The Rehab Technologies Lab at IIT ( http://rehab.iit.it/ ) is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, outstanding Mechanical Engineers with a solid background in mechanics and/or robotics with proven experience in hardware and mechanism design and analysis.
The successful candidate should have a degree in mechanical engineering or related areas and 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:
Deadline: January 31, 2019
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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