Researchers in material development with expertise in electron microscopy
Stockholm, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Civil engineer, process, chemical engineering
Work model On location
Application due date 1 September 2024
Are you the one?
We want to be more! The metal research institute Swerim conducts industry-related research and development around metals and their path from raw material to finished product. We are 200 employees in two locations in Sweden - Luleå and Stockholm. Our vision is a fossil-free and circular industry. Within Swerim, we conduct research in collaboration with world-leading manufacturers and users of high-performance metallic materials, e.g. stainless steel, aluminium, high strength steel and brass. The group "Structures in metallic materials" has a strong focus on characterization of structure down to the atomic level with the aim of increasing the understanding of the connection between manufacturing processes, microstructure and properties in metallic materials. Our group is responsible for metallographic methods with a special focus on electron microscopy and we need to strengthen our team in that area. About the service. A significant part of the work will focus on the use and further development of our analysis instruments, above all SEM and TEM, especially with a focus on work on stainless steels. You will work on both shorter assignments and longer research projects. The work is carried out in close collaboration with industry, other research institutes and universities, both in Sweden and internationally. You will have an independent role while being part of a research team with colleagues from across the company. There are also great opportunities to influence the future direction of the work based on your own drive and initiative. Qualifications You basically have a master of science in engineering or equivalent with a focus on materials. A postgraduate education and a few years of industry experience are meritorious. Below are some additional qualifications that are important for the position: * Experience working with SEM and TEM for metallic materials is a requirement. * Knowledge of other analysis methods, e.g. scattering and imaging with synchrotron light and neutrons, * Overall understanding of the connection between process, structure and properties in metallic materials, especially stainless steel is meritorious. Who are you? We are looking for you who are fundamentally interested in solving technical problems, take personal responsibility and can communicate your research in English orally and in writing regardless of target group. Knowing Swedish is a strong merit. You are easy to collaborate with, are curious and driven, like challenges, responsibility, fast pace and are passionate about the possibilities of new technology and focus on the benefits for the industry. Swerim is convinced that diversity contributes to an innovative environment where together we challenge boundaries and develop new knowledge and skills for the future. It is important that you share our core values ​​of collaboration, commitment, curiosity and integrity as they are fundamental to the business. What do we offer you? If you meet our basic requirements, we offer an exciting workplace with a lot of personal responsibility and great opportunities for personal development. The position is a full-time permanent position and the location is Stockholm (Kista). Welcome with your application Do you think it sounds interesting and want to know more? Please get in touch by filling in the form below by Sunday, September 1 at the latest. You will receive a confirmation that Swerim has received your application. We read and call for interviews continuously. We look forward to hearing more about you and what you want to contribute with us. More information If you want to know more about the service, you are most welcome to contact one of us below: * Shirin Nouhi, group manager Structures in metallic materials, 073-091 54 33, shirin.nouhi@swerim.se * Anna Söderbäck, HR, 070-355 34 83, anna.soderback.se Union representatives * Adam Ståhlkrantz, Sweden's engineers, 076-145 14 41 * Peiman Bigloo, Unionen, 070-338 25 02