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Software Engineer Web - perfect for the curious

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    Heltid, Tillsvidare

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    Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön

  • Publicerad

    12 augusti

  • Sök jobbet senast

    8 september

Om jobbet

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and 7 600 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

MAX IV is a Swedish national large-scale research laboratory hosted by Lund University. It provides scientists from Sweden as well as internationally, with state-of-the-art instrumentation for research in areas such as engineering, physics, structural biology, chemistry and nanotechnology. Fully developed it will receive more than 2 000 scientists annually, conducting ground-breaking experiments in materials and life sciences using the brilliant X-ray light. As a national laboratory, MAX IV is operated in agreement with governmental regulations, and in compliance with major funders such as the Swedish Research Council (VR) and the Wallenberg Foundation. 250 people are currently employed at MAX IV Laboratory, and 16 beamlines are funded. The facility is in a ramp-up phase with 3 beamlines now receiving users and 13 more scheduled to be commissioned and built to receive users within the next few years. The facility is dimensioned for 25-28 beamlines.

The MAX IV Controls and IT team (KITS) deliver solutions to the whole MAX IV organisation in the areas of control system hardware, controls software applications, infrastructure and networking, information management and scientific software. This is a dynamic and highly challenging environment and requires close collaboration with the staff in order to understand the needs and be effective in forming solutions. We are around 50 people in total who work in 5 domains in a well organised and agile way. We hold values of lean management, knowledge spread, user autonomy, continuous improvement and flexibility as guiding principles for our work.

As part of the Information Management Systems team at MAX IV you will be in a unique position to help the scientific community collect research data, make data available to researchers world-wide and make an impact on how information is managed within the research environment.

MAX IV is open to scientist from all over the world who apply online for the opportunity to conduct experiments at MAX IV, so called “beam time”. This is done through our present User Office System. This system also handles great amounts of data produced in the experiments and makes it available to the scientist to collect and analyse afterwards.
The Information Management Systems team is now developing a new User Office System. To support this work, we are looking for a Software Engineer with excellent web designer skills and with a passion for learning new technologies.
Job description
You will work with development and maintenance of web tools from end-to-end and will have opportunity to work with all parts of the process. You will also assist other parts of MAX IV with their IT needs, as well as representing the team in various forums internally and externally. There are many new projects in pipe-line which you will be involved in. Our team has a broad skill set and considerable opportunity to learn and grow, both as a professional and as an individual.

- A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
- Several years of experience as a professional full stack developer
- Experience with databases and sql
- Experience with Linux
- Strong communication skills
- Fluent in spoken and written English
- Ability to work both in team and individually


- Experience in Nodejs, Javascript, Typescript, ES6, React, MongoDB, PostgreSQL
- Experience in GraphQL, REST
- Experience with Docker, Ansible, git, Continuous Integration, Agile

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Probational period may apply.

On call services may apply in the future.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset. We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

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