[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Job opening: Mechanical Design Engineer at Dynamic Legged Systems lab of IIT Genova

Claudio Semini claudio.semini at iit.it
Thu Jul 23 07:42:02 PDT 2015

The Dynamic Legged Systems Lab (DLS Lab) at Istituto Italiano di 
Tecnologia (IIT)
is looking for a full time


with proven experience in CAD, structural analysis and testing.

The DLS Lab is known for its cutting-edge research in the area of 
high-performance robots with legs. The Lab's main research platform is 
the hydraulic robot HyQ (http://www.iit.it/hyq), one of the world's top 
performing quadruped robots. HyQ2Max is the evolution of HyQ and 
currently undergoing stress-testing.

The successful candidate will have a key role in the mechanical design 
of new autonomous all-terrain legged robots, and upgrades of existing 
robots including HyQ, HyQ2Max and our new hydraulic arm. Furthermore, 
he/she will provide general mechanical engineering support for the 
different projects within the DLS Lab.

For a detailed list of requirements and application instructions please 


The application deadline is August 22nd, 2015.

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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