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System Safety Engineer to Business Unit Radar Solutions

Göteborg, Sweden
Closing date: 1 April 2023

The system safety team is looking for a new colleague in times of many interesting projects. Is it you we are looking for? As a system safety engineer you will be able to affect the safety of the products at Saab’s Business Unit Radar Solutions covering their whole life cycle.

It is imperative that Saab’s products are safe to use and do not cause harm to people, property or the environment. The safety level of Saab’s systems and products must meet applicable laws, regulations, international standards and best practices.

Your role

A system safety engineer has specialised knowledge and skills in applying engineering principles, criteria and techniques in order to make Saabs products safe to use, safe for surrounding property, and safe for our environment. You will analyse and document identified hazards in order to eliminate the hazard or reduce associated risk for a product. This is performed in close cooperation with different engineering areas such as system design, software, mechanics and power.

The main tasks are:

  • Participate in project activities

  • Define and perform system safety activities, such as organising risk identification workshops, FMECAs, issuing safety declarations etc.

  • Analyse and document hazards in order to fulfil legal and customers’ requirements

  • Develop and maintain our system safety processes and integration with other processes

Your profile

As a person you are self-motivated and used to efficiently collaborate with team members, as well as other stakeholders. You are structured and like to take responsibility.

Desired skills:

  • Bachelor or master degree in engineering

  • Ability to understand and analyse complex issues and problems

  • Appreciate working both independently and in teams

  • Experience of product development

  • Knowledge in safety standards and regulations

  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

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 a 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 19,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. Read more about us here.

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.

You will work together with experienced engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. You will be part of the Business Unit Radar Solutions that develops products that are integrated in naval, ground and air systems. The team you will join consists of five system safety engineers, four flight safety engineers and one environmental coordinator based in Gothenburg. Radar Solutions is part of the Business Area Surveillance.

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.

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