Systems engineer – Identification System (IFF)

Vacancies 10 April 2019

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Exina Karmanik [C] +46 (10) 2168267
Peter Hellström +46 (10) 2168997
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Your role

The IFF team is a part of Tactical Systems area and is responsible for development, integration and verification of Identification systems (IFF) in the Aeronautics products. The current focus is the Gripen fighter aircraft, both the operational version (C/D) and the new version (E/F).

We work in multifunctional teams who are responsible all the way from concept to final verification. We work closely together with other areas within Saab and our international suppliers.

The IFF team are now expanding and therefore look for a new team member. We want you to start working within our software development, but we foresee that you, within a few years and with support from us, works with complex system design within our own IFF system, or other systems within the Tactical System.

If you are curious of what IFF is, try search for “IFF System” on YouTube or Wikipedia.

Your Profile

We believe that you are a prestigeless team player with experience within software development, and have a broad technical interest. You might have several years of work experience, or just recently graduated.

Required skills:

  • B.Sc/M.Sc or corresponding work experience
  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written
  • Experience within software development (from school, previous work experience or perhaps as a hobby

Great considerations will be given to personal qualities.

Your application may be in Swedish or English.

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

What you will be a part of

The IFF team is a part of the Tactical Systems.

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.

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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