Business-oriented researcher within the highvoltage area

Publiceringsdatum: 2018-09-07


The RISE institutes Innventia, SP, and Swedish ICT have merged in order to become a stronger research and innovation partner. Through our international collaboration programmes with academia, industry, and the public sector, we ensure the competitiveness of the Swedish business community on an international level and contribute to a sustainable society. Our 2,300 employees support and promote all manner of innovative processes, and our roughly 100 testbeds and demonstration facilities are instrumental in developing the future-proofing of products, technologies, and services.

Business-oriented researcher within the highvoltage area

Would you like to contribute to future of Sweden?

Sharp international competition, Digitalization, Greenhouse effect and sustainability are examples of challenges that the Swedish society and business life is facing. RISE provides support for Sweden and Swedish industry through research in collaboration with industry, academia and the public sector.

  • Do you want to work in a stimulating environment with colleagues who want to make a difference?
  • Do you want to contribute to the social benefit at large?
  • Can you easily see connections between different technologies and research areas and how they can collaborate to make even more customer benefits?
  • Do you get energy from almost the endless possibilities that lie in future techniques?
  • Do you want to help Swedish industry to maintain and strengthen its competitiveness, national and international?

RISE Measurement Science and Technology’s role in Sweden is to provide traceable measurements to underpin quality assured measurements. We are appointed as National Laboratory for physical quantities. Our work aims at supporting Sweden’s competitiveness through traceable calibrations and strong competence in matters related to measurement techniques.

Your role in our high-voltage group

Our team is well established on the international scene and has a decisive influence in our main fields of high-voltage and power & energy. The group consists of more than 15 engineers and academic researchers with deep specialisations in our area. Starting from quantum realisations of DC voltage and resistance, we develop measurement techniques for application in industry, both for traditional needs but also for emerging needs in new areas. An example of a new area is battery applications in mobility industry, where we are developing new solutions to test needs.

Your main task is to stimulate research within the high-voltage group. You like to take responsibility for the whole process from proposals to performing research. You will partake in national and international networks where you build relations, build platforms and create strategies for cooperation with other NMI:s (National Metrology Institutes), Standardisation groups and Cigré (Pre-normative expert groups), universities and research departments of our clients .  For your support you will find an infrastructure based on the wide competences of your colleagues, as well as the width and breadth of neighbouring departments at RISE.

How do you become successful in this role?

We believe that you have a graduate degree in experimental physics, electrotechnology or a related field. We think that you have excellent skills in communication and you like to cooperate with others. You are curious and in so you have the ability to quickly fathom new or nearby technical areas. You are an enthusiastic person and you like to inspire people around you and finally we think you really like challenges. The position we offer provides great opportunities for you to develop professionally and to participate in our development of new services and methods. You are proficient in English, both in writing and orally. Swedish is not mandatory; we will help with Swedish education if needed.

Your location will be in Borås and you report to the manager of the group.

Does this sound interesting and you would like to know more you are more than welcome to contact our deputy Group Leader Mathias Nordlund +46 (0)10-516 5027. The last date for application is the 30th of September and our Union representatives are Lazaros Tsantaridis +46 (0)10-516 62 21 and Linda Ikatti, +46 (0)10-516 51 61



  • Anställningstyp: Heltidsanställd
  • Ort: Borås
  • Erfarenhet: Ej Specificerat
  • Publiceringsdatum: 2018-09-07

Om Oss

Välkommen till RISE Research Institutes of Sweden
För dig som drivs av utmaningar, är nyfiken på framtiden och som vill göra skillnad, erbjuder vi en arbetsplats där du har stora möjligheter att själv påverka vad du vill jobba med och hur du kan utvecklas.

På RISE jobbar mer än 2200 medarbetare på olika sätt med forskning och teknik som gör nytta för samhället. Vi drivs av kreativitet, kunskap och samverkan för att uppnå vår mission – accelerating innovation. I vår roll som forskningsinstitut erbjuder vi lösningar på existerande och framtida behov baserat på tillämpad forskning. Dessa lösningar utvecklas tillsammans med kunder, partners och användare i form av produkter och tjänster.

Vår vision
RISE vision är att vara en internationellt ledande innovationspartner. Med det menar vi att vi ska ha en ledande roll som ett starkt forskningsinstitut som stödjer svensk industri och dess konkurrenskraft på en global marknad. Detta genom att bidra till introduktion och tillämpning av svensk industris innovation, teknik och produkter på marknaden, både här hemma och i världen. I vår roll som forskningsinstitut ligger också att skapa nätverk och nya samarbetsmöjligheter för våra kunder och samarbetspartners både nationellt och internationellt.