Project manager R&D

Vacancies 03 September 2019

Closing date





Charlotta Lundblad +46 (10) 2174274
Jonas Palm +46 (13) 185405
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We are growing and looking to hire a skilled project manager!

“A design project at Saab Kockums has everything if you ask me! I get to work with challenging design, construction and production of fascinating products together with skilled colleagues, customers and suppliers. My team holds a diversity of expertise and knowledge which gives me a chance to learn something new every day.” Malin Anselmsson, Design Project Manager A26

Your role

As part of the Design Project Management you will be responsible for one of the complex projects within R&D and part of a team of project managers. You will lead the work within Kockums R&D and be responsible for that we deliver according to expectations. The role include many stakeholders to interact with such as customers, vendors and other business areas within Saab. You report to the Head of Design Project Management. The role include frequent business travels between our offices in Malmö and Karlskrona. Travels abroad occur but varies depending on our projects. First and foremost we are looking for someone to our Karlskrona office, but we are also open for placement in Malmö.

Your profile

We are looking for a person who like to motivate and coach your team-members in their daily work and to develop the team and project. You know how to get people on board and can handle stakeholders on all levels within and outside the company.
We believe you have a few years’ experience in a similar role, proven leadership skills and the ability to cooperate and navigate in an organization developing and maintaining advanced products.


Required skills:

  • A few years of relevant work experience within project management
  • Documented successful leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

Desired skills:

  • University Degree in Engineering
  • Experience from larger, international companies within the industrial sector and/or highly complex technical products

What you will be a part of

Within Kockums R&D organization we develop, integrate and verify new submarines and ships as well as continuous upgrades and maintenance for Swedish and foreign navies. We have a number of ongoing and future projects with high complexity. We offer a role in a diverse and highly skilled team where you will collaborate with experienced engineers professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth.
Want to be part of a team that is driven by result and success? Then we look forward to your application!

Saab Business Areas
Inside our leading naval factory
The Next Generation Corvette

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

Contact persons; Jonas Palm, recruiting manager +46 734 18 54 05 or
Charlotta Lundblad, HR Specialist Recruitment +46 734 34 12 74.


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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