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Embedded Software Manager for Signal Processing

Göteborg, Sweden
Closing date: 18 August 2024

Want to influence the bigger picture? At Saab, you can realise amazing innovations that keep people and societies safe. Together, we can truly make an impact – and your part matters.

Your Role

Join our dynamic, innovative team at the forefront of Saab's Business Unit Airborne Early Warning (BU AEW), where you will be an important part in shaping the future of our world-leading GlobalEye airborne surveillance system. As the Software Manager for the Signal Data Function (SDF) Application, you'll have the unique opportunity to manage and develop a team of highly skilled embedded software engineers.

The SDF Application is the core software for the AEW Radar, and as the Manager, you will play a crucial role in the development and implementation of all software components. You will also be responsible for leading your team towards strategic goals, ensuring they have the tools and processes to support their work effectively.

As a technical manager, you will collaborate closely with experienced professionals to foster a creative and collaborative environment that encourages innovation and team spirit. You will also work closely with the colleagues at ERIEYE & Sensors department as well as other software units to promote software excellence and contribute to the overall development of SAAB's capabilities.

Your profile

In order to excel in this role, you must possess a passion for software craftmanship, with extensive experience in embedded systems. You combine strong leadership skills with a keen interest in technical areas and an ability to drive change and progress within your team. Your excellent communication skills and focus on relationship-building, knowledge-sharing, and empowerment will be essential in this position.

We also assume you have:

  • Appropriate professional or postgraduate qualification in technical discipline (e.g. M.Sc in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering)

  • Skills to combine strategic thinking with operational actions

  • Strong business understanding and customer focus

  • Strong drive, creativity and ability to generate energy

  • The ability to create good conditions for structure

  • Experience, understanding and ability to work in an international environment

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What you will be a part of

Behind our innovations stand the people who make them possible. Brave pioneers and curious minds. Everyday heroes and inventive troubleshooters. Those who share deep knowledge and those who explore sky-high. And everyone in between.  ​

Joining us means making an impact together, contributing in our own unique ways. From crafting complex code and building impressive defence and security solutions to simply sharing a coffee with a colleague, every action counts. We encourage you to take on challenges, to create smart inventions and grow in our friendly and tech-savvy workspace. We have a solid mission to keep people and society safe.

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 22,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer and more sustainable world.

Saab designs, manufactures and maintains advanced systems in aeronautics, weapons, command and control, sensors and underwater systems. Saab is headquartered in Sweden. It has major operations all over the world and is part of the domestic defence capability of several nations. Read more about us here

If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here