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Electronic Warfare System Specialist

Tampere, Finland
Closing date: 1 October 2023

At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push the boundaries of what is considered technically possible. Saab Technology Center is now further expanding its development unit in Tampere and we are seeking a talented, self-driven and highly motivated Electronic Warfare Systems Specialist to join our team developing next generation Electronic Warfare systems.

Your role

As part of a research and development team, you will collaborate with our cross-functional development team in the definition and development of our product portfolio. This is an exciting position, which gives you the unique opportunity to shape tomorrow’s cutting-edge Electronic Warfare technologies. 

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting R&D with Electronic Warfare domain related knowledge
  • Taking actively part in systems definition and conceptualization by defining and evaluating system requirements for future products
  • Operating and testing the EW systems under development and giving feedback to guide the development 
  • Participating in customer discussions and product sales meetings
  • Supporting Product Management in defining future EW product roadmaps
  • Supporting Field Application Engineers (FAEs) in product demonstrations and field tests
  • Defining and performing customer product trainings together with the FAEs
  • Keeping Electronic Warfare related trainings to Saab personnel

Your profile

Essential skills

  • Extensive hands-on experience involving the operation, testing, evaluation, or development of ESM/ELINT systems
  • Solid understanding of Electronic Warfare, Military Radar and Military Communications technologies 
  • Good understanding of Electronic Warfare operational concepts and their practical employment
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Military Sciences or similar

In this job, some of your tasks have a connection to defence secrecy. Therefore, a drug test and approved security clearance in accordance with the Finnish Security Clearance act 726/2014 is required for the selected applicant.

What you will be a part of?

Your work place will be Saab Technology Center in Tampere downtown, but since Saab is a global company, this role will require some travelling and being able to communicate with your colleagues abroad.

At Saab Technology Center, you will be part of the Electronic Warfare Systems Business Unit. Saab Technology Center contributes to the next generation distributed systems for Electronic Support and Electronic Attack utilizing highly innovative hardware and software. 

In addition to extremely interesting projects, we offer you unique career opportunities where on-going training and development is also provided to help you build your career. We are big enough to offer a wide range of opportunities, but agile enough to be noticed and recognized.

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.
Would you like to know more about the Saab-life and the benefits of joining us? Read our People Philosophy.

We are actively seeking to fill this distinctive position as soon as possible. Therefore, we will be reviewing applications as they are received throughout the duration of the job posting period. Please send your application and CV trough Saab Career System.