[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Opening for staff systems engineer at Duke University
Dear robotics community,
The Duke Robotics group has an opening for a staff systems engineer to assist with the development of several robotics projects. We are looking for someone with hardware and software engineering experience who is dedicated and passionate about building extraordinary, reliable robots. This position will be supporting state-of-the-art academic robotics research in labs in several departments, spanning the Pratt School of Engineering and School of Medicine, and will work on a variety of platforms including mobile manipulators, legged robots, industrial robots, quadrotors, robot swarms, motion capture systems, and surgical robots.
The ideal candidate is a "jack-of-all-trades" with the ability to switch between multiple roles, and has experience in the following areas:
- Engineering hardware to specific, detailed electrical and mechanical requirements
- Maintaining complex software systems using modern software engineering practices
- C++, Linux systems, networking, and ROS
- Fabrication and CAD
The responsibilities of this position are to coordinate engineering efforts along multiple projects; to design, develop, and test systems in accordance to project goals; and to assist in using robot systems in research and education.
Starting salary is $50,000-75,000 depending on qualifications and experience, plus benefits. This position will begin with a 1-year contract, which may be renewed thereafter.
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Kris Hauser, PhD
Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science