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Team oriented software developer for Airborne Radar Systems

Location
Göteborg, Sweden
Closing date
21 March 2021
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If you enjoy working in a creative environment and finding solutions to problems by working together with a cross-functional and skilled team, this is the place for you! We are a team of dedicated engineers developing Signal processing and Target tracking software for radar systems and simulators.

Your role

You will be a part of a cross functional team who together organize their own work. The team is responsible for design, implementation and test of software functionality. As a member of a team, you will have influence on our technical solutions as well as our ways of working.

The amount of software and its complexity is rapidly increasing in our products. We need to be both smarter and faster in our problem solving. We hope that you will be one of our new key designers when it comes to taking our products to the next level.

Briefly, your tasks will be together with your team:

  • Requirements break down and refinement

  • Specification and development of application software  

  • Integration, test and verification

  • Interaction with colleagues from various organizations such as system design, integration & verification, quality assurance, product- and project management etc.

  • Participate in team meetings such as sprint planning, daily scrum and retrospective

Your profile

You are probably a good match if you can relate to at least three of these statements:

  • You are a software engineer with a few years of work experience and ready to face new challenges

  • You are a graduate with an eagerness to work with something that makes an impact in the world

  • You like to implement algorithms in software

  • You find high-tech products stimulating

  • You like to solve problems in a structured way

  • You like facing challenges as a member of a team

  • You find the engineering challenges with airborne products exiting

  • You want to work within a large international growing company

Required skills/experience:

  • Experience from software development

  • Ability to work team oriented as well as independent

  • Good communication skills in speaking and writing (Swedish and English)

  • Bachelor’s degree from Science/Engineering/Technology within computer science, engineering physics or equivalent

Good-to-have skills/experience:

  • Master’s degree from Science/Engineering/Technology  within computer science, engineering physics or equivalent

  • Good knowledge of object oriented programming

  • Experience from Agile ways of working, e.g Scrum

  • Experience of tools as Git/Bitbucket, Artifactory, Jenkins

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 global defense and security company operating in the fields of air-, land- and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 17,700 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.


Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.

Read more about us here: People Philosophy

Surveillance, a Business Area within Saab, is a world-leading supplier of systems for detection of threats and self-protection. Business Unit Radar Solutions is responsible for Radar in airborne-, surface- and naval systems. This position will be organized within our Software development department for airborne radar systems.

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.