Company: Saab AB
Location: Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län


Section Managers, Operations Yellow, IT Infrastructure Platforms within Saab (several positions).

Your role

As the future for Saab looks promising we see an increased need of align our IT capabilities within both enterprise IT environment and our separated classified environment. Our organization is changing with enhanced focus on new capabilities and environments. Your task will be to continue developing our organization as an enabler for Saab business by providing development, maintenance and support for IT environments with high security requirements. The organisation Operations Yellow within IT Infrastructure Platforms is responsible for operations, maintenance and change in SAABs enterprise enviroment.

Main tasks:

  • Manage daily operations
  • Develop, manage and control organizational targets
  • Develop and execute maintenance plans
  • Resource planning
  • Plan and secure competence for current and future needs
  • As part of the Operations Yellow management team you are expected to contribute to the development of the whole department

Your profile

You are a responsible, self-driven and innovative leader. As the manager’s role within the IT organisation requires a lot of interaction and cooperation your social capabilities is of very high importance. You have an interest in coaching with the capability of listening and appreciate other people’s experience. You plan and follow up on your teams and tasks. You have a degree from a technical or IT-related education, or proven corresponding work experience. Experience from a leadership position is an advantage, as is previous experience from the IT infrastructure domain (depending on position). Travel both within and outside Sweden occasionally. You need to have good knowledge in both Swedish and English, both verbally and written. This position requires approval in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

We are hiring section managers in the following areas:

Operations Corp

  • Responsibility for operation and maintenance of the enterprise environment.
  • Handling of improvements and coordination of both technology and competence within the different technical areas. Management of maintenance plants including life cycle management. Secure understanding of business needs and a good dialogue between Business Areas, Governance and Operations Yellow.
  • Location: Göteborg, Huskvarna, Järfälla

Change Corp

  • Responsibility for IT change management/customer orders in the enterprise environment.
  • Provide resources and competences for assignments and projects.
  • Location: Göteborg, Huskvarna, Järfälla

What you will be a part of

To secure that Saab continues to deliver our products, such as world-class submarines and fighters, we are now looking for people that wants to take an active part in building a new organisation together with all our colleagues to develop and maintain Saab’s IT environment for modern development.

Group ICT is a part of Saab and is responsible for operation, installation, development and maintenance of IT environments for development and production. Our responsibilities include servers, storage, network, client, databases etc. We also serve with operation of data centers and supports the business with system development and application adaptions. We are also responsible for specifying requirements to vendors and other IT environments within the company. Our daily operations is characterized by systematic security work as well as technology trend watch within our areas of operation.

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.