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The position involves leading a team of students working within the Swedish Maritime Robotics Center, SMaRC. Responsibilities include managing the software framework running on the autonomous underwater vehicles included in the project, AUV, developing processing tools for sensor data, field testing, and data collection.
What we offer
A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and skills for a sustainable future.
Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international, and dynamic working environment
Work in Stockholm, in close proximity to nature
Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH
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Doctoral degree in machine learning, robotics, or equivalent.
A solid background in robotics, machine learning, and underwater sensing.
As a person, you are good at working both in groups and alone, and creative.
A postdoctoral period in the subject.
Ability to work for the benefit of research results.
Ability to inform about research and development work.
Experience in developing and leading activities and staff.
Knowledge of diversity and equal treatment issues with a special focus on gender equality.
Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency.
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About the employment
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