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Software Developer

Järfälla, Sweden
Closing date: 26 August 2022

We are looking for an Embedded Software Developer with an interest in RF. Together we enable the defence solutions for tomorrow.

Your role

You will be a member of our software engineering team responsible for the SW in our RF receiving and digitizing capabilities over multiple domains – in the air, on water and on the ground. The team is specialized in realtime embedded sw solutions. Our software run very close to the silicon.

What you will do:

  • C/C++ development for real-time systems
  • System design and architecture
  • Testing, verifying and optimizing code, both simulated and in test lab
  • Collaboration between other teams and disciplines
  • Creation of new sustainable solutions for future products
  • Maintenance and improvement of current products

Your profile

We are looking for both junior and senior software developers, with focus within embedded systems.

Depending on your experience, there will be tasks to challenge you and make you grow as a software developer. With increasing knowledge in the countermeasure domain, your involvement and responsibility will grow to several products and future solutions.

To succeed, we think you have both a solid interest within the technical area, and a matching education or work experience.


  • Master’s degree in Science or equivalent work experience, with a strong interest in software development
  • Experience of C/C++ programming
  • Fluent in Swedish and English language
  • Team player
  • Committed, prestigeless and positive


  • Experience in embedded and real-time software design
  • Experience of distributed computing
  • Experience of agile development and CI/CD
  • Interest in electronics

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 is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world.

Business area Surveillance offers world-leading sensor technology in monitoring and decision support to protect against threats. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, C4I solutions, aviation systems and cyber security.

Operations are conducted in Sweden, the United States, the UK, Australia, Germany, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, Denmark and Finland.

Observe that you can send us your application in either Swedish or English.

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 or read more about us here.

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.