Lund University was founded in 1666 and is regularly ranked as one of the world’s top 100 higher education institutions. The University has 41 000 students and 7 500 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.
MAX IV Laboratory has operated successfully for more than 30 years and runs the new MAX IV synchrotron facility in Lund. Fully developed it will receive more than 2 000 scientists annually, from Sweden and the rest of the world. They will do research in areas such as materials science, structural biology, chemistry and nanotechnology. 200 people are currently employed at the MAX IV Laboratory.
MAX IV, inaugurated June 2016, is the largest and most ambitious Swedish investment in national research infrastructure and the brightest source of X-rays worldwide. MAX IV Laboratory is hosted by Lund University.
•Understanding/modeling of all accelerator magnets.
•Systems ownership of all accelerator magnets (including responsibility for reliability, uptime, and maintenace).
•Develop required magnetic measurement procedures, carry out magnetic studies and document.
•Develop new magnet designs for extensions/upgrades in collaboration with accelerator physics, vacuum experts, mechanical/electrical engineers.
•Assist in specification and procurement of new magnets or replacements for existing magnets.
•QC of new or replacement magnets (including possibly magnetic measurements, calibration, and documentation).
The successful candidate has a university degree in engineering and/or physics and has extensive magnet engineering experience, preferably room-temperature accelerator magnets for synchrotron light sources. Experience in room-temperature magnet design as well as magnetic measurements and documentation is required.
In this position the candidate must be able to work independently, take responsibility for projects and collaborate well with engineering and physics experts from a broad range of fields. Very good skills in English, both oral and written, are required.
Probationary period may apply.
Please state requested salary in your application.
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Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As agreed
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
County Skåne län
Reference number PA2016/4038
Simon C. Leemann, Group Manager , +46703873168, email@example.com
Pedro Fernandes Tavares, Machine Director, +46766323317
OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Last application date 27.January.2017 11:59 PM CET