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Research Engineer within electrical engineering, computer technology – Lund University, Oct 2022


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Lund University invites applications for a Research Engineer tasks will be to develop and support the platform for testing of new wireless technologies at the Department of Electrical and Information technology, Sweden – Oct 2022

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General Info

Position: Research engineer
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: ,
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: Subject to Norms
Salary: Subject to norms

Faculty of Engineering
Lund University, Lund, Sweden

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Qualification Details

We are looking for a research engineer in the boundary between hardware implementation and software systems.Required qualifications for the position are:

  • documented technical education within electrical engineering, computer technology or similar.
  • very good proficiency in spoken and written English
  • engineering knowledge in FPGA-programming
  • knowledge in programming, including network applications.

Additional qualifications for the position are:

  • advanced level education within engineering.
  • work experience in relevant areas.
  • experience of development of complex systems, including data handling and synchronization.
  • experience of hardware development, including circuit design and PCB manufacturing.
  • experience of sensor systems and remote-controlled platforms.

Consideration will also be given to how the applicant’s experience and skills complement and strengthen ongoing research within the department, and how they stand to contribute to its future development.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Description of the workplace

You will be working at the department of Electrical and Information technology, and primary in the divisions of Communications engineering and Integrated electronic systems. These divisions are building a common platform to test the next generation of communication systems. The work will be done in close collaboration with researchers and PhD-students at the department.

Work duties

During the first years a large part of your tasks will be to develop and support the platform for testing of new wireless technologies, LIS – Large Intelligent Surfaces, that is being built at the department. This consists of a very large number of transmitters and receivers, all with their respective antennas, spread over a large surface. The testbed is financed both from Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research and an ELLIIT infrastructure project. With the help of the ELLIIT-financing it will also include network servers and remote operated mobile units that will make it possible to perform experiments from a distance without physical presence, which will open up the use of the platform for more users. Later the work will include development and operation of other test beds, research projects and experiments at the department. The tasks might change over time.

How to Apply?

Application Method: Online Application
Ref. No.: PA2022/2078

Application Procedure

Applications are to be submitted via the University’s recruitment system. The application should include a CV and a personal letter justifying your interest in the position and how it matches your qualifications. The application should also include a degree certificates or equivalent and any other document to which you would like to draw attention (copies of grade transcripts, details of referees, letters of recommendation, etc.)” 

About the Department/Section/Group

LTH forms the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University, with approximately 9 000 students. The research carried out at LTH is of a high international standard and we are continuously developing our teaching methods and adapting our courses to current needs.

About the Employer: Lund University, Sweden

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We offer

Lund University is a public authority which means that employees get particular benefits, generous annual leave and an advantageous occupational pension scheme. We aim to create a good opportunities for a healthy work-life balance. Read more on the University website about being a Lund University employee Work at Lund University

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Published on: | Last Updated: Sep 21, 2022 | at nViews Career by nViews Career Team