are studying mechanical engineering or similar and are about to start your Batchelor Thesis work. You are interested in solving technical problems in aeronautical systems. We are looking for team players enjoying collaboration within the team as well as with external contacts.

Required skills:

  • Excellent communication skills in English, verbal and written
  • Very good social skills
  • Strong personal drive
  • Interest in both theoretical and practical problem solving
  • Interest in deign engineering
  • At least baseic CAD course completed

What you will be a part of

You will collaborate with experienced mechanical design engineers in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. Our helpful engineers in the Fuel Team will guide you through the technology, tools and collaboration with other disciplines. You can read more about working at Saab here: Meet our people

You will be part of the Mechanical Installation Design unit which is responsible for the development and design of the installation of all the mechanical systems in our aircraft. In addition to the fuel system this includes landing gear, hydraulics and ECS systems among others. Mechanical Installation Design is part of the business area Aeronautics.

This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

We apply ongoing selection for this recruitment which means that the position may be filled prior to the job ads expiration date. If you feel confident that you match the profile described above - please forward you application as soon as possible.

You can send us your application alone or with a companion, in either Swedish or English. This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.

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