[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Savioke looking for robotics expert

Steve Cousins cousins at savioke.com
Thu Mar 6 13:44:50 PST 2014


Savioke is looking for an experienced roboticist to work on mobile robot
navigation. If you are interested, see http://www.savioke.com/jobs/ or
contact us at jobs [at] savioke.com.

Savioke (pronounced "savvy oak") is creating autonomous robot helpers for
the services industry. We are passionate about delivering easy-to-use yet
sophisticated robots that can help people. We aim to improve the lives of
people by developing and deploying robotic technology in human environments
- the places people live and work.

Job responsibilities include:

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   overall design of navigation software for an indoor mobile robot
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   choosing applicable robot navigation algorithms from the literature
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   software development of algorithms to run on the robot (C++)
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   testing algorithms in simulation and on real robots
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   integrating navigation in the context of a larger system


Must have:

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   masters or Ph.D. in robotics or related field
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   software development experience (specifically C++)
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   understanding of mobile robot navigation algorithms
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   experience using sensor data for localization and obstacle avoidance
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   ability to work effectively as part of a small team


Nice to have:

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   Experience with: Robot Operating System (ROS), Linux, Python, Git, github
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   Experience with motion planning for nonholonomic robot bases
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   Experience writing high performance robot code for production systems




Savioke is proud to have a diverse team, and does not discriminate based on
race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual
orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

http://www.savioke.com/jobs/


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