[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] POSTDOC position "GNSS/Galileo systems development for aerial robotics", at IRI, CSIC-UPC, Spain

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Mon Feb 11 23:56:14 PST 2019

_Application Deadline: 28/02/2019_

The "Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial (IRI), CSIC-UPC, is 
seeking a Postdoctoral researcher to work in the area of of*GNSS/Galileo 
systems development for aerial robotics*,
under the framework of the European Project GAUSS 

IRI is a Joint University Research Institute participated by the Spanish 
National Research Council (CSIC) and the Technical University of 
Catalonia (UPC) that conducts research in human-centered robotics and 
automatic control. The institute, is a key player in the Spanish 
robotics and automatic control scenes, and a valued participant in a 
large number of international collaborations including more than ten 
ongoing H2020 projects and an ERC Advanced Grant. Recently, is has been 
recognized as a Maria de Maeztu Excellence Unit, the main accreditation 
given by the Spanish Government to research units that stand out for the 
impact and international relevance of their results.

The applicant will be involved in the EU project GAUSS, with the main 
task of developing a state of the art GNSS positioning solution for 
civil UAV applications.
The postdoc will be supervised by Dr. Juan Andrade and will be 
incorporated into the Mobile Robotics Group of IRI. She/he will be hired 
through a CSIC contract and her/his incorporation will take place as 
soon as possible. The duration of the contract will be of one year, 
extendable until two more years according to performance.

Applicants should have a PhD in Robotics, Telecommunications 
Engineering, Systems Engineering or Informatics, and a proven track 
record of high quality publications. A strong experience in design, 
prototyping, and experimental testing in robotics and/or data fusion for 
GNSS systems for UAV systems is required. The capability to work in 
collaboration with a multidisciplinary team including engineers, 
master’s and PhD students is required. The postdoctoral fellow will be 
expected to publish scholarly papers and take mentorship role for 
undergraduate and graduate students. Strong organisational skills are 
required, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills in 

_More info and how to appl__y__: _ https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.iri.upc.edu_jobs_72&d=DwIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=ZR6OP1x7QREU5ugemTdVyyKWHjQVTHlN5Tem8x6gayE&s=Iv0NCHAaaHIoNcH-jTBJY7ssD-z-dd1O3U4eglRx318&e=
_Application deadline:_ 28/02/2019

We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Best regards,

Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial (IRI), CSIC-UPC
Tel: +34 93 401 57 83, Fax: +34 93 401 57 50

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