Project manager for the Center for Distance Bridging Technology
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position IT technician/Computer technician
Work model On location
Are you the one?
Luleå University of Technology is in strong growth with world-leading competence in several research areas. We shape the future through innovative education and ground-breaking research results, and based on the Arctic region, we create global social benefit. Our scientific and artistic research and education are conducted in close collaboration with international, national and regional companies, public actors and leading universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.9 billion per year. We currently have 1,840 employees and 17,670 students. In the coming years, multi-billion sums will be invested in Norrbotten and Västerbotten in large projects aimed at a more sustainable society nationally as well as globally. Luleå University of Technology is involved in several of these highly topical research projects and the social transformation that follows. We have a wide range of training to match the skills that are in demand. We hope you will help us build the sustainable companies and communities of the future. For the Center for Distance Bridging Technology (CDT) at Luleå University of Technology, we are now looking for a project manager to strengthen our capacity in Skellefteå or Luleå. CDT focuses on research, development and innovation in digital technology in collaboration with business, academia and society in local, regional, national and international projects and programmes. More information about CDT can be found here. Job duties At CDT, you will work in a driven team of project managers with the task of planning and leading national and international research and innovation collaborations with industry, institutes, universities and authorities. We offer an exciting and stimulating job with the goal of developing new knowledge and new innovations based on advanced digital technology within, among other things, smart societies, Cloud and Edge Computing, the Internet of Things, 5G/6G and Artificial Intelligence. In projects, we work closely together with the researchers at the university, companies, the public sector and civil society. Qualifications We believe you are proactive and interested in collaborating with the university's research areas in digitization and overall future areas/visions, as well as contributing to CDT's contact network with international, national and regional actors. You who apply have at least a university degree. You have work experience from academia, industry or the public sector with project activities as an important part. Merit is if you have a wide contact network within the IT industry in Norr- and Västerbotten counties and the rest of Norrland. Experience from work at or with research financiers is also meritorious, but not a requirement. You speak fluent Swedish and have good knowledge of English. As a person, you enjoy being; • Develop cooperation between researchers, companies, authorities and citizens • Design, lead and deliver projects in research, development and innovation • Apply for project funds from Swedish and international R&D financiers (for example the EU's framework programme, Vinnova, the Energy Agency, Formas and the EU's structural funds) • Appear in larger public national and international contexts as a representative of CDT's operations Information The position is a permanent employment of 100% scope and is located in Skellefteå or Luleå. Probationary employment may be applied. The position means that you need to travel regionally, nationally and internationally. For more information please contact: Björn Backe, operations manager CDT, 0920–49 21 11, Johan Wenngren, head of department, 0920–49 2059, Union representatives: SACO-S Kjell Johansson, 0920–49 1529 OFR-S Lars Frisk, 0920–49 1792 Application We prefer that you apply for the position via the link below where you attach a personal letter, CV and at least two references. Please mark your application with the reference number below. The application and diploma must be written in Swedish or English. Application deadline: 7 June 2024 Reference number: 2017–2024
Why you should work with us!

Luleå University of Technology's sustainability work is based on our vision to shape the future through innovative educations and groundbreaking research results and to create global societal benefits based on the Arctic region. This work is based, among other things, on Agenda 2030 and the 17 global goals for sustainable development.

Multi-billion are currently being invested in Norrbotten and Västerbotten, for a fossil-free future. At Luleå University of Technology, you can find skill-enhancing courses and training that the green transition demands. Come and work with us or with one of the other companies in the green transition. Find collaborations or a workforce for your organization and contribute to a sustainable society.

Application due date 2024-06-07
About the employer
Luleå University of Technology experiences rapid growth with world-leading expertise within several research domains. Our research is carried out in close collaboration with companies such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF as well as with leading international universities and national and regional actors. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.9 billion per year. We currently have 1,815 employees and 19,155 students.