Senior Technical Design Authority for Electronic Warfare

Senior Technical Design Authority for Electronic Warfare


Do you want to contribute to a safer world? Our Electronic Warfare world-class signal intelligence- and self-protection systems are outsmarting threats in the electromagnetic spectrum. We are a looking for an experienced systems engineer who wants to join our competent team as a Senior Technical Design Authority for operational systems. Welcome with your application!

Job Description

As a Senior Technical Design Authority (TDA) for operational systems, you will be responsible for one or more units in our self-protection systems currently being used by our customers. In collaboration with other parts of the Engineering department and Production department you will ensure availability, reliability and functionality of the system for our customers. As a TDA for operational products you also have the rare opportunity to interact and work closely with our customers and end users. Since the systems are operational it is difficult to predict what problems will occur which make the role flexible and stimulating.

Your tasks may include:

* Assist out Production personnel when assessing repairs with difficult faults.
* Ensure long term availability through obsolescence monitoring and management.
* Managing stakeholder requirements.
* In collaboration with product management, project management, customers and partners suggest improvements to enhance availability, reliability and functionality of the system.

Who we are looking for

First, Saab is a place for everyone. Operating in a dynamic and unpredictable world, the benefits of a diverse workforce are essential to our success. We need people of different backgrounds, ages and experiences to come together and share their different ideas and perspectives. That's what makes us able to meet our customers' needs today and predict the defence challenges of tomorrow.

We further believe you have a major interest in technology, just as we do, and are motivated by technical challenges and problem solving, which you will get a lot of here. You are a curious and communicative team-player that enjoys working both individually and in teams. It is important for you to always keep a holistic view but you can easily determine when it is needed to understand technical details.


We believe you have a Master of Science in Engineering; Technical Physics, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent. You have 10+ years of experience in working in high technology industry/industries, preferably as a systems engineer with RF or radar as your expertise.

Since we have colleagues, customers and partners world-wide excellent communication skills in both Swedish and English, verbal and written, are required.

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 will apply.

Welcome with you application as soon as possible!

What you will be part of

Saab is a high technology company operating worldwide. Business Area (BA) Surveillance, one of the four Saab business areas, provides efficient solutions for safety and security, for surveillance and decision support, and for threat detection and protection. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems, and cyber security.

Electronic Warfare & Aircraft Systems (EWAS) Systems is a Business Unit within BA Surveillance that provides world-class signal intelligence systems and self-protection systems as well as aircraft systems for next generation JAS Gripen and Global Eye among others.

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.


Is this an opportunity that looks appealing to you? Apply today, interviews will be booked continuously. Please contact Eva Brynedal for more information at or mobile: +46 73 418 45 60.


  • Arbetsplats: Saab Surveillnace AB
  • 1 plats
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  • Publicerat: 27 maj 2022
  • Ansök senast: 24 juni 2022

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