Postdoc in Computer Science with focus on twin technologies

Mälardalen University
November 28, 2023
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Postdoc in Computer Science with focus on twin technologies Västeras

Mälardalen University is growing and evolving due to increased research funding from the Swedish Government. Join our team on this exciting journey towards MDU`s vision, to be a progressive and collaborative University where together we shape a sustainable future. You can make a difference. Together, we can create a sustainable future through knowledge and innovation. We believe that knowledge and new perspectives are best attained and reached together in collaboration with others – our colleagues, students, the private and public sectors, both nationally and internationally.

Around 17 000 students are currently studying courses and programmes with us in the various domains. We offer education in areas such as design and communication, economics, health, engineering and technology, preschool and compulsory school teacher training as well as in chamber music and opera. In most of our areas we also offer programmes entirely taught in English. We conduct research in all disciplinary domains and our research in Future Energy and Embedded Systems is internationally prominent.

Mälardalen University is located in Sweden, on both sides of Lake Mälaren, with campuses in Eskilstuna and Västerås. Mälardalen is a region dominated by strong growth with several multinational companies based here such as ABB, Volvo, Westinghouse, Alstom and Northvolt. We enjoy close cooperation with the region's private sector, municipalities, and county councils.

At the School of Innovation, Design and Engineering our students are studying to be for example innovators, entrepreneurs, illustrators, communications officers, network technicians and engineers. Here we have the research specialisations of Embedded Systems, and Innovation and Product Realisation. Our work takes place in cooperation with and in strategic agreements with companies, organisations and public authorities in the region.

Employment information

Employment: Temporary employment, 2 years Scope: Full time Closing date for application: 2023-11-28 Campus location: Västeras School: School of Education, Culture and Communication, (UKK), NES

Position description

We offer a postdoc position in digital twin technologies within the D-RODS project funded by the Vinnova.

The researcher will focus on developing solutions that enable the verifiable creation and execution of dynamic digital twin models.

The researcher will be hosted by the D-RODS project at the Electrical and Computer Engineering research direction and will work closely with students, senior researchers, and industrial partners in the group.

The position is a temporary employment of 2 years.

Qualifications requirements

The applicant is required to have a PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer and electrical engineering or equivalent and have demonstrated scientific skill through independent research efforts in relation to the project focus. In addition, scientific skill may have been demonstrated through current experience and the ability to achieve results in research through collaboration in joint projects for the benefit of academia and business/public activities/society. Academic and industrial networking and ability to establish such networks is important.

Knowledge of formal methods, testing and machine learning domains is a requirement.

The applicant must have completed the degree no more than three years before the end of the application period.

Fluent in English, both written and spoken, and have good cooperation skills both with colleagues and with external actors. It is important to have the ability to think strategically and to achieve strategic goals, as well as the ability to lead others towards common goals.

Decisive importance is attached to personal suitability. We value the qualities that an even distribution of age and gender, as well as ethnic and cultural diversity, can contribute to the organisation.


A background in optimization is of high merit.

- Existing experience with digital twin approaches is an additional merit .


Application is made online. Make your application by clicking the "Apply" button below.

The scientific publications that you do not have in digital form are to be sent by post to:

Mälardalen University Division of Human Resources 2023/2393 Box 883 721 23 Västerås

The applicant is responsible for ensuring that the application is complete in accordance with the advertisement and will reach the University no later than closing date for application.

We look forward to receiving your application!

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Union representatives:

Michaël Le Duc (SACO), tel: +46 (0) 21-10 14 02 Susanne Meijer (OFR), Tel: +46 (0) 21-10 14 89

Contact person

Tiberiu Seceleanu


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