Post Doc in Mobile Edge Computing

Royal Institute of Technology

Postdoc in Mobile Edge Computing

Kungliga Tekniska högskolan

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

Job description

The role of the postdoc is to drive our activities in the area of mobile edge computing, within the framework of a large project. Responsibilities include the definition of interim objectives for the project, formulation of research questions for the interim objectives, implementation of the planned research, publication of the results in scientific conferences and journals, and reporting.

What we offer

  • International workplace.
  • A leading technical university that creates knowledge and expertise for a sustainable future.
  • Here you get colleagues with high ambitions in an open, curious and dynamic environment.
  • Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH



  • A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline.The applicant should have expertise in the area of game theoretic modeling and/or machine learning with an emphasis on telecommunications as an application area. The applicant should have an outstanding academic tracker record, excellent analytical skills and problem solving skills. We are looking for a strongly motivated candidate capable of independent work. Excellent English skills in writing and orally are indispensable for publishing and presenting research results in international conferences and journals.

Great emphasis will be placed on personal competence and suitability.

Preferred qualifications

  • Research expertise
  • Educational ability
  • Awareness of diversity and equal treatment issues with a particular focus on gender equality
  • Teamwork
  • Independence

Trade union representatives

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Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

Temporary full time employment for up to 2 years.

About the employment

The position offered is for, at the most, two years.

A position as a postdoctoral fellow is a time-limited qualified appointment focusing mainly on research, intended as a first career step after a dissertation.


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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number J-2020-0895
Natasha Kapama, +46 8 790 60 00
György Dan, +46 8 790 42 53
Published 14.Apr.2020
Last application date 05.May.2020 11:59 PM CET