Other Opportunities


Job Opportunity: Machine Learning/Electrical and Computer Engineering for Aerospace Technology
Position: A research associate, postdoctoral or Ph.D. position is available, full- or part-time.
Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

The University of Ottawa invites applications for the Position on Machine Learning and Aerospace Technology.

The candidate will work with a supervising professor, engineers, and research associates, on an industry-academic collaboration that involves the development of a sophisticated flight controller for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The candidate will also work in conjunction with the industrial partner’s electronics, software, and mechanical engineering personnel as needed. The company is a small organization located in Ottawa, ON, where it has a lab and office space, and near Odessa, ON at a private aerodrome where it flies some aircraft for R&D purposes.

Candidates should possess a degree in a relevant engineering discipline such as electronics or electrical engineering. Computing science, mathematics, or mechanical engineering might also be acceptable depending on the candidate. Knowledge of mechatronics/robotics and experience with sensor hardware, controllers, and data would be valuable. Working knowledge of hardware, such as Raspberry Pi and Arduino; and software, such as MATLAB and C++, would be an asset.

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Job Opportunity: Robotics Counselors
Location: Pennsylvania
Dates: June 14th- August 12th

About Trail’s End Camp:  Summer camp in Northeast Pennsylvania, just 2 hours from New York City and Philadelphia. From team sports to arts & technology, our program challenges campers of all athletic and artistic abilities in the most supportive and encouraging environment. The robotics program was introduced in 2015 as a part of our Creativity Center and has been an incredible success!

Trail’s End Camp is currently accepting applications for Robotics Counselors positions.  Applicant must enjoy working with children, the outdoors, live an active lifestyle and want to spend their summer teaching robotics at the overnight summer camp.

 

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Academic Job Opportunity: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering & Architectural Science at Ryerson University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering.

Candidates must have outstanding research and teaching abilities in Mechatronics Engineering, preferably with expertise in robotics and control engineering, MEMS, and their applications. However, consideration will be given to all exceptional candidates. The successful candidate will have the ability to contribute to the undergraduate and graduate programs.

The review of applications will begin January 31, 2018 , and will continue until the position is filled.

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Job Opportunity: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Halifax

Axem Neurotechnology is building brain-sensing technology to help athletes monitor and
improve their mental practice, and now searching for a creative, self-motivated mechanical engineer to help with developing a mobile functional near-infrared spectroscopy system for measuring brain activity in an over-the-head headphones form factor.

As part of a small, dynamic team, the position will require the individual to lead iterative
prototype development, including…
– Generate design solutions that increase the prototype’s signal-to-noise ratio and/or
improve form-factor, in collaboration with electrical engineers and neuroscientists
– Critique and iterate on designs from an industrial designer using CAD
– Select and source materials for new prototypes
– Fabricate and assemble new prototypes
– Design for manufacturability
– Generate corresponding documentation and BOMs

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering required.

Highest priority will be given to: individuals with formal work experience that includes hands-on
prototyping and fabrication; individuals with expertise in CAD; individuals with expertise in
optics and/or electronics.

Factors that will also contribute to success in this position are…
– Being a pragmatic thinker who considers opportunity cost
– Being a creative thinker
– Experience with engineering problems involving optics
– Experienced in cost optimized product design
– Good communication skills

If interested, please forward your CV to Chris Friesen at chris@axemneuro.com

 


Job Opportunity: Intermediate Specialist – Research & Technology
Location: Toronto (Don Mills/York Mills)

As a research and technology (R&T) Specialist you bring your expertise in robotics, computer vision, fusion algorithms, point cloud processing and machine learning to develop, build, test and evaluate next generation solutions for the transit market. You will be involved in research and development to create “proof-of-concept” products for the urban rail signaling domain.

About Thales: Established in 1972, Thales is a global technology leader for the Defence & Security, Aerospace and Transport markets. World-class technology, the combined expertise of 62,000 employees and operations in 56 countries have made Thales a key player in keeping the public safe and secure, guarding vital infrastructure and protecting the national security interests of countries around the globe.
Thales in Canada has 1,800 employees in Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver working in Defence, Avionics and Transportation markets. Thales in Canada is a 500 million (CAD) a year business, with a range of customers including Canadian and overseas urban rail operators, civil aviation, and defence and security agencies.

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor – Applied Mechanics

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Academic Job Opportunity: Associate Professorship in Information Engineering (Robotics)

The newly formed Oxford Robotics Institute (formerly the Oxford Mobile Robotics Group) is seeking outstanding candidates for a faculty position in Robotics / Information Engineering.

The successful candidate will be expected to engage in original research in the field of robotics, to secure research funding and to assist in the teaching of their subject at both undergraduate and graduate level. She or he will have a strong background applicable to research in robotics, including a doctorate in the subject or a cognate discipline, a proven research record of high quality at international level, significant future research potential, and the ability to attract research funding and develop an independent program of research.

Application deadline: 12pm on Monday, March 20th, 2017

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Job Opportunity: Applications Specialist – Robotics

Location: Omron Canada – Industrial Automation. Opportunity to work remotely or from Omron’s Head Office in Toronto

About Omron: Omron Canada (www.industrial.omron.ca) is a Division of the Omron Corporation, a Global Leader in the field of Automation & Advanced Automation (core sensing, control technology, sophisticated controls and robotics). Omron’s business offerings cover a broad spectrum of products & solutions.
In the field of Industrial Automation, Omron supports manufacturing innovation by providing advanced automation technology, electronic products & controls with extensive customer support. Products & solutions include: the Sysmac Automation Platform, PLC’s, Motion & Drive Controllers, Robots, Sensors, Laser Scanners, Power Supplies, Counters / Timers, Control Components and Electronic Relays. In Canada, Omron’s Industrial Automation Division employs 60-65 employees who generate annual revenues in excess of $40 million.

For more information on the position and how to apply: See PDF of Career Opportunity

 


 

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Job Opportunities

Location: Clearpath – Kitchener Ontario

About Clearpath: 

Clearpath Robotics designs and builds service robots to automate the world’s dullest, dirtiest and deadliest jobs.  Our clients range from small local businesses to some of the biggest, best known companies on the planet. We built Clearpath by offering hardware and services to support advanced robotics R&D and are now expanding into commercial and industrial service robot deployments.

We employ a diverse and highly talented team who live and breathe robotics.  We believe that work must have a high “cool” factor and every day should bring new knowledge. We need more passionate people on our team who are willing and able to push the boundaries of robotics into focused and practical applications.

Clearpath is automating the world and we need your help.  Got what it takes?

Jobs currently available (as of January 10, 2017):

  • Senior Autonomy Developer – Perception
  • Electrical Engineer

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