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Platform SW Developer

Tampere, Finland
Closing date
7 August 2022
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Welcome to the naval side of life! We are looking for a platform SW developer to join in our mission to create striking performance – the 9LV Combat System. To make this engine going we cover all development, from bottom to top, meaning platform solutions all the way to user applications. Do you want to have the wide perspective, mixed with technical depth and opportunity to look into the horizon for next generation solutions?

Hey, you just found us!

Your role
In this role, you will be handling platform SW development tasks related to our 9LV Combat Management System for naval customers. You will be part of an agile development team in Finland with a broad focus on different system features globally. As a developer, you will have responsibility for everything from system architectural design to implementation and verification on an everyday basis.

Your profile
As a person, you are truly a doer, willing to get hands-on solving any problems needed to help the product and the organisation move forward. You have a collaborative mind-set and you are a team player that encourages an open, trustful and innovative climate. Ideally, you share our eagerness to learn new technologies, and to challenge the status quo.

Required skills/experience:

  • Good understanding and experience from agile SW development
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages (Python, Shell script, Javascript etc.)
  • Virtualization and containerization techniques and tools
  • You like working both in teams and independently
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux
  • Good communication skills in speaking and writing (Finnish and English)
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other equivalent background

Good-to-have skills/experience:

  • Product creation experience
  • Experience with Ansible
  • Experience with Go

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 do we offer?
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. Locally, we want to keep our organization very flat, and we embrace the culture, built on values of trust, openness and atmosphere of caring for each other. Your comfortable office will be located at Saab Technology Center, just close to Tampere downtown in the historical Tampella district. On top of joining a team of highly talented professionals and fun people, we offer good benefits to our employees! 

What you will be a part of?
Our Combat System business unit supplies world leading Command and Control systems, products and services to the armed forces. We operate globally with local sites in Sweden, Australia and Finland. 

To find out more about our products, check this out!  


We are looking forward hearing more from you!

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 Saab People Philosophy.