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Head of Systems Engineering High Frequency Functions for Future Sensors

Göteborg, Sweden
Closing date
4 June 2022
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The next generations of Surveillance sensor systems will continuously evolve to meet our customer’s increasing demands in a fast changing world. Saab Digital Sensor Core will enable fast insertion of new technology using common modularized building blocks and continuous delivery at high speed for future sensor systems at Surveillance.

Do you have a passion for technologies of the future? Do you want to be part of building the foundation for our future systems? If so, come and join our team!

Your role

You will lead the unit Sensor Core HFF (High Frequency Functions) together with a team of system engineers. As a member of Sensor Core Platforms management team you will participate in building the organization leading the development of Surveillance’ Sensor Core. Your main tasks are:

  • Lead product development of Sensor Core HFF together with your team and secure that the product meets requirements, standards and regulations

  • Communicate with stakeholders in order to understand our customers’ needs and combine different needs into common platform products serving different applications and variants

  • Establish way of working with the different development organizations within Surveillance

  • Participate in developing technical aspects of the strategy, roadmap and release plans for our Product Unit

  • First line manager for your team

Your profile

We are looking for a passionate technical leader who want to be part of our journey building the Saab Digital Sensor Core and contribute to a collaborative work environment with transparency, respect and trust for each other. To be successful in the position, you need to be a team player and have the ability to motivate and engage others.

We assume you have:

  • Staff or technical leading experience from a product development organization preferably in the field of high frequency or antenna development

  • Degree in a technical discipline

  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

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

What you will be a part of

We offer a stimulating environment with the opportunity to work with experienced colleagues in a variety of different development and customer projects. You will work with complex systems and create efficient technical solutions together with others in a team based agile environment.

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe.

Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world.

Business area Surveillance offers world-leading sensor technology in monitoring and decision support to protect against threats. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, C4I solutions, aviation systems and cyber security.

The unit Sensor Core Platforms is part of the Product Unit Fighter & Sensor Core. Our task is to develop efficient and relevant platform products for Surveillance’ future sensors driven by customer needs and product roadmaps.  We lead the product development including System Design & IoV as well as maintain and sustain our platform products.

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

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a learning culture, 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 keep people and society safe.