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Technical Project Manager Embedded Software

Huskvarna, Sweden
Closing date: 4 September 2022

We are looking for a technical project manager to our embedded software department. It currently consists of 50 people with roles such as software developers, architects and configuration manager. The developers are organized in smaller teams.  You will play a central role and act as a leader for the software teams.

Your role

  • Manage the backlog of embedded software tasks.

  • Drive work break down to smaller tasks and assignment to different teams.

  • Communicate status of updates and progress to stakeholders.

  • Ensure delivery of software

  • Lead CCB meetings.

  • Take an active part in improving the way of working to further improve performance of the team.

Your profile

To thrive in this role, you are proactive and take full responsibility for allocated tasks. You can easily create trust within the organization and are used to efficiently collaborate with team members. You are open to new ideas, lead by example, inspire others to grow in their respective roles and take on new responsibilities.

Required skills:

  • University degree with computer science background

  • Proven leadership qualities and experience of leading people, with particular focus on HOW. That is a strong value-based leadership in accordance with Saab values.

  • Skills in communicating effectively across different teams, countries and cultures.

  • Willingness and proven ability to manage complexity and to drive change

  • Strong technical interest

  • Structured in your work

  • Drive, be pro-active and have self-management capability.

  • Fluent in both written and spoken English

The position as Technical Project Manager is stationed at our headquarters in Huskvarna, Sweden.

What you will be a part of

You will collaborate with experienced engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth. You will be part of the Training & Simulation unit who develops and manufactures training systems mainly for military users. The team you will join consists primarily of software engineers based in Huskvarna. Training and Simulation is part of the Business Area Dynamics .

lindly observe that you can send us your application in either Swedish or English and that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.

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.

At business area Dynamics, all employees share the same mission: to create conditions for a safe society. Whether it's missile systems, underwater technology, camouflage solutions, support weapons, training systems or field hospitals, you are part of this mission. We work in close cooperation in developing, manufacturing and maintaining our world-leading products, systems and solutions for customers worldwide.

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.