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Saab Global

SW Engineers

Tampere, Finland
Closing date: 9 December 2023

We are looking for SW developers 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. 

In this role, you will be handling versatile SW development tasks related to our global product portfolio. You will be part of an agile development team in Finland with a broad focus on different system features. 

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.


  • Good understanding and experience from agile SW development
  • Good programming skills with Java, C/C++ or Ada
  • You like working both in teams and independently
  • Good communication skills in speaking and writing (Finnish and English)
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other equivalent background
  • Basic knowledge of Linux

Good-to-have skills/experience:

  • Virtualization and containerization techniques and tools
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, Javascript etc.)
  • Product creation experience

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! 

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 life at Saab and the benefits of joining us?

Learn more, and read about  Saab Life

Take your chance to build your future career at Saab by submitting your CV and application via Saab Careers already now!  Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.