Batchelor thesis 15 hp: Design of a new system layout for Gripen E

Vacancies 15 October 2019

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Andreas Oliw [C] +46 (10) 2169327
Markus Tapper +46 (13) 185623
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For your batchelor thesis you and a fellow student have the chance to design a new system layout 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 how a new system layout that uses fiberoptics could be implemented and used in Gripen E. To achive your objective you will also collaborate with other disciplines.

Your new solution will consider the following:

·         System function requirements

·         Design requirements

·         Number of installation articles

·         Calculation of weight

·         Production requirements

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:

·         Communication skills in Swedish, verbal and written.

·         Communication skills in English, verbal and written.

·         Very good social skills

·         Strong personal drive

·         Interest in both theoretical and practical problem solving

·         Interest in design engineering

·         At least basic 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 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 Electrical and Avionics Installation Design unit which is responsible for the development and design of all the electrical installation, including the related mechanics. Electrical and Avionics Installation Design is part of business area Aeronautics.

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.

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.

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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