[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Researcher Openings at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Sun Apr 22 19:14:11 PDT 2018

ST Engineering - NTU corporate lab at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__ste-2Dntulab.ntu.edu.sg_Pages_Home.aspx&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=rLnLU84SK-KQFTn1LfUvhX7eGsYEjlRUAGnQsmFaSgM&s=BOMKLM0jINFvjYT8O1T7JnOw8PpiYaemcuYm8lXq1PU&e=) has two openings (1 Research Fellow, 1 Research Associate) for highly motivated and skilled researchers to join a research project aimed at developing computer vision based navigation solutions for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Danwei Wang (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__goo.gl_ujJb9U&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=rLnLU84SK-KQFTn1LfUvhX7eGsYEjlRUAGnQsmFaSgM&s=DW_EkIOJE6522hfhAy4Jp5DuqlFR-JpP-rJNQk6ve48&e=) and a group of researchers at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

The successful candidate for the Research Fellow position will lead the research and development on novel computer vision based UAV state estimation, navigation and control. The Research Associate will collaborate with the Research Fellow on the research and development effort.

Following are the requirements for the two positions.

The applicant must
    + have a Ph.D (for Research Fellow), Master's degree (for Research Associate) in Robotics, Computer Vision or a related descipline.
    + have demonstrated research and engineering skills in vision based state estimation and vision based UAV navigation/control.
    + be comfortable with software development for robotic systems and genuinely excited about validating research results in field experiments.
    + have prior experimental experience on UAVs.

Preference will be given to applicants with the following additional skills
    + C/C++ programming skills.
    + Experience in robotic software development using ROS.
    + Good verbal and written communication skills in English.

Initial contract is for one year with a possibility of extension based on performance. An attractive remuneration based on the experiences and qualifications and a standard benefit package competitive with the industry will be provided for the successful applicant.

Interested candidates please send your CV with a Cover Letter to Prof. Danwei Wang at edwwang at ntu.edu.sg

Thank you!

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