15 Nov

Research Assistant Intelligent Automation And Informed Products Posts Jobs Vacancy at University Sheffield Sheffield

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Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University? We have an exciting opportunity in the University of Sheffield’s

Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering for someone with a passion for robotics, intelligent automation

and Internet of Things (IoT) looking to use their skills to make an impact on the UK manufacturing industry.

This post provides a rare opportunity to contribute to research and development aimed at decentralising intelligence from

robots and machines to products and shop floors. The proposed research has potential to make a manufacturing system

more autonomous at lower costs. You will contribute with publications and develop demonstrations of the methods

developed. This post is funded by an Innovate UK project with GE, Global Robots and the University of Sheffield as partners.

You should hold a PhD (or be close to completion) in any relevant area of computer science or engineering, such as robotics

and automation, intelligent manufacturing, flexible/reconfigurable manufacturing, informated products, internet of things,

control systems, etc. You should also have experience in one or more of the following professional skill areas: C++/ROS for

robot programming, Internet of Things technologies, robot retrofitting, simulating a flexible production environment,

human-machine interaction techniques, MATLAB/Simulink for robotics or embedded systems, and embedded systems for


While you will have an opportunity to build on your own research experience and strength to contribute to the research

project, you will also contribute to Sheffield’s reputations as the leading centre of digitisation and informatics research for


Automatic Control and Systems Engineering (ACSE) is one of the largest departments devoted to the subject in Europe. We

are a world-leading research department, as evidenced by the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014)

exercise - out of 62 UK institutions specialising in multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary engineering, the Department was

ranked first for quality of research publications and third for overall research quality. The principal investigator and line

manager for this role is Professor Ashutosh Tiwari, who is Airbus / RAEng Research Chair in Digitisation for Manufacturing at

the University of Sheffield.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a

competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and

development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles whose talent and contributions complement each other to

greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student


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