System Engineer - SAAB

Company Description
The Counter Measure Systems unit within Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS) provides innovative systems and services for protection, detection, location and monitoring. It also provides tools for intelligence analysis. This unit and EWS are part of the Business Area Surveillance.

The 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, location, and protection. In 2018 BA Surveillance had 7 397 MSEK in sales and 3 770 employees in total. SAAB operates in more than 16 countries, apart from Sweden, South Africa, USA, Australia and the UK are important locations.
Job Description
As a Systems Engineer you will work with different systems in collaboration with different interfaces within and outside the unit. With a good overall view of the systems, you support software developers and hardware developers in ongoing projects for feature updates or corrective actions. You support customers in various projects and systems.

Regarding new projects, you will be responsible for producing documents for requirements specification, verification and integration.

The role's tasks include:
  • Manage the system throughout its life cycle, already from its definition and specification including its improvement and replacement
  • Managing the customer requirements and system specifications
  • Verification and testing of the system
  • Integration
  • Regular customer contacts and providing support
  • Regular meetings with product managers, developers, project managers and customers to align the system requirement and the development work
  • Development and review of documentation for the system specification
  • Manage correction of problems in the system operation
We believe you should have a Bachelor or Master of Science in Engineering, Technical Physics, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent. Understanding of the interaction between system requirements, software implementation and embedded systems is key. Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written are also required. To fit this role, you should have experience within systems design. Experience within software development is preferable. A background as a development engineer is also beneficial as you are required to have a deeper understanding of how system requirements affect hardware and software design.
You should have experience in at least three of these areas:
  • Systems engineering
  • Requirements specification (preferably in Doors)
  • Systems design and architecture
  • Software design and embedded systems
  • EMC and analog electronics
  • ILS (Integrated Logistics Support) and System Safety
  • System Verification and Integration
  • Customer contacts and support
  • Development of system documentation
  • Troubleshooting

As a person, you are communicative and supportive. You enjoy taking responsibility and you are motivated by problemsolving and technical challenges. It is important that you have the ability to independently plan and operate your work and take your own initiatives when necessary.

Welcome to a workplace with inspiring challenges where the meeting between competence and personality builds the foundation for our success. We look forward to seeing your application as soon as possible!

This position requires that you are approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.
Järfälla in Stockholm, Sweden
Is this an opportunity that looks appealing to you? Apply today, interviews are ongoing. Please contact Dalina T. Steneros for more information at or mobile: +46 76 860 18 73.

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