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Head of Telecom Solutions – 5G

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Closing date: 18 October 2022


At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries regarded as technically impossible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

The Role

We are looking for a Head of Telecom Solution to lead our projects team. You will be responsible for management within the LTE/5G domain.

Your main tasks:

  • Team management

  • Responsible for Profit and Loss in existing and future business

  • Build structure and drive improvements in a growing organization

  • Uphold employees motivation and good attitude to work

  • Hire and balance resources in the projects

  • Assess and develop employees capabilities

  • Monitor, maintain and set up conditions for employees to perform required job.

Your Experience and Skills

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in people management in projects

  • Experience from marketing and sales or business development

  • Bachelor’s degree or MSc in Telecommunication or Electrical engineering

  • Understanding of design processes and system life cycle processes

  • You have solid enough background knowledge in engineering to understand the work your employees are involved in

  • You have the ability to strike a balance between support and authority

  • You have the ability to motivate employees and you earn persistent trust from employees and organization

  • Strong knowledge in telecommunication is a merit

  • It is a merit if you have experience to assess technical and business risks and you have a business acumen along with understanding of basic financial business principles.

  • You have the drive to promote improvements and you are used to set performance goals and manage them for a group and individual

It is a unique and exciting opportunity!

As a person, you are naturally curious and inspired by new challenges. A well-developed understanding and willingness to learn about different cultures is crucial in this multi-cultural environment. It will require teamwork and a broad approach to be successful.

This position requires that you undergo a security screening in accordance with the Saab internal processes.

What you will be a part of

Saab’s strategy for growth includes building local business in selected markets, with focus on key customer countries. You will become part of a Saab Company, which operates in Tawazun Industrial Park, northeast of the Abu Dhabi city Centre.

About Saab

Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.