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Saab Global

Software Architect

Järfälla, Sweden
Closing date: 30 June 2023

Welcome to the naval side of life! We are now looking for a software architect to join our naval product team. You will be working with our 9LV Combat Management and Fire Control System currently being developed and delivered to more than ten customers in different countries. Development is ongoing in multiple locations in Australia, Sweden and Finland all striving to deliver the striking performance of 9LV. Do you want to have a wide perspective, spiced with technical depth and a hint of customer focus? Hey, you just found us!

Your role

The SW architect is responsible for driving the product towards a truly modular and reusable architecture, laying the foundation for profitability in a business environment where the customers have different and sometimes conflicting requirements. The role focuses on the technical aspects of the software product. You will work in a team led by our 9LV Chief Architect and in close contact with product management, customer stakeholders and the development organisation to make sure the developed solution is a match for both current and future systems.

The SW architect is the decision authority for the 9LV SW Design Board which covers areas such as critical SW queries that affect multiple customer projects and decisions on implementation strategies based on prepared proposals.

Your profile

You have a collaborative mind-set and you are a true team player that encourages an open, trustful and innovative climate. You share information in a clear and easy way, both verbally and in writing. You are a confident communicator in both Swedish and English.

We think the below bullets are factors that would help you succeed:

  • Experience as a software architect
  • Have a technical background from hands-on development of software
  • Experience in developing large and complex software products
  • Be a team player; collaborate, innovate and share pains and gains with the team.
  • Business oriented
  • Develop effective, reasonable and doable solutions to problems
  • Clearly take a stand in different questions

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

Saab är ett ledande försvars- och säkerhetsföretag med uppdrag att hjälpa nationer att skydda sin befolkning och bidrar till trygghet för människor och samhällen. Med 19 000 talangfulla medarbetare utvecklar Saab teknik och lösningar för en säkrare, mer hållbar och mer rättvis värld. Läs mer om oss här

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Below links give you a hint of what you will be part in building. Welcome aboard!

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement that is 30/6-23.

Contact information: Jakob Wallander, Manager E-mail:

Saab is a company with a strong people-orientation. We offer a friendly work environment where we support and help each other to be at our best. Continuous learning, career & talent development and employee well-being are examples of areas where we always put the strongest effort to offer great opportunities.