Researcher in Electrical Engineering
Lund University

Electrical Engineer

Lunds universitet, MAX IV,

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 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.

Your team

In the Automation team, we work with producing electrical schematics, functional documentation, and software integration for all machines within the Lab. Supporting the research community in building and integrating their machines to the facility, with focus on keeping people and machines safe.   

Would you like to work at the brightest lightsource in the world?

MAX IV are looking for an experienced electrical engineer to join our team. Main responsibility for this job is to produce electrical schematics, and supporting the research community in realizing their machinery for research.  

Your main work tasks will be

  • Producing electrical drawings in E-plan P8
  • Supporting electricians during installation
  • Verifying installations
  • Specifying electrical components
  • Ordering material
  • Supporting in-house design of research machinery
  • Standardization of electrical documentation

To be successful in this role you need to have the following qualifications

  • At least five years of work experience in the automation industry
  • At least three years of work experience in Eplan P8
  • Good understanding of SS 436 40 00 and SS-EN 60 204-1

Below are seen as merits

  • Experience with Rockwell automation products
  • Experience in process industry
  • Machine safety design
  • Process safety design
  • Experience with ATEX installations

As a person you must have the ability to cooperate, take initiatives, and be flexible, structured, and quality conscious. You must be fluent in Swedish and English both spoken and written.

Probationary period may apply.

What we offer

When you join our MAX IV family, you step into a world of front edge science. We make the invisible visible by supporting scientist from all over the world, generating scientific results for the benefit of society. We offer you a multicultural work environment with great opportunities for personal development with respect for a healthy work-life balance.

Would you like to work in a challenging and supporting environment? Then join us and take the opportunity to make a real difference!

For further information, please visit:

Probationary period may apply.

On call services may apply in the future.

MAX IV is a Swedish national large-scale research laboratory hosted by Lund University. It provides scientists from Sweden as well as internationally, with state-of-the-art instrumentation for research in areas such as engineering, physics, structural biology, chemistry and nanotechnology. Fully developed it will receive more than 2 000 scientists annually, conducting ground-breaking experiments in materials and life sciences using the brilliant X-ray light.

We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As per agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2021/4126
Magnus Berglund, +46462228824
Union representative
OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62,
SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds , 046-222 93 64,
Published 27.Dec.2021
Last application date 23.Jan.2022 11:59 PM CET

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