Software Engineer – Electro-optical systems

Vacancies 30 August 2019

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Exina Karmanik [C] +46 (10) 2168267
Jonas Blom +46 (13) 185423
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Join our engineering team in Linköping! We are looking for a software engineer who wants to work with the fighter aircraft Gripen E.

Your role

We are looking for a Software Engineer who will be a part of an engineering team working with development of electro-optical systems for the fighter aircraft Gripen. We promise you exciting work tasks in an even more exciting environment, working in a team environment. We work together with both suppliers and customers during the development.

As Software Engineer, you will integrate electro-optical sensors and add related functions in the Gripen aircraft.

Your main tasks will be:

·         Software development for integration of electro-optical sensors

·         Verification in simulators

·         Participation in flight test activities

Would you like to know more about the Saab-life and the benefits of joining us? Read our People Philosophy.

Your profile

You enjoy good cooperation with colleagues and other stakeholders where you contribute with good communication skills and positive energy. You are a person with interest in software development and you value personal development as well as learning new tools and work procedures.

Required skills:

·         B.Sc./M.Sc. or relevant work experience

·         Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

Your application can be in Swedish or English.

This position includes access to classified information, therefore you are required to conduct a security screening in accordance with the Protective Security Act and be approved for security clearance by the authority.

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

You will collaborate with engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. 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. Tactical System is part of the Business Area Aeronautics.

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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