[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Software Developer for User Interface and Virtual Reality at IIT, Italy

Nikhil Deshpande ni.a.deshpande at gmail.com
Tue Oct 24 05:35:28 PDT 2017

Software Developer position for User Interface and Virtual Reality
development at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy
The Advanced Robotics Research Line at IIT, Istituto Italiano di
Tecnologia, an English-language research institute, is seeking a highly
motivated, full-time engineer with a key role in software development for
augmented and virtual reality systems and user interface design. The
candidate should have a Master’s Degree (or an excellent first Degree and
equivalent experience) in Computer Science, Engineering, Robotics, or other
fields and expertise in the area of user interface / VR development.

The selected candidates will join a motivated, inter-disciplinary group of
researchers and engineers, and have the opportunity to pursue research and
development within the project “Sistemi Cibernetici Collaborativi –
Teleoperation” in collaboration with INAIL (“Istituto Nazionale per
l'Assicurazione contro gli Infortuni sul Lavoro” - National Institute for
Insurance against Workplace Injuries, Italy) CUP J32F17000950005. The
project will develop a novel, collaborative, master-slave teleoperation
hardware and software system targeting operation in hazard-prone
industries, with the aim of reducing risks to workers’ health and safety.
It will utilize, develop, and integrate advanced technologies in
tele-locomotion, tele-manipulation, and human-machine interaction. The
project will be developed within an inter-disciplinary group (robotics,
engineering, and ergonomics), in close collaboration with end-users.

Details on the position and the application procedure are available at the
below link. The deadline for applications is November 20, 2017.

Best regards,

~ Nikhil Deshpande



Advanced Robotics

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)

Via Morego 30, Genova, 16163, Italia

Ph: (+39) 010 71781 805

Fax: (+39) 010 71781 232


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