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Master Thesis, 30 HP: Design of a new system layout for Gripen E

Linköping, Sweden
Closing date
30 November 2021
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For your master thesis you and a fellow student have the chance to design a new system layout for Gripen E!

Your role


In order to improve our way of working for both current and future products we want you to investigate how a new system layout can be designed and implemented.

Description of the master thesis

You will be working mainly with Installation design. Your main deliverable is a full CATIA V5 model of how a new system layout could be implemented and used. To achieve your objective you will also collaborate with other disciplines. Your new solution will consider the following:

  • System function requirements

  • Design requirements

  • Optimized solution regarding the number of installation articles and weight

  • Production requirements

Your profile

This Master Thesis is suitable for two students. You are studying mechanical engineering or similar and are about to start your Master Thesis work for 30 HP. You are interested in solving technical problems in aeronautical systems. We are looking for team players enjoying collaboration within the team as well as with external contacts.

Required skills:

  • Communication skills in Swedish, verbal and written.

  • Communication skills in English, verbal and written.

  • Very good social skills

  • Strong personal drive

  • Interest in both theoretical and practical problem solving

  • Interest in design engineering

  • Experience in CATIA V5

What you will be a part of

You will collaborate with experienced mechanical design engineers in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. Our helpful engineers will guide you through the technology, tools and collaboration with other disciplines. You can read more about working at Saab here: Meet our people

You will be part of the Electrical and Avionics Installation Design unit which is responsible for the development and design of all the electrical installation, including the related mechanics. Electrical and Avionics Installation Design is part of business area Aeronautics.

Please apply before 2021-11-30