[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Head of Robotics/Cobotics Team at IRT Jules Verne

PIerre Lacroix pierre.gw.lacroix at gmail.com
Sun Nov 2 07:28:42 PST 2014

IRT Jules Verne is currently looking for a Head of Robotics and Cobotics

IRT Jules Verne is a cooperative industrial research institute in Nantes
(France) dedicated to advanced manufacturing.

Robotics research at IRT Jules Verne is based on 3 focuses closely linked
to industrial issues :

- The first addresses short- term research and adapting existing
technologies to solve concrete problems using improvements such as
trajectory optimization, identification and modeling, and more.
- The second consists in merging existing technologies to create a new
robot. This robot will be enriched by integrating internal and external
perception, innovative control loops and new technologies.
- The third focus involves working on the technologies of tomorrow to
address issues surrounding the factory of the future. This focus is devoted
to new research developments in the area of soft robotics, cobotics and
robot morphologies.

In this role the candidate will lead a team of research engineers,
technical staff, PhD students and post-docs.

The ideal candidate has great experience in robotics systems and leading a
team in this area is second nature to him.

Interested candidates should apply online at

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