Group Manager

Vacancies 01 November 2018

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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Magnus Tjärnberg, Recruiting Manager +46 8 58085578
Theresa Hagelborg, HR-Specialist Rekrytering +46 10 2154123
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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.

You will be a part of Business Unit Combat Systems and C4I Solutions (C2S), which supplies world-leading Command and Control systems, product and services. We operate globally with local sites in Sweden, Australia and South Africa.

In Luleå, Saab develops Command and Control Systems, Planning systems, Simulators and Data links för civil and military applications.

We are now looking for a Group Manager for our office in Luleå.

Your role

The position is based in Luleå, Sweden. The position is split in 50 % manager and 50 % work in our projects.

More specifically, the role include responsibility for:
- A group of ca 20 people.
- Conducting salary discussions and performance reviews
- Coaching of teams and individuals
- Identification of cross domain, cross product and cross section collaborations
- Education and stimulation in use of best practice in all disciplines (agile etc.)
- Work environment responsibility for own staff

To be successful in this role, we expect you to demonstrate strong collaboration-, leadership skills. You must have the ability to challenge status quo and seek out new perspectives.

Your skills and experience

We value experience from team coaching, change management and leadership. You have the ability to work independently as well as in a team.

You have in-depth knowledge of systems development. You have experience from coaching agile teams in complex environments.

As we act in a global environment you must communicate fluently in English, both verbally and in writing.

Your personality is characterized by a coaching attitude and a prestigeless willingness to succeed at all times.

We apply continuous selection during this process so don't hesitate in forwarding your application.

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 15,500 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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