[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Create robotics-integrated I4.0 at IRP, TU Braunschweig
jsteil at rob.cs.tu-bs.de
Tue Oct 10 02:16:19 PDT 2017
Researcher in process control and software engineering in
The Institute for Robotics and Process Control (IRP) at Technische
solicits applications for a full funded three years researcher
position/PhD position to create
the digital backbone of the robobtics-integrated flexible automation
system of tomorrow.
The successful candidate owns a master in robotics, automation, computer
a related field. Thestudent is expected to develop and pursue research in
a joint project with further partners from mechanical engineeringand
industry towards demonstrating advanced optimization and learning in a
reference smart factory production system.
Required qualifications are understanding and experience in software
good programming skills, a basic knowledge of hardware-software systems
and/or automationfirst hands-on experience with such systems.
Knowledge and experience in machine learningis an advantage. Proficiency
in German is required.
The successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and enjoys working
in an international teamtowards
the PhD in a highly relevant field for future manufacturing. The IRP
institute provides support
through a strong research environment, excellent equipment, base funding
and projects in humanoid
robotics, soft robotics, human-robot interaction, artificial
intelligence and industrial applications.
The Technische Universität Braunschweig is one of the oldest in
Germany and member of the German TU9 association of leading technical
universities. It is surrounded by a large number of independent research
Braunschweig is a medium-sized research-oriented city with a very high
density of R&D
related companies and a vivid student life. TU Braunschweig is a family
friendly and equal
opportunity employer, part time appointments can be negotiated.
Applications of women are particularly encouraged.
The formal advert (in German) can be found under
please send your application in a single pdf to
applications at rob.cs.tu-bs.de.
Informal inquiries may be sent to Prof. Jochen Steil(jsteil at rob.tu-bs.de)
All applications submitted until 23.10.2017 will receive full
review will continueuntil the position is filled.
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