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Production Engineer / Technician

Tampere, Finland
Closing date: 27 December 2022

Do you like to work with the state-of-the-art defence products for vast variety of customers all over the globe? 

Saab Technology Center is now further expanding its development unit in Tampere and is seeking highly motivated professionals for developing the production procedures, run daily activities and supporting development of complex Electronic Warfare systems.

Your role

As the Production Engineer / Technician, you ensure production operations and processes run reliably and efficiently. Your work spans from production planning support into practical final assembly and acceptance testing work.  You will work closely with experienced product development professionals to ensure that the manufactured products fulfil the performance expectations and meet the required high quality standards. On the other hand, in this new role you will have a unique opportunity to have a major impact to the direction to where our production capability and capacity will go in future. 

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Performing assembly, modification, and checkout of electromechanical systems. 
  • Selecting equipment and take responsibility for its maintenance and calibrations
  • Ensuring customer orders are completed on time, quality standards and targets are met
  • Supporting Production planning 
  • Participating and organizing prototype bring-up camps as a part of development team

As our business and production operations are on steady growth curve, we expect also this role to grow alongside with us! In the near future, we hope to include even broader responsibilities for you. Job requires on-site work most of the time.

In this job, some of your tasks have a connection to defense 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.

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 organization move forward. You have a collaborative mind-set and you are a team player who encourages an open, trustful and innovative climate.

Required skills:

  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent working experience
  • Have gained relevant working experience at least few years
  • Planning and organization skills to be able run and monitor the production process
  • Self-drive and capability to independent work
  • Hands-on experience with lab test equipment such as spectrum analyzers, signal generators, power supplies, temperature chambers, shaker systems etc.
  • Good understanding about electronics manufacturing and product final assembly processes
  • Has very good soldering skills or willingness to learn, can work with small mechanical parts
  • Ability to effectively interface with design teams and other stakeholders
  • Solid communication skills in English and Finnish, verbal and written

What you will be a part of?

Your work place will be in Saab Technology Center in Tampere but since Saab is a global company this role will require some travelling and being able to communicate with your colleagues abroad.
At Saab Technology Center you will be a part of the Electronic Warfare Systems Business Unit that delivers electronic warfare applications for air, land and naval products. Saab Technology Center contributes to the next generation distributed systems for Electronic Support and Electronic Attack on absolute cutting edge hardware and software. 

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. We are big enough to offer a wide range of opportunities, but agile enough to be noticed and recognized.

Would you like to know more about the Saab-life and the benefits of joining us? Learn more about Saab Life


Did we manage to catch your interest?

If yes, Please do not hesitate to submit your application via Saab Careers already now!

We aim to fill this unique position soonest, thus applications received are processed throughout job posting period. We are curious to learn more about 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.