[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Funded Internship / Research Assistant in Self-reconfigurable Modular Robotics

Ning TAN tanningrobotics at gmail.com
Mon Aug 4 01:55:21 PDT 2014


Job Title: Funded Internship / Research Assistant in Self-reconfigurable
Modular Robotics

The SUTD-MIT International Design Centre (http://www.sutd.edu.sg/idc.aspx)
at Singapore University of Technology and Design (http://www.sutd.edu.sg)
immediately invites applications for an intern position to work in
Singapore.

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) aims to become the
centre and stronghold of global research and breakthroughs through creative
technical research and education anchored in design within a
multi-disciplinary approach. The SUTD-MIT International Design Centre (IDC)
is a world premier scholarly hub for technologically-intensive design
science, research and practice. It is a multi-million dollar centre based
both in Singapore at SUTD, and in Cambridge, MA, USA at MIT, with academic
and industrial partners from around the world.

 *Job Description*
This project is in Design of Reconfigurable robotic systems for mosquito
surveillance which is fairly practical. Being a collaborative research
grant, the prospective intern will have an excellent opportunity to work
collaboratively with faculty members and researchers from many premier
institutions around the world in a highly dynamic world class facility.

 *Responsibilities*
- Mechanical design
- Rapid prototyping
- Design of sensing and electronics systems
- Robot testing and performance analysis
- Support setting up and running demonstrations

 *Required Skills*
 - Background: Mechatronics, Robotics, Electrical and Electronics, or
related field
 - Solidworks/CAD
 - Electronics
 - Experience with robotics, ROS and Linux will be a plus
 - self-reliant thinking and working
 - fluent in English
 - strong motivation and commitment to robotics

 *Working Conditions*
 - Duration : 12 months
 - Working time : Mon ~ Fri
 - Salary : 2,000 SGD
 - Starting date: August/September

 *How to Apply*
 Send us as soon as possible your CV (with education, projects, courses,
publications, and contact details) and Availability Date to
ning_tan at sutd.edu.sg, rajeshelara at sutd.edu.sg.


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