The Dynamic Legged Systems Lab (DLS Lab) at the Advanced Robotics Research Line (ADVR) at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), (http://www.iit.it/en/advr-labs/dynamic-legged-systems.html), an English-language research Institute, is looking for a full time software engineer (fixed term contract) with proven experience in programming (mostly C and C++).
The DLS Lab is known for cutting-edge research in the area of high-performance legged robots. The Lab’s main research platform is the hydraulic robot HyQ (http://www.iit.it/hyq), one of the world’s top performing quadruped robots. Its successor is the new HyQ2Max robot.
The successful candidate will be responsible for developing software in the area of embedded systems, communication and networking as well as higher level applications such as graphical interfaces to support the different projects within the DLS Lab.
We are looking for a highly motivated candidate that fits well into a young and dynamic team.
The successful candidate should have:
Further desirable but not necessary skills include:
The highly competitive salary will depend on qualifications and experience and will include additional health benefits.
To apply please send electronically your detailed CV, university transcripts and a cover letter outlining motivation, experience and qualifications for the post to email@example.com by January 15, 2016 stating “DLSLab SW 2016” in the subject of the e-mail.
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.
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