Saab Australia Graduate Program 2020

Vacancies 14 March 2019

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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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, and traffic management systems.

Saab Australia develops advanced defence and security systems for domestic and international markets. Our intuitive real-time command and control; command support; security and surveillance; and mixed reality applications are designed to adapt to today’s rapidly changing defence and security challenges. Over thirty years, the company has established a reputation as Australia’s leading capability systems integrator. We develop technology that pushes boundaries and breaks conventions to keep people and society safe.

Offering a fresh, vibrant place to work, Saab backs its commitment to offering a healthy work-life balance with a great working culture, generous benefits, flexible working hours, and an active Social Club.

Your role

As a Saab Australia Gradate, you will be provided with the opportunity to build a lifelong career, within a large global organisation. Through our hands on, supportive and structured Graduate Program we will assist you with your transition from university to work life, enabling you to successfully kick-start your exciting new career.

Based in Adelaide, South Australia; Saab Australia’s Graduate program will give you the opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers, to deliver world leading and innovative projects. You will be exposed to several areas within the business through structured rotations, and develop your skills and knowledge through complex projects and work assignments.

We are currently seeking Engineering Graduates specialising in the following disciplines, to join our growing business:

  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Computer Systems
  • Software
  • Mechatronics

Further information around our graduate program and the support we offer can be found at

Your skills and experience

We are searching for talented and inquisitive problem-solvers, who have a passion for delivering products that will help to keep people safe.

To be eligible for the Saab Australia Graduate Program, you will need to meet the following criteria: 

  • Completed within the last two (2) years, or about to complete, a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, specialising in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Systems, Mechatronics or Software; and 
  • To work at Saab you must comply with defence industry security requirements (i.e. you will be an Australian citizen or able to meet eligibility requirements). 


Applications close 5 April 2019


Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.

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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