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System Engineer for future Electronic Warfare Systems

Järfälla, Sweden
Closing date
24 May 2022
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Do you want to contribute to a safer world? Our Electronic Warfare world-class signal intelligence- and self-protection systems are outsmarting threats in the electromagnetic spectrum. We are a looking for an experienced systems engineer who want to join our competent team. Welcome with your application!

Your role

As a Systems Engineer in our team, you will work with various systems in collaboration with different interfaces within and outside the business unit. With a good overall view of the systems, you support software developers and hardware developers as well as product managers in ongoing customer projects. When working in development projects, you are responsible for the product development from stakeholder requirements to design, integration and verification. As a Systems Engineer you also have the rare opportunity to interact and work closely with our customers and end users!

Your tasks may include:

  • Manage the system throughout its life cycle, from construction to the operative phase and maintenance.
  • Managing stakeholder requirements.
  • Design of system architecture and high level system design.
  • Support during development, integration and verification.
  • Collaboration with product management, project management, customers and partners to align the system requirements.

Who we are looking for

First, Saab is a place for everyone. Operating in a dynamic and unpredictable world, the benefits of a diverse workforce are essential to our success. We need people of different backgrounds, ages and experiences to come together and share their different ideas and perspectives. That’s what makes us able to meet our customers’ needs today and predict the defence challenges of tomorrow.

We further believe you have a major interest in technology, just as we do, and are motivated by technical challenges and problem solving, which you will get a lot of here. You are a curious and communicative team-player that enjoys working both individually and in teams. It is important for you to always keep a holistic view but you can easily determine when it is needed to understand technical details.


We believe you have a Master of Science in Engineering; Technical Physics, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent and experience in working in high technology industry/industries. Experience in engineering fields like Software Development, Embedded Development, System Integration & Verification, RF or Radar is highly beneficial.

Since we have colleagues, customers and partners world-wide excellent communication skills in both Swedish and English, verbal and written, are required.

Welcome with you application as soon as possible!

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 high technology company operating worldwide. Business Area (BA) Surveillance, one of the six Saab business areas, provides efficient solutions for safety and security, for surveillance and decision support, and for threat detection and protection. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems, and cyber security.

Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems is a Business Unit within BA Surveillance that provides world-class signal intelligence systems and self-protection systems for next generation JAS Gripen and Global Eye among others. At EW systems, we are now looking for a skilled and encouraging system engineer.

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.

Is this an opportunity that looks appealing to you? Apply today, interviews will be booked continuously