Lund University, Faculty of Engineering, LTH

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 45 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

Description of the workplace 

You will work at the Department of Electrical and Information Technology, mainly within the Division of Secure and Networked Systems (SecNet). SecNet has several research projects based on software and cloud systems, often including testbeds. The research at SecNet is often in collaboration with industry.   

Work duties 

You will mainly work with development and maintenance of software and cloud infrastructures with applications for both research and undergraduate education. The first years, a large majority of the work will be focused on development of a testbed for edge computing over 5G, financed by an ELLIIT infrastructure grant. Later, the work can be focused on a cloud infrastructure for 6G. Other work duties can be to develop software and cloud infrastructures for labs within the undergraduate education. There will be possibilities to directly participate in research projects and be involved in teaching in undergraduate courses. Your work duties may change over time.


Required qualifications for the position are:

  • Documented education within Computer Engineering, IT, Network systems, or similar.
  • Documented excellent profiency in software development, cloud system integration, and network technologies and systems.
  • Very good oral and written profiency in English.

Additional qualifications for the position are:

  • University education in engineering.
  • Work experience in relevant areas.
  • Experience of teaching or other pedagogic activities.
  • Experience of research.
  • Experience of development of research infrastructure, for example testbeds.

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. 

We offer 

Lund University is a public authority which means that employees get particular benefits, generous annual leave and an advantageous occupational pension scheme. Read more on the University website about being a Lund University employee Work at Lund University.

Further information 

Employment is for an indefinite term with a scope of 100 per cent of full time starting as soon as possible or by agreement.

How to apply 

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.)”  

Welcome to apply! 

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As soon as possible according to agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2022/1896
  • Maria Kihl, avdelningsföreståndare,
Union representative
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet,
Published 22.Sep.2023
Last application date 09.Oct.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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