Junior Mechanical Engineer - [ Technical ]

Workplace: Genova, IIT
Added on: 17/02/2020 - Expires on: 15/04/2020

The Rehab Technologies Research Line at IIT (http://rehab.iit.it/) is looking for highly motivated, outstanding full time Junior Mechanical Engineer (fixed term contract) with a solid background in mechanics and/or robotics with proven experience in hardware and mechanism design and analysis.

Rehab Technologies IIT-INAIL Lab is specialized in the realisation of new high-tech prosthetic, orthotic and rehabilitation devices designed to meet the requirements of people with physical disabilities in terms of autonomy and reintegration.

The successful candidate should have at least an excellent first Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related areas and at least 1 year of proven experience in CAD design and hands-on skills in assembling and testing of mechanical components.

The candidate has to show basic knowledge of design software tools (PTC Creo or equivalent, any other relevant is also welcome) and the ability to interact with workshops, manufacturers and suppliers and to generate detailed technical documentation for 3D/2D assembly and parts manufacturing. Familiarity with laboratory and testing equipment is warmly welcome together with a pro-active mindset and result oriented attitude. Good communication skills are required, with the ability and willingness to integrate within a multidisciplinary international research group.

A good knowledge of English will be useful but the ability to learn is also acceptable.

Experience in one or more of the following areas will be considered a plus:

  • Experience in the robotics industry
  • Experience in the design of miniaturized electromechanical systems
  • Experience in the design of hydraulic systems
  • Design for manufacturing

Workplace: Genova

A competitive salary, dependent on experience, will be offered.

Interested applicants should submit in electronic form their CV outlining experience and qualifications, to applications@iit.it quoting “Junior Mechanical Engineer CB 78172” in the email subject. Please apply by April 15, 2020.

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), 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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Involved Research lines
Rehab Technologies - INAIL-IIT lab


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