As a team member in Concept and marketing simulators, you will be working with new system design on different levels of the aircraft simulation. Beyond that, you will work with supporting current systems that are in operation. There will be a lot of problem solving, learning and investigating to reach the goal to make the Gripen system efficient and successful. A large part of the Gripen avionics software is included in a development simulators This means that you will over time acquire significant knowledge about the Gripen aircraft and its avionics system, even though the pool of knowledge will never stop feeding your curiosity. As a developer of concept and marketing simulators you will be given the opportunity, at times, to travel with the marketing simulators acting as an operator and tech support, when the simulators are participating in marketing activities in Sweden and abroad.
We work in a Unix/Linux based development environment and use C, C++, Bash, Python and Git. Naturally, there is a big advantage that you are proficient in these tools. However, if you work comfortably in most of them, that is not a problem.
As the name development simulators suggest, the way forward in some areas are under development, therefore we see that you need to adapt to new ideas and solutions and be a part of creating them.
Your personal characteristics and drive are very important to us and may outweigh pre-existing knowledge and experience.
As this position includes work with classified defence information, it is required that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.
You are welcome to send us your application in either Swedish or English.
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.
What you will be a part of
Saab is a global defence and security company active within air, land and sea defence, civil safety and commercial aviation technology. Saab currently has 14 700 co-workers active in all continents and is a technology leader within many areas, with one fifth of income being reinvested in research and development.
Aeronautics is a business area within Saab. We offer aircraft related subsystems, drones, aircraft substructures, and service to defence customers as well as civil aviation across the world. Aeronautics is also responsible for the development, production, marketing, sales, and support of the Gripen System.
The department Simulators, Training and Support is part of Saab Aeronautics' research and development organization. We develop simulators, rigs, and support systems for all product development phases (concept, marketing, development and validation). The department also develops its own products: training simulators for pilots and technicians. Within the department we have all the engineering knowledge required to design, develop, produce and deliver products, and to provide training for the products and systems.
Contact inormation: If you have questions regarding the position, contact Joakim Walldén, Recruiting Manager: +46 13 184936
We welcome your application in both English and Swedish.
This position includes access to classified information, therefore you are required to conduct a security screening in accordance with the Protective Security Act and be approved for security clearance by the authority.