Master thesis: Develop the e-commerce platform

Due to the current situation with Covid-19 the planned start date for this thesis project might be postponed.

Sandvik Coromant in Sandviken, Sweden offers a thesis project in the area of developing the platform for e-commerce.

Background and scope of the project

Sandvik Coromant, a division within the Sandvik Group, is a world-leading manufacturer of tools and tooling systems for industrial metal cutting. Every day, thousands of customer orders flow through the division's e-commerce platform.

The platform for e-commerce is under constant development. New functionality and features are added to the technical solution and user experience improvements are made continuously. At the moment we focus on artificial intelligence and IoT (Internet of Things) and how this can be used to enhance the user experience, which in turn will contribute to increased sales. The goal of this Master thesis is to improve the user experience with the help of new technology.

Work description

This thesis project will focus on how Sandvik can use new techniques and frameworks to develop the e-commerce platform.

The project will include:

  • Real-world analysis
  • Technical analysis
  • Creating a prototype
  • Report and presentation

Depending on your competence profile, the project will be tailored to make as good match as possible.

Your profile

We are looking for a Master's student with a relevant background, preferably in system development or data science.

At Sandvik Coromant, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background leads to a better environment for our employees, our business and our customers. We’re looking forward to meeting you!


The work consists of 30 credits (weeks) and is planned to start during the first quarter of 2021.

The location for this position is Sandviken, Sweden. Part of the project can be done remotely.


To apply or obtain more information about the thesis project, please contact:

Ann-Sofie Wiström, phone +46 70 565 06 26

The selection is done continuously. Please send in your application as soon as possible, 31 December 2020 at the latest.

Read more about Sandvik Coromant at the website