Systems Test & Integration Engineer

Systems Test & Integration Engineer, 32-40h @ Apeldoorn

At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our mission – to make the world a safer place.


What you will be a part of

Saab Traffic Management (TM) serves customers around the globe with advanced solutions that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. One of the three operating units within TM is Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) solutions. This includes Radar, Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), port and vessel traffic management information systems (VTMIS).

Marine Traffic Managements has offices in Apeldoorn, Sweden, Hong Kong, Canada and Belgium.

We currently have an opening for a Systems Test & Integration Engineer Marine Traffic for the Apeldoorn office.


Your role

Our solution is often a holistic system integrating COTS products like radars, Radio communication, network, meteorological sensors and computer hardware. The Systems Test & Integration Engineer is responsible for the integration of the various systems in the Apeldoorn office and on site. We are looking for candidate with knowledge of Linux, network and system testing. You will perform the test and integration activities that includes the installation and configuration of the Saab software products, integration of third party hardware, writing and executing acceptance tests and collaborate with the software development teams. For your role, some travel is expected (up to 10%) within your work area (Nationally & Internationally).


You are responsible to:

 Plan and perform configuration, integration and test activities;

 Adapt the Saab product configuration to implement customer specific requirements;

 Define, set up and maintain a test system in the factory;

 Integrate custom developed software into the customer system;

 Install the software, integrate and tune the system at the customers premises;

 Host and conduct customer witnessed acceptance tests;

 Customize operational and maintenance manuals;

 Prepare and execute trainings for customers;

 Support system design;

 Support and report to the Project Manager.


Your skills and experience

 Higher degree or experience in a relevant subject (e.g. computer science or electrical engineering);

 Five or more years of experience in a comparable role;

 Knowledge of Linux (Command Line Terminal), (Bash) scripting and LAN networks;

 Communicate (writing and speaking) fluently English and Dutch;

 Hands-on mentality, independent and a quick learner;

 Training skills;

 Understanding the Shipping/Vessel Traffic Management domain is a plus;

 Travel up to 10% may be required, nationally and/or internationally.


About Saab

Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.