[robotics-worldwide] Job : Robotics positions at Yujin Robot

Daniel Stonier stonier at yujinrobot.com
Sun May 8 17:22:30 PDT 2011


We are looking for a creative, passionate individual to add to our
team to work on a variety
of projects built around RoS (http://www.ros.org/wiki/) at Yujin Robot
in Seoul, Korea.

Given the location in Korea, it is expected most applicants will be
seeking a chance to gain
experience in robotics development (and possibly also adventure!) for
a short tenure, and we are happy to negotiate
1-2 year contracts with the option for extension at a later date.
Yujin also offers a unique situation which can
make the transition to a Korean working lifestyle a little easier than
normal. The CTO previously
worked for Motorola in the United States for ten years and
subsequently is very outward looking.
They also have experience in hiring/working with foreigners and the
control group in particular
has a very open, easy going approach. More details below.

===== Job Description ======

As there is a wide variety of projects, the type of work will be appropriately
matched with the candidate's skills. In particular, two kinds of candidates will
be favoured. 1) Computer science graduates with skills in network programming
and ubiqutous computing and 2) Control engineers to work on
technologies for mobile robot platforms

More than anything else, the candidate is expected to show strong
implementation/design skills and also keen desire to be an active player in
the growing RoS community, both inside Korea and internationally.

===== Example Projects =====

- Mobile robots (teleteaching, cleaning, service)
- Mobile robot technologies (vision slam, 3d sensing w/ Namuga, simple
manipulation)
- Control systems framework
- Multi-robot/device management
- Smart phone robot interfaces
- Authoring tools for simple application development

===== Essential Criteria =====

- Graduate/Post-Graduate degree in a Computer Science, Elec.
Engineering or related field
- Familiar with programming on linux/windows
- Proven experience in C++ software development
- Strong design/implementation skills
- Wants to be actively involved in the growing RoS community

===== Desirable Criteria =====

- Participated in an open source project
- Robotics background
- Python experience
- RoS experience
- Network programming experience
- Android development experience

===== Required to Provide =====

- Covering letter
- Programming samples or links to projects you are involved in
- Two References/Letters of Recommendation
- Resume/CV

To enquire further or submit an application, please forward your email
to stonier at yujinrobot.com. This offer will remain open until further
notice.

Regards,
Dr Daniel Stonier,
Yujin Robot.


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