Monday, 18 January 2016

Engineering Graduate Opportunity At Saab Grintek 2016

In an ever changing environment, Saab Grintek Defence needs innovative technical people to engineer its technologically advanced products. Saab Grintek Defence currently has an opportunity for an RF Graduate Intern to join the RF Sub Systems team in Cape Town.Saab Grintek Defence design, develop and manufacture Radar detection systems for the Naval industry. The RF Engineering department, a subset of Electrical Engineering, develop electronic systems with RF solutions at its core. The applications range from Radar detection, electronic signal intelligence and even electronic radar manipulation.

Your role

  • Testing and fault finding of RF circuitry

  • Prepare test documentation in conjunction with the RF Product Technical Design Authority (TDA)

  • Technical assistance to Production and System Integration teams during the execution of sub-system testing

  • Assist RF product TDA with design solutions

  • Assist the TDA with the maintenance of RF product baselines of existing and new products

  • Assist in the planning and management of the technical development process and monitor technical performance

  • Support the product industrialisation phase and production

  • Assist with budgets – Capex and hardware costing

  • Assist with costing inputs for Marketing


  • B Eng Qualification

Key skills required:

  • Knowledge of multi-disciplinary engineering and R&D

  • Knowledge of and / or experience in RF and microwave technology

  • Must be able to use RF analogue test equipment

  • Must be able to read circuit diagrams

  • Good communication skills

  • Experience in the use of RF simulation software

  • Systematic fault finding skills

  • Exposure to system engineering (product development processes)

Applications close on 05 February 2016.

Click here to apply online

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