[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Robot Design Engineer at IIT's Dynamic Legged Systems lab, Genova (Italy)

Claudio Semini claudio.semini at iit.it
Wed Mar 15 02:09:20 PDT 2017

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

    MECHANICAL ENGINEER FOR ROBOT DESIGN  (application deadline 15th of 
April 2017)

with proven experience in CAD, structural analysis and testing.

The DLS Lab is known for cutting-edge research in the area of 
high-performance legged robots. The Lab's main research platform is the 
hydraulic robot HyQ (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.iit.it_hyq&d=DwIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=CMqvwXNi5UpiBT9Sdl4s0kLtP-HefEq6fDWUucsZLRw&s=apv5UkvLmkXGB28gUTGSJWdqUFRpe4EozgTPPl8qk60&e= ), one of the world’s top 
performing quadruped robots. Its successor is the new HyQ2Max robot.

The successful candidate will have a key role in the mechanical design 
of new autonomous all-terrain legged robots. In addition, the candidate 
will be responsible for maintaining and upgrading existing robots. 
Furthermore, he/she will provide general mechanical engineering support 
for the different projects within the DLS Lab, e.g. the EU-funded 
project HyQ-REAL: www.hyq-real.eu

Please visit the following page for a detailed list of requirements and 
other info:

The salary will depend on qualifications and experience and will include 
additional health benefits.

To apply please send electronically your detailed CV, design portfolio, 
university transcripts and cover letter outlining motivation, experience 
and qualifications for the post to  claudio.semini at iit.it and 
applications at iit.it by April 15, 2017 stating “DLSLab Mech Eng CB 73140” 
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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