Development Engineer - Electronic Warfare

Vacancies 02 July 2019

Closing date





Exina Karmanik [C] +46 (10) 2168267
Anders Runering +46 (13) 183075
Apply for job!

Do you want to work with development at the forefront becoming a part of an fighter development team working with protecting pilot and aircraft? Then this is a job for you!

Your role

In the Electronic Warfare section at Saab Aeronautics, we work with development and integration of functions for self protection in the Gripen aircraft. Self protection means the ability to discover threats in the environment and distract the enemy with the purpose to increase survivability for the pilot.

You will act as a systems engineer and be a member of a smaller multifunctional team working with development of the electronic warfare system in our fighter aircraft Gripen. As a systems engineer, you have the possibility to work with the entire development chain, from design of a concept to delivery of a complete product. You will interface with internal and external customers to meet their needs. Based on your skills and wishes, as well as the needs of a project, your role in the project may vary.

Your work can include:

  • Work with concept phase
  • System development (requirements, design and implementation)
  • Analysis of test data
  • Trouble shooting
  • Verification in flight simulators and support during flight test
  • Management of smaller development team

Your profile
You have great communication skills where you are used to efficiently collaborating with team members as well as other stakeholders. You like to take initiative and you are structured in your way of working driving tasks to closure.

Required skills:

  • Bsc/Msc in computer science or similar or work experience in the area.
  • Good communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written.

Desired skills:

  • Knowledge in electronic warfare or use of such systems.
  • Experience within system integration and verification of HW and SW components.
  • Experience of managing development teams.

Your application can be in Swedish or English.

This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.
Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.

Welcome with your application!

What you will be a part of
The Section Electronic Warfare is included in the domain “Tactical Systems”, which is part of the Business Area Aeronautics.
Within Tactical Systems we develop capabilities for communication and data links, target acquisition, identification, electronic warfare, reconnaissance and decision support for manned and unmanned flying products. The result of our design is implemented in equipment from suppliers and software in the aircrafts computers.

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.

Apply for job!