Competent Engineer for Advanced Projects

Updated: about 1 month ago

Do you have a talent for solving complex engineering problems, excellent analytical abilities, good writing competencies, and would you like to work with advanced tasks within a project at DTU, then you might be the experienced engineer we are looking for.  

DTU Electrical Engineering and the Automation and Control group is seeking a talented and committed engineer for solving complex engineering projects. The current project in collaboration with DHRTC focuses on extending the existing MFM (Multi-Level Flow Modeling) methodology to represent control and safety functions and extend the approach to represent mechanical components and functionality.

The Automation and Control group performs research and teaching in automation technology, control theory and robotics at DTU. The group has core competences in feedback and Control, Signal processing and integration as well as Systems Engineering with applications in a broad range of fields. The group has about 35 affiliated researchers and other employees.

The job
As an engineer, you will participate in the project's execution both in the technical and administrative tasks and coordinating activities, maintaining project documentation such as reports, presentations, and publications. It would be best if you were good at communication and able to solve complex technical task. 

The tasks range widely, and you should be ready to give a hand in the more practical and complex tasks independently. 

Our expectations of you

  • You have a background in process engineering from mechanical, chemical or safety engineering and optionally a PhD degree.
  • Deep and extensive experience in Functional Modelling, specifically using the MFM (Multi-Level Flow Modeling) methodology.
  • Knowledge and understanding of process design, including safety studies like HAZOP and knowledge-based systems
  • Ability to work cross-disciplinary, e.g. across other sections within DTU, industrial collaborations, and international partnership

What we offer in return
We offer an exciting and challenging job in an international atmosphere, focusing on research, teaching, innovation, and scientific advice for the benefit of the surrounding community. We place emphasis on a high level of professionalism among our staff, so skills development is an integral part of our organization. We offer great flexibility in the position. In the area of technical and natural sciences, DTU is one of the leading research and education institutions in Europe.

Salary and appointment terms
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union. 

Starting date of employment is as soon as possible.

Application and contact
Please submit your online application no later than 13 May 2021 (Danish time). Open the "Apply online" link, fill out the form and attach your motivated application, CV and exam certificates.  

If you would like additional information about the position, please contact Professor Ole Ravn ( ). 

You can read more about DTU Elektro on and the Automation and Control group on . 

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply. 

DTU Electrical Engineering educates students within electrical engineering technologies. We offer studies at BEng, BSc, MSc and PhD levels, and participate in joint international programmes. We conduct state-of-the-art research within antenna and microwave technology, robot technology, power and physical electronics, acoustic environment, electro-acoustics, electric power and energy. Our department has more than 200 members of staff.

Technology for people
DTU develops technology for people. With our international elite research and study programmes, we are helping to create a better world and to solve the global challenges formulated in the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Hans Christian Ørsted founded DTU in 1829 with a clear vision to develop and create value using science and engineering to benefit society. That vision lives on today. DTU has 12,900 students and 6,000 employees. We work in an international atmosphere and have an inclusive, evolving, and informal working environment. Our main campus is in Kgs. Lyngby north of Copenhagen and we have campuses in Roskilde and Ballerup and in Sisimiut in Greenland.

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