Security Manager to Saab [NB this opening has expired]

Occupation: Säkerhetsrådgivare
Employer: Saab Survaillance AB
Workplace location: Göteborg, Västra Götalands län, Sverige
Last application date: 2022-10-21
Publication date: 2022-10-14

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Do you want to develop security at one of Sweden's most high-tech companies? Security is prioritized, on top management's agenda and crucial for competitiveness, profitability and trust on a challenging global market.

Your role

Saab is looking for a security manager at Saab Business Area Surveillance in Kallebäck/Göteborg.

As a security manager at Saab, you will work in an international environment where advanced security threats are part of the everyday business alongside complex business environments and projects with high business impact.

In your role you will be responsible for analysing and supporting the business in their risk mitigations and the task of identifying and prevent security threats of different nature. You will also support the business handling external and internal security demands, and be a key player in handling incidents and raising security awareness.

Your main tasks will be:


Security from both a physical site and personal perspective.

Risk management, including risk assessments

Incident- and crisis management, including incident investigations.

Compliance management

Teaching, training and presentations

Information security management will be a major part of your everyday work.

Would you like to know more about the Saab-life and the benefits of joining us? Read our People Philosophy.

Your profile

Required skills:


A university degree or equivalent competence acquired through work life experience in security risk management, crisis management and/or similar

Good communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

Good problem solving and analytical skills

Several years of experience from working with security risk management, crisis management and/or similar

Desired skills:


Experience from working with Swedish protective security

Experience from working for government authorities or in a global company including understanding of information security related issues in the business process

Leadership/management experience

Experience from working with incident handling and/or incident investigations

You are a true team player, always focusing at the team results.

Ability to build and maintain networks and good relations inside as well as outside your own organization

Personal qualities will be of great importance and it is paramount that you are trustworthy with strong ethics and personal integrity. You understand the need for balanced security in a business driven environment. As a security manager at Saab you are likely to get in contact with classified information. 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 may apply.

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, both for the military and civilian domain. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems and C4I solutions.

Within Saab Security we have anchored a Saab wide ambition to become world-leading in Security Risk Management and to be referred to by other Security professionals as the company having the best practices in place.

The security function at Business Area Surveillance is a team consisting of competences such as site security, security administration, information security and security risk management. You will work at our facility in Järfälla and support the Business Units there and their operations and you will report to Head of Business Area Security Risk Management.

We are a global company and we work in an international context, which will require travelling and you need to feel confident in both speaking and writing in 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.

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