[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Openings in Robotics for Rehabilitation and Prosthetics at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)

Jody Saglia jody.saglia at iit.it
Thu Dec 19 08:39:31 PST 2013


*Job Openings in Robotics for Rehabilitation and Prosthetics*

The Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia - IIT (www.iit.it) - was 
established in 2003 and successfully created the large scale 
infrastructure in Genova, a network of 10 state of the art laboratories 
countrywide, recruited an international staff of about 1200 people from 
more than 50 countries. IIT's research endeavor focuses on high-tech and 
innovation, representing the forefront of technology with possible 
application from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life 
sciences and nanobiotechnologies.

We are selecting a team of people for the launch of new projects for the 
development of robotic devices that will improve the quality of life of 
people with motor disabilities.

The projects will be a technological challenge in which IIT and an 
internationally recognized clinical partner will share resources, 
competencies and motivation to achieve excellent results transferable to 
the medical field.

The projects will aim to build a new business initiative that will 
transfer these new devices to the market, creating opportunities for 
growth and employment.

The selected candidates will be part of an interdisciplinary team 
(consisting of experts in engineering, robotics and medicine) that aims 
to design exoskeletal and prosthetic robotic devices.

We are looking for highly motivated, outstanding young R&D Engineers 
with a solid background in one of the following areas: mechatronics, 
robotics, electronics, control and software development.

*Job Openings*

Positions are available in the following areas:

- Mechanical Design

- Mechatronic/Robot Design

- Electronic Design

- Control Engineering

- Software Development

Check all available positions on IIT website: 
http://www.iit.it/en/openings/research-departments/rehab-technologies.html

Workplace: Genova

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

*Additional details*

Application deadline is *January 31st 2014*.

In order to comply with the Italian law (art. 23 of Privacy Law of the 
Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/03), we have to kindly ask the 
candidate to give his/her consent to allow IIT to process his/her 
personal data.

We inform you that the information you provide will be used solely for 
the purpose of assessing your professional profile to meet the 
requirements of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia. Your data will be 
processed by Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, with headquarters in 
Genoa, Via Morego 30, acting as the Data Holder, using computer and 
paper based means, observing the rules on protection of personal data, 
including those relating to the security of data. Please also note that, 
pursuant to art.7 of Legislative Decree 196/2003, you may exercise your 
rights at any time as a party concerned by contacting the Data Manager.

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that 
actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

-- 
Jody A. Saglia, PhD

Advanced Robotics
Italian Institute of Technology
Via Morego 30, Genova

t: +39 010 71781 926
m: +39 328 45 63 368
e: jody.saglia at iit.it



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