Form of employment: Full time, Fixed term
Locations: Espoo, Finland
Application period: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - Sunday, October 28, 2018
We are looking for self-driven and motivated candidates to strengthen our activities in electric vehicles and their implementation in the transport and energy systems. A special focus area at the moment is technologies and solutions for smart charging and grid connection of electric vehicles in mobility and transportation. You have experience and specialisation in relevant fields such as electrical drives and powertrains, electrical engineering, automation, or transportation engineering. You will work on various applications and use cases such as electric buses, mobile machinery, trucks, utility vehicles, ships and ferries in both technology and implementation.
With us you will be responsible for
Based on your background and qualifications, you contribute in several of the following areas:
We expect you to have
Strong ambition and capability to apply scientific results on real-world customer-serving solutions is essential. Ability to combine theory with practice will help you to work in solution-oriented manner. Understanding of electrical powertrains, electric vehicle and charging technologies as well as transit and transportation systems is a strong asset.
The ideal candidate for this position has several of the following qualifications:
Competence in the following areas is highly appreciated and therefore regarded as an asset:
As a person you are
You are a good team worker, ready to take responsibility and can also work independently. You have an interest in both innovative engineering and scientific work and guiding younger scientists. You are both vision-driven and solution-oriented and can deliver results on time.
We offer you very interesting and challenging projects to work on, a high-level and friendly team of colleagues to work with, and possibility to build your own research career.
For further information
Research team leader Mikko Pihlatie
tel. +358 400 430395
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