Quality Manager within Software Development

Arbetsgivare: Saab AB
Arbetsort: Göteborg
Publiceringdatum: 2020-10-24

Quality Manager within Software Development

Could this be the next step in your career within Saab?
Do you have a passion for quality and performance? Then Quality Management is the right place for you!

Your role

You will work as a Quality Manager, with focus within BU Radar Solutions Software Development. You will support the Software Development within BU Radar Solutions with Quality Assurance activities, support the Management Teams with quality initiatives and support, as well as act as quality support for Line Managers and Employees within the organisation.

You will have assignments as Software Quality Assurance Engineer (SQAE) within projects and work in close interaction with BU Radar Solutions Project Quality Managers.

A Software Quality Assurance Engineer (SQAE) is an independent role, responsible for planning, execution and reporting of the software quality assurance activities during software development in projects.

You will be required to handle a wide range of tasks within the framework of quality management in all your assignments.

You will report directly to BU Radar Solutions Quality Director, Head of Quality & Flight Safety and the Design Responsible Managers you interact with in your assignments.

You will also perform internal audits, either on your own or as part of an audit team.

Your profile

You have a technical background (preferably within Software Development), with a thorough interest of quality assurance and operational excellence.

We think that you should have a well-developed drive and integrity, in order to fulfill the role as Quality Manager, since some quality actions may be challenging.

You have a coaching approach with good skills in change management and improvements.

Required skills:


Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering or other relevant college education (preferably within Software Development)

Experience of Quality Assurance activities within Software Development

Audit experience

Experience of certification to standards ISO 9001 and/or EN9100

Good language skills in Swedish and English, verbally and in writing

The ability to work well with many different people and professions is a key to success and excellent communication skills is required

Desired skills:


Relevant education and experience within quality management

Knowledge of standards RTCA DO-278A and RTCA DO-178C

Experience of the Saab product portfolio

Configuration Management experience

Leadership experience

Coaching experience

Good knowledge of requirements according to TickITplus certification

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.

This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

What you will be a part of

Business Area Surveillance 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 C4I solutions, and Cyber Security.

Business Unit Radar Solutions have the business responsibility for AEW&C System, Fighter Radar & Data Links and Surface Based Radar Systems.

If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here

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.

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Saab AB
Sök jobbet senast 20.11.2020
Ange referens: REQ_05664