[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Technical Officer/Senior Technical Officer - Robotic Systems Engineer at the University of Sydney

Lucy Avati lucy.avati at sydney.edu.au
Thu Oct 6 17:49:52 PDT 2016


Dear all,

The University of Sydney is currently seeking Technical Officers or Senior Technical Officers as Robotics Systems Engineers. Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__sydney.edu.au_recruitment_&d=DQIFAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=OuaM1QqOMZDQZr5G8K2nhLLbVgPAYhFuUFA6vVGYPA0&s=DghShzuabFNxC3KB5zKR8ic8dPhDcMj6xCC75g4Hrc0&e= > and search by the reference number for more information and to apply.

Technical Officer/Senior Technical Officer- Robotic Systems Engineer (up to 6 positions)<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__sydney.nga.net.au_cp_index.cfm-3Fevent-3Djobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication-26returnToEvent-3Djobs.processJobSearch-26jobid-3D4A219283-2D68D8-2D7293-2DB096-2D925B270FD374-26CurATC-3DEXT-26CurBID-3D949319bc-2D8898-2D4f11-2Dac4b-2D9db401358504-26jobsListKey-3D69aa4e0f-2Df08c-2D4c11-2Da1b6-2D3a960f764a26-26persistVariables-3DCurATC-2CCurBID-2CjobsListKey-26lid-3D77625540008&d=DQIFAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=OuaM1QqOMZDQZr5G8K2nhLLbVgPAYhFuUFA6vVGYPA0&s=bWFKDcDUd9HqqoU_KYEDFNmybkxMIfvuRPqK1zF8lr8&e= >
Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR)
Reference no. 1588/0916


*         Provide mechanical, electrical and embedded software support
*         Up to six positions available
*         Full-time fixed term 12 months, remuneration package includes a base salary, leave loading and up to 17% super

The University of Sydney is Australia's first university and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. It employs over 7600 permanent staff, supporting over 60,000 students.

The Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR) is based in the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering (AMME) at The University of Sydney, and is dedicated to the research, development, application and dissemination of field robotics principles. The ACFR is the largest robotics and automation research group in Australia and one of the largest of its kind in the world.

We are seeking up to six Technical Officers/Senior Technical Officers as Robotic Systems Engineers to provide mechanical, electrical and embedded software support for contract Research & Development (R&D) projects. Reporting to the Chief Investigator you will:

*         provide expert technical advice, sound technical research support and assistance to researchers and students on robotic systems
*         design, develop and demonstrate robotic systems and sub-systems
*         support field trials
*         write and manage technical and user documentation
*         ensure the field laboratory is compliant with Workplace Health and Safety requirements.

To be successful in the role you will have:

*         a tertiary degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Mechatronic Engineering or related
*         systems engineering experience
*         mechanical/electrical/mechatronic engineering experience
*         sound working knowledge of safety procedures relevant to the work environment
*         experience in writing technical documents and user manuals relating to software and processes.

The position is full-time, fixed-term for 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to performance, funding and need. Remuneration spans two levels, with the HEO 7 award requiring extensive experience regarding systems engineering, mechanical engineering and electrical/electronics and communications engineering.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__sydney.edu.au_recruitment_&d=DQIFAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=OuaM1QqOMZDQZr5G8K2nhLLbVgPAYhFuUFA6vVGYPA0&s=DghShzuabFNxC3KB5zKR8ic8dPhDcMj6xCC75g4Hrc0&e= > and search by the reference number for more information and to apply.

CLOSING DATE: 11:30pm 19 October 2016


The University is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity and social inclusion. Applications from equity target groups, including women and people with disabilities are encouraged. As the University of Sydney has established a scheme to increase the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff employed across the institution, applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are also encouraged.

(c) The University of Sydney

The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.


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