Do you want to contribute to top quality medical research?
The activities at the Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and
Ethics (LIME) include education and research in systems, leadership and
management in health care, lifelong learning for healthcare professionals,
ethics and policy issues related to health care and research, health care
information systems, social innovation and suicide prevention. We run three
master's programmes and several executive and professional education courses.
We collaborate with Region Stockholm, various authorities and companies, as
well as with patient organizations.
Within our research group in Health Informatics Center, you will find a
unique opportunity to work closely together with cutting edge researchers in
the intersection between healthcare organization and technology. We offer an
engaging and international research environment where you may contribute to
high quality research on an internationally competitive level.
You will be working in our innovation action cybersecurity project SECANT
(SECurity And privacy protectioN in Internet of Things devices). Your
mission will focus on the research activities around cybersecurity and privacy
within Healthcare, as well as to the scientific development and validation of
cybersecurity tools for
collaborative threat intelligence collection, analysis and sharing;
innovative risk analysis specifically designed for interconnected nodes of a healthcare ecosystem;
cutting-edge trust and accountability mechanisms for data protection
security awareness training for more informed security choices.
In this role, you will be responsible for the research tasks related to the
development and implementation of research-oriented cybersecurity software
components. Your responsibilities will extend from scientific system design
and architecture to high-level programming, performance testing, and systems
To be eligible for employment as a Research Specialist, in addition to holding
a Degree of Doctor, PhD, or having equivalent scientific expertise, the
applicant must have demonstrated research expertise as well as have documented
research experience after defending their doctoral dissertation.
It is mandatory that the applicant meets the following requirements:
Ph.D. in computer engineering, computer science, health informatics.
Advanced knowledge of front-end languages including HTML5, CSS,
Back-end languages including Java, Python, Rails, Ruby, .NET, and PHP.
English on a professional level.
It is particularly meritorious that the applicant has shown
Knowledge of database systems and SQL and MongoDB
Good communication skills.
Previous proven experience in EU H2020 projects.
It is meritorious that the applicant has shown
Previous experience as research engineer.
High-level project management skills.
After an overall assessment of the expertise and merits of the applicants in
relation to the subject area, Karolinska Institutet will determine which of
them has the best potential to contribute to a positive development of the
activities at KI.
What do we offer?
A creative and inspiring environment with wide-ranging expertise and
interests. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world's leading medical
universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life
and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct
successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in
Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is a state university, which entitles to several
benefits such as extended holiday and generous occupational pension. Employees
also have access to our modern gym for free and receive reimbursements for
We prefer that Your application is written in English, but You can also apply
in Swedish. An application must contain the following documents: Resumé,
qualifications and description of planned research, presented in accordance
with Karolinska Institutet's qualifications portfolio.
Welcome to apply at the latest July 31, 2021.
The application must be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.
Want to make a difference? Join us and contribute to better health for all
|Type of employment
||Temporary position longer than 6 months
|First day of employment
|Number of positions
|Last application date
||31.Jul.2021 11:59 PM CEST