The Humanoid and Human Centred Mechatronics Research Line at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), an English-language research Institute, is seeking to appoint a well-motivated outstanding young engineer with early experiences in electronics design and embedded software development. The work environment will be situated in the development of hardware components for ground-breaking novel robotic technology.
As the successful candidate you will be actively involved in our fast paced R&D activities within a young, interdisciplinary and agile team. As part of our international research group, you will have a central role in the development of embedded electronics and robotic hardware systems.
You will work side-by-side with our control system and mechatronics engineers to bring the capabilities of our modular, efficient, flexible and powerful robots into real application. Your work will therefore be deployed on the robot platforms being developed in our lab, such as the Centauro platform (www.centauro-project.eu, www.alberobotics.it).
Requirements: The successful applicant holds a Master’s degree in a relevant subject and is expected to:
Responsibilities: The main duty of the position is the development of customized electronics and electrical solutions. These needs could include overall electrical/electronic design, component research and selection, Printed Circuit Board (PCB) schematic, layout, test and troubleshooting. The specific responsibilities would include:
Any experiences and knowledge related to robotics are a plus.
Application Documents: Interested applicants meeting the requirements outlined above must submit their application including:
The complete application documents must be submitted via email to Jörn Malzahn (firstname.lastname@example.org ) and email@example.com . This position will remain open until filled. Make sure your application is considered by quoting [HUMANOID-ELECTRONICS 76581] in the email subject.
Note: International applications are encouraged. For further information please contact: Dr. Jörn Malzahn (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, with its headquarters in Genova, Italy, is a non-profit institution with the primary goal of creating and disseminating scientific knowledge and strengthening Italy’s technological competitiveness. The institute offers state-of-the-art equipment and a top-level interdisciplinary research environment focused on robotics and computer vision, neuroscience, drug discovery, nanoscience and technology.
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.
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