[robotics-worldwide] JOB: System Administrator / Robotics Engineer at U. Innsbruck

Justus-bulk at Piater.name Justus-bulk at Piater.name
Sat Jul 31 12:51:58 PDT 2010

A software/hardware lab manager is sought for a new research group in
Intelligent Systems at the University of Innsbruck, directed by
Prof. Justus Piater.

* Our Opportunities

This university staff position offers more than system administration.
It includes a broad range of challenging activities and contributions
to leading-edge research projects involving robotics, computer vision
and machine learning.

The duties of the lab manager include

- acquisition, installation and maintenance of computing and
  networking infrastructure
- creation and maintenance of external and internal Web pages
- systems and application programming for specific project needs
- installation, maintenance and operation of robotic equipment,
  including associated sensor systems and control software

The salary is internationally competitive and commensurate with
qualification and experience.

* Your Profile

The successful applicant should have completed a degree in computer
science, engineering or a related field, and possess proven skills in
most or all of the following areas:

- Linux system administration
- C and C++ programming
- Web programming
- engineering mathematics
- electronics

In addition, good written and oral communication skills in English, a
team spirit and independent problem-solving skills are essential.
Prior relevant experience is desirable.

* The University of Innsbruck, Austria

The history of the University of Innsbruck dates back to 1669. It
offers a complete set of academic curricula and currently counts 25000
students. Founded in 2001, the Department of Computer Science is
currently expanding and is highly active in research, with a high
ratio of doctoral students and researchers to undergraduate students.

Innsbruck is home to about 30000 students who imprint a distinctive,
international student atmosphere upon this beautiful city of 120000.
Beautifully located in the Tyrolean Alps, on the Inn river and
surrounded by peaks of up to 2718m, Innsbruck offers outstanding
recreational and cultural value all around the year.

* How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a letter of motivation, a curriculum
vitae, scanned transcripts and diplomas, and contact information of at
least two references as a single PDF file to Justus.Piater at ULg.ac.be.

Applications will be considered as they are received, until all
positions are filled.  The earliest possible starting date is
September 15.

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