The Dynamic Legged System Lab (DLS lab) of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), (web: http://dls.iit.it), is looking for a highly motivated and ambitious postdoctoral researcher to conduct studies on machine learning techniques applied to legged systems and focused on real-world applications. The DLS lab conducts world-leading research and development of legged robots for challenging environments. The candidate is also expected to (co-) tutor PhD, master and undergrad students in his/her related research area.
The successful candidate must have a strong background in supervised learning, reinforcement learning, and convolutional neural networks with experience on real robots or vision-based systems.
The successful candidate should have:
Further desirable but not necessary skills include good knowledge on pybullet, MuJoCo, Keras, OpenAI Gym or Gym-Gazebo, and OpenCV.
The salary will depend on qualifications and experience and will include additional health benefits.
To apply please send your detailed CV, university transcripts and cover letter outlining motivation, experience and qualifications for the post and name and contacts of 2 referees to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by June 16th, 2019 stating “DLSLab ML PD 76450” in the subject of the e-mail.
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