System Engineer with Product Responsibility

Vacancies 20 March 2020

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Lisen Götze [C] +46 (10) 2167765
Niklas Forsgren +46 (13) 183215
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Join us at Engineering in our journey into the future of vehicle electronics!

Your role

As a System Engineer at Vehicle Systems, you and the group will be responsible for leading our product development during our own R&D according to our roadmaps. The development is done in close collaboration with the department’s electronics designers. The role includes full responsibility for two of our product groups: Rugged Displays and Rugged Portable Computers.

Tasks will include

·        Planning and leading development of products within the responsibility area over the whole lifecycle, from idea to announcement for end of life

·        Configure products for customer needs

·        Technical support to project leaders during customer projects

Your profile

Your personal and social skills are very important to us, you need to fit in and complement the group in a good way. You need to be open minded, with a drive forward towards changes and improvements. You need to feel responsible for the well-being of your products. You are used to efficiently collaborating with team members as well as other stakeholders. You are structured and have an analytical mindset enabling you to adapt to changed circumstances. You don’t mind taking a leading role in the development team.

Required skills

·        an academic degree within electrical or mechanical design or product development

·        +5 years work experience from System Engineering

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

Previous experience from team leading or project management is meriting.

What you will be a part of

Department Vehicle Systems develops and supports advanced vehicle-based electronics and sensor systems for demanding environments on international markets. The department has about 70 employees and is based in Linköping.

You will be a part of section Engineering and the group Hardware & Test, consisting of electronic designers, mechanical designers, system engineers and test and validation engineers. Operations include system integration, development of embedded computer systems and customer support in areas such as computer technology, advanced video transmission, displays and sensor integration.

To learn more about our tactical electronic solutions, please visit the website.

We apply ongoing selection for this recruitment which means that the position may be filled prior to the job ads expiration date. If you feel confident that you match the profile described above - please forward you application as soon as possible but the 30th of April at the latest.

This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

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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