The iCub Tech Facility at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is seeking to appoint a postdoc in Deep-Learning for Humanoid Robots.
The selected candidate will join the interdisciplinary team of the iCub Tech team. She/he will contribute to the design and implementation of Deep-Learning based Applications for Humanoids.
Primary function of the position:
Contribute broadly to the development team, responsible for machine learning, and new technology development focused on Deep-Learning based Applications for Humanoids.
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher who will join our team to study algorithms for robotics with a focus on autonomous learning. The successful candidate must excel in a high-energy, focused, small-team environment, be able to initiate and drive new research and development directions.
As part of the development team, immediate responsibilities include:
Additional responsibilities include:
In order to adequately perform the responsibilities of this position the candidate must have:
The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.
Expected start date could be November, 1st 2019.
Please apply by September, 15th 2019, by sending your application to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting “BC77385 - Post Doc position on Deep Learning for Humanoid Robots” in the e-mail subject. Your application shall contain a detailed CV, university transcripts, a research statement and the contact information of two referees.
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