Systems Engineer Air Traffic Management

Vacancies 14 September 2020

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Åsa Mårtensson [C] +46 (10) 2165107
Martin Magnusson +46 (31) 7949911
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Your role

Saab Air Traffic Management is expanding and looking for an additional systems engineer to join our Tower Systems Team in Sweden (Gothenburg or Växjö). The right candidate will work with exciting and challenging tasks and collaborate with experienced colleagues in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth.

You will be working in one or several customer projects, delivering our air traffic control system I-ATS to worldwide customers. You and the team will be involved during the entire project life cycle, assisting with sales support, performing requirements analysis, developing requirement specifications and configuring the system using XML. You will also participate in testing and validation of the system as well as installation and commissioning at customer site.

This is a multifaceted position that requires collaboration not only with your teammates, but also with system developers, project managers, customers and end-users. As we deliver systems to airports all around the world, you will be on frequent business trips participating in different activities such as testing, customer workshops and on-site trainings. The trips generally range from a few days to one or two weeks at a time.

Your profile

You hold at least a bachelor degree in computer science, software engineering or an equivalent field. In addition, you have minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role and have a great interest in technical and complex software systems, preferably within Air Traffic Management.

To be successful in this role you must be self-motivated and appreciate continuous learning with the ability to find creative solutions to unexpected challenges. Since we work team-based and interact with customers, it is important that you are a communicative person with strong collaboration skills.

You have good planning skills and the ability to prioritize your work efficiently since you will be working towards set deadlines. Even the best of plans can however sometimes be less successful and it’s therefore important that you have a confident mindset enabling you to adapt to changing circumstances. You are available for international business trips and are fluent in English. It is an advantage if you can communicate in French.

You have experience in the following areas:

  • Test & validation of software

  • Requirement management

  • Customer interaction

  • Linux

  • XML

It is an advantage if you have experience in the following areas:

  • Technical sales & tender support

  • Software Development

  • Project Management

  • Aviation background

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

Air traffic management Tower Systems (ATM TS) develops world-class air traffic control products. These systems streamline air traffic control for airports ranging in size from small private airports to global hubs. Saab ATM continues to be a world leader in air traffic control systems by continuously developing innovative products, such as the Integrated Air Traffic Control Suite (I-ATS), which digitally upgrades and consolidates air traffic control towers. Our solutions manage thousands of incoming and outgoing flights all over the world. As such, accessibility and safety are of the highest priority.

We welcome you to a workplace with inspiring challenges where the meeting between competence and personality builds the foundation for our success. We believe that an open environment, where everyone's opinions and ideas are welcome, is a prerequisite for our future development. At Saab, you get the opportunity to influence your career development based on your areas of interest.

Please include both CV and Cover Letter in your application, stating why you would like to join our team and your overall career goals.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging setting, Saab may well have the 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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