Technical writer for team Airworthiness and Descriptions

Vacancies 09 July 2019

Closing date





Rebecka Svahn +46 (10) 2164490
Joakim Thörnkvist +46 (13) 231728
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Your role

Do you have the ability to communicate a technical message in text and image? Do you like to have contact with many people? Then you should apply for the role of technical writer. As a technical writer, you are responsible for planning and developing technical information for a specified target group.


Your profile

We want to strengthen our team with you who want to take on new tasks and are driving without compromising when it comes to quality. You have a good communication ability that strengthens the cooperation with others and you contribute with enthusiasm to the group and at work. When you work in a technical information project, it is important to be able to work independently but also in groups. It is therefore important to be flexible and to know when you need to take own initiatives.


We are looking for experienced technicians or flight technicians / engineers with good knowledge of writing in English. Also good English and Swedish in speech and writing is a requirement. Your educational background is less important but we would like you to have a university education in the relevant technical field.

Experience of aeronautics is an advantage, but most important is that the will to learn is there!


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

Within business area Support and Services, you find business unit Gripen Support and this is where our department Technical Information and Engineering is located. It consists of five sections of approximately 90 employees and our employees work within maintenance engineering, technical information development, and training materiel and project management mainly for Saab products.

The Airworthiness and descriptions section's main responsibility is descriptive and airworthiness information for Gripen C/D and other Saab products. The descriptive information consists of general descriptions as well as detailed descriptions for different sub-systems including illustrations. The airworthiness information is line maintenance information and maintenance plans. Today the section consists of 10 employees located in Linköping.


Observe that you can send us your application in either Swedish or English and we wish that you to attach a cover letter at the stage for uploading your resume/CV. We want your application the 31st of August at the latest.

Contact information: If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Joakim Thörnkvist: +46 13 231728

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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