[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Job opening: Software Engineer/Developer at Dynamic Legged Systems lab of IIT Genova
claudio.semini at iit.it
Fri Nov 21 04:14:25 PST 2014
The Dynamic Legged Systems Lab (DLS Lab) at Istituto Italiano di
is looking for a full time
with proven experience in programming (mostly C and C++).
The flagship platform of the DLS lab is the Hydraulic Quadruped robot
HyQ (http://www.iit.it/hyq). This fully torque-controlled hydraulically
actuated quadruped robot can navigate over rough terrain and perform
highly dynamic tasks such as jumping and running with a variety of
gaits. More recently the robot demonstrated its capability to perceive
the environment, plan footholds and navigate over challenging terrain
where reactive gaits would fail. HyQ is a unique top-level research
platform that is designed for unstructured environments, e.g. outdoors,
accident and disaster sites, etc.
The successful candidate will be responsible for developing software in
the area of embedded systems, communication and networking as well as
higher level applications such as graphical interfaces to support the
different projects within the DLS Lab.
Please visit the following page for a detailed list of requirements and
The salary will depend on qualifications and experience and will include
additional health benefits.
To apply please send electronically your detailed CV, university
transcripts and cover letter outlining motivation, experience and
qualifications for the post to selezioni at iit.it by January 15th, 2015
stating “DLSLab SW Eng” in the subject of the e-mail.
Claudio Semini, PhD
Head of Dynamic Legged Systems Lab
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)
Advanced Robotics Department
Via Morego 30, 16163 Genoa, Italy
phone: +39 010 71781 912
email: claudio.semini at iit.it
web: www.semini.ch or
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