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Saab Global
Installation in HQ

RF systems engineer

Göteborg, Sweden
Closing date: 11 August 2024

Want to influence the bigger picture? At Saab, you can realise amazing innovations that keep people and societies safe. Together, we can truly make an impact – and your part matters.

We’re looking for an RF-subsystem engineer with a focus on integration and verification. You will join a highly skilled team working on the next generation of radar sensor platforms.

Your role

The department Antenna Core Platform is responsible for developing expertise and solutions to support Surveillance in becoming more modular, enabling faster time to market and achieve a more efficient development.

Today this team of 12 people are developing a platform that addresses these challenges. The department Antenna Core Platform will continue developing this platform but will also work proactively in defining new ones. The department Antenna Core Platform also work directly with customer specific needs within customer contracts.

As a member of Antenna Core Platform you will contribute to new technical solutions as well as you will develop your competence – in cooperation with highly skilled coworkers.

As a system engineer you will take part in all phases of the product development: inception, implementation proposals, cost estimates, systemization, integration, verification and industrialization.

An employment with us means many opportunities in both profession and career.

Your profile

To be successful in the role we see that you have great communication skills, since you will have multiple stakeholders. You are well organized and well versed in writing technical documentation. You also have an interest and aptitude for working in a cross-disciplinary system context.

Required skills:

  • M.Sc. degree in a relevant area (electrical engineering, engineering physics, applied mathematics or automation) preferably with a high frequency electronics, opto electronics, or microwave electronics profile
  • Practical experience of integration and verification work in a lab environment, including working with advanced instrumentation and data analysis
  • Programming skills in Python and/or Matlab

Desired skills

  • Experience from designing RF/microwave subsystems and/or antennas
  • Experience from advanced RF-, microwave or opto-electronic systems (i.e. radars, radio base stations, point-to-point radios or similar)
  • In-depth experience from industry standard RF/microwave design tools such as Keysight ADS and/or Ansys HFSS (or similar)
  • Experience from breaking down system requirements into requirements on lower-level functional blocks

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

What you will be part of

Behind our innovations stand the people who make them possible. Brave pioneers and curious minds. Everyday heroes and inventive troubleshooters. Those who share deep knowledge and those who explore sky-high. And everyone in between.  ​

Joining us means making an impact together, contributing in our own unique ways. From crafting complex code and building impressive defence and security solutions to simply sharing a coffee with a colleague, every action counts. We encourage you to take on challenges, to create smart inventions and grow in our friendly and tech-savvy workspace. We have a solid mission to keep people and society safe.

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 22,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer and more sustainable world.

Saab designs, manufactures and maintains advanced systems in aeronautics, weapons, command and control, sensors and underwater systems. Saab is headquartered in Sweden. It has major operations all over the world and is part of the domestic defence capability of several nations. Read more about us here

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.

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