School of Engineering Sciences at KTH

Job description

We are searching for a research assistant at KTH Vehicle dynamics. This position includes the development and design of a test bed for bicycle comfort. The position requires innovation, light-handedness, precision and good documentation.

What we offer

  • A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and skills for a sustainable future.
  • Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and dynamic working environment
  • Work in Stockholm , in close proximity to nature
  • Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH. 

Read more about what it is like to work at KTH



  • Have a degree in Master of Engineering, CAD designer or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience within CAD.

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience within technical documentation
  • Experience in the area of bicycle design is meritorious.
  • Skills in German language are meritorious.

Personal characteristics:
•    Reliable
•    Motivated
•    Responsibility-taking
•    Independent
•    Problem solving

Great emphasis will be placed on personal skills.

Trade union representatives

You will find contact information to trade union representatives at KTH's webbpage.

To apply for the position

Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply for this position. You are responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the instructions in the ad. Your complete application must be received by KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

The application must include:

  • CV including relevant professional experience and knowledge.
  • Personal letter. Max one page long.

About the employment

The employment is valid for a limited time according to the agreement - for up to 5 months, with access according to agreement.

Other information

Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values.

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Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full-time/Part-time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 75 % - 100 %
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number S-2024-0490
  • Malte Rothhämel,
Published 15.Apr.2024
Last application date 24.Apr.2024 11:59 PM CEST

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