SW developer for Air Command and Control Systems

Vacancies 18 September 2019

Closing date





Josefin Andersson +46 (10) 2156097
Leif Jutell +46 (8) 58084149
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Do you want to work with SW development of world-class Command and Control Systems? Are you dedicated to develop the best system of systems solutions, enjoy working in teams with a technical application in projects?

If so, take the opportunity to join SAAB when we expand in the development of Air Command and Control Systems.

We offer you a unique tailor-made competence program to give you the best start in your new position.   

Your role

You will work with development of our world class command and control systems within the air domain. Our systems are the brain, collecting information from many different sensors, analyzing and presenting the current situation for the operator to coordinate the air defense units in order to maintain air space sovereignty.

SW development is about design, implementation and test of our command and control systems.

You will work in one of our projects, in an agile environment together with our experienced colleagues.

You will also be participate in a tailored competence program to get the detailed knowledge needed to as quickly as possible get you ready in your new position.

The role includes a lot of communication, internally as well as externally with customers and other stakeholders. This requires good communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written.

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

Your profile

You have at least a Bachelor degree in SW engineering, computer science or similar, have a general interest in system development and in programming in particular and have long experience working with SW Development preferably in a real-time environment with a technical application.

Since you will participate in a tailored education for our Command and Control Systems in the Air domain, detailed experience in that area is not required.

You are eager to learn and are continuously seeking for new knowledge in order to develop both personally and professionally.

You can easily take on new tasks and don’t see different development environments and program languages as an obstacle.

The following competencies will be useful for the job;

  • C++, Java och Ada
  • MS-Windows and LINUX
  • Data bases
  • Real Time systems
  • IT security
  • Military Command and Control systems
  • Agile way of working
  • Test automation
  • Continuous Integration

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.

What you will be a part of

Business Area 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 Cyber Security.

At our division Operation Sweden, you will be part of developing our world-class Combat Systems and C4I Solutions. You will collaborate with experienced engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. You will be part of the C2S unit who develop command & control systems for air, naval and land domains. The team you will join consists primarily engineers based in Järfälla. C2S is part of the Business Area Surveillance.

For contact:

Martin Götze, recruiting manager

+46 73 4374827

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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