Consultant in defense technology
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Building consultant
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Company description

AFRY is a leading European company with a global reach in technology, design and consulting. We are accelerating the transition towards a sustainable society.

We are 19,000 dedicated experts in infrastructure, industry, energy and digitization, creating sustainable solutions for future generations.

Job description

Now we invest in strengthening our operations within defense technology in central Norrland!

Now we are looking for you who are stimulated by variety in everyday life and who want to make a difference and contribute to a more robust and safe society together with us!

As a consultant within AFRY, you get to combine your defense technical background with a technology-related role.

We are looking for people who want to work in one or more areas of expertise:

  • Defense technology (land arena, naval systems, aviation and command systems)
  • Systems Engineering (systems work and a holistic perspective in working with technical systems during all or parts of its life cycle)
  • ILS - Integrated logistics support
  • Defense logistics and technical service
  • System security and functional security
  • IT security and Cybersecurity

You can either work as a technical specialist, generalist or project manager in one of the areas of competence described.

Requirements specification

We are looking for you with commitment and the drive to succeed! Experience as a consultant is advantageous, but your attitude is crucial. To be successful as a consultant with us, you need to have good initiative, collaborative skills and be good at communicating and taking responsibility for the challenges you face.

We want you to be at least a university engineer and have at least several years of professional experience from a technology-related role from defence, the defense industry or related areas. You have a good understanding of the systems life cycle process. As many of our customers are defense industry and authorities, you should be able to express yourself well in both Swedish and English.

Depending on the assignment, the work is carried out either from the office or at the customer's place. Business trips may occur.

Swedish citizenship is a requirement and a security clearance may be relevant before employment.

Locations: Östersund, Sollefteå, Örnsköldsvik and Umeå.

More information

At AFRY, we offer a modern workplace with a global perspective, collective agreements and a range of employee benefits. Our staff club Club AFRY organizes social activities to strengthen the community.

We are convinced that diversity strengthens us and strive to create a creative and successful workplace. We invest in our employees' development with individual development plans and the opportunity to take courses and certifications.

We believe in work-life balance and strive to create a healthy work environment. This is perhaps why we are ranked as one of Sweden's most popular employers.

We look forward to your application, including your CV and a few words about yourself and which area(s) you are most interested in working in.

Contact information for questions:

Stefan Oscarsson, Market Area Manager

Ellinor Danielsson, Recruitment partner

Feel free to apply today, but the application deadline is 30 May 2024. Selection and interviews take place continuously.

We refrain from direct contact with staffing and recruitment companies and sellers of additional job advertisements.

At AFRY, we drive change in everything we do. We believe that change happens when bold ideas come together, when we collaborate, create innovation and embrace creative solutions, that's how we create the future. We are constantly looking for qualified candidates to join our inclusive teams around the world. Become part of us and accelerate the green transition

Why you should work with us!

AFRY is a European leader in engineering, design, and advisory services, with a global reach. We accelerate the transition towards a sustainable society.

We are 17,000 devoted experts in infrastructure, industry, energy and digitalisation, creating sustainable solutions for generations to come.

At AFRY we have inclusive and diverse teams with deep sector knowledge. The world is complex, and we need to see the bigger picture when we make decisions. If we want to improve how we do things, examining one aspect of society will not be enough. Our times call for expertise, an inclusive and diverse team, and, last but not least, brave leadership. We believe diversity is a strength, and that an inclusive workplace is a more dynamic and creative workplace, where people feel better – and where great ideas come to life.

Welcome and join us.

Application due date 2024-06-30
About the employer
At AFRY, we have deep knowledge across industries and geographies and are at the forefront of technology, design and innovation. We are uniquely placed to solve challenges faced by our clients. Through our clients and partners, we can influence positive development for future society, and reduce climate impact. Welcome and join us.