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Senior Scientist, digitizing manufacturing SMEs

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 10.10.2018

Form of employment: Full time, Regular
Locations: Espoo, Finland, Tampere, Finland
Applications by: Tuesday, 30 October, 2018

With us you will be responsible for

We are looking for a senior scientist in digitizing manufacturing SMEs. You will be working in EU projects in the areas of robotics and digitalization.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Formulating national consortium of manufacturing SMEs
  • Applying regional funds for regional replication of EU funded research on robotics and digitization
  • Research project reporting and dissemination

The work requires some travelling abroad.

In addition, you can work in national or international projects related to industrial robotics or production system development.

We expect you to have

  • University degree in the area of robotics and automation or similar
  • Experience with working in EU projects
  • Strong national network with industry, especially SMEs
  • Knowledge in emerging robotics technologies suitable for SMEs, such as human robot collaboration, mobile robots, agile production, platforms, etc.
  • Network with national and regional government bodies
  • Professional Finnish and English language skills

Strong international network is an added value.

As a person you are

  • Pro-active and good in communicating with customers, other team members and interest groups
  • Self-driven and have curious attitude to help companies find new technologies and solutions for achieving global competitiveness

We offer

  • Opportunity to participate in the global renewal of industry. Your work will be in the central part in helping SMEs & Mid-Caps achieve digital excellence and global competitiveness through adopting advanced robotics solutions in agile production
  • Opportunity to work in the area of new emerging robotics technologies in close contact with customers and other research partners

For further information

Ali Muhammad, project manager and principal investigator in robotics systems, tel: +358 400560851, email: ali.muhammad@vtt.fi

Karoliina Salminen, research team leader in production and machine systems, tel: +358 400179311, email: karoliina.salminen@vtt.fi