The Dynamic Legged System Research Line (DLS lab) of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), (web: http://dls.iit.it) is looking for a highly motivated and ambitious postdoctoral researcher to conduct studies on vision-based locomotion applied to legged systems and focused on real-world applications. The DLS lab conducts world-leading research and development of legged robots for challenging environments. The candidate is also expected to (co-) tutor PhD, master and undergrad students in his/her related research area.
The successful candidate must have a strong background in legged locomotion, machine learning, vision and control theory with experience on real robots.
The successful candidate should have:
Further desirable but not necessary skills include good knowledge on pyTorch, hydraulic actuation, and OpenCV.
The salary will depend on qualifications and experience and will include additional health benefits.
To apply please send electronically your detailed CV, university transcripts and cover letter outlining motivation, experience and qualifications for the post to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by January 28, 2020 stating “DLSLab ML PD - 77368” in the subject of the e-mail.
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