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Saab Global
Installation in HQ

Co-Op, Manufacturing System Application Analyst

West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
Closing date: 31 May 2024

Job Description:

Saab, Inc. is seeking a Manufacturing System Application Analyst Summer Intern to help establish and grow our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in West Lafayette, Indiana where we manufacture the rear section of the T-7A Red Hawk military trainer aircraft for the United States Air Force.

The Manufacturing System Application Analyst will be responsible for various system application support and integrations including, troubleshooting and support, change work and development of the Manufacturing applications.

In addition to a competitive hourly rate, Saab Inc. offers a sign-on bonus to off-set housing expenses for Co-Ops residing outside the typical office commuting distance.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide System Application support to end users

  • Drive educational efforts and develop educational materials for end users

  • Work with the business to define needs, generate requirements and plan tasks

  • Design, configure, test and document system solutions based on business requirements

  • Test bug fixes and change work

  • Participate in projects and development assignments linked to the Manufacturing Applications

    Compensation Range: $18-$20/hr

    The compensation range provided is a general guideline. When extending an offer, Saab, Inc. considers factors including (but not limited to) the role and associated responsibilities, location, and market and business considerations, as well as the candidate's work experience, key skills, and education/training.

    Skills and Experience:

    • Currently enrolled as a Computer Science, Manufacturing engineering or related discipline major

    • Understanding of Manufacturing systems support and integrations

    • Understanding of Linux based operating systems and database technologies

    • Experience with BI reporting and statistical analysis, including Power BI  

    • Strong analytical and investigative skills

    • High levels of accountability, demonstrated initiative and innovation

    • Flexibility and ability to manage workload and achieve results with minimal supervision

    • Ability to work effectively in an international project team environment

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

    • Good organizational skills and the ability to perform well under pressure

    Citizenship Requirements:

    Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).

    Drug-Free Workplaces:

    Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.

    About Us:

    Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 19,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in eight U.S. locations.

    Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.