The Stuttgart site of the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (MPI-IS) is seeking a mechatronics expert to join our vibrant and rapidly expanding research community. With over 400 employees distributed between campuses in Stuttgart and Tübingen, MPI-IS is conducting cutting-edge research in the fields of micro- and nano-robotics, haptic interfaces, human-robot interaction, bio-hybrid systems, medical robotics, computer vision, control, machine learning, and much more. In addition, our institute is a founding member of Cyber Valley, a research network comprising key players in the fields of artificial intelligence and robotics, including major industry partners.
To provide professional, high-quality scientific and engineering expertise to our diverse and expanding research community, the institute has established a set of central scientific facilities in the areas of robotics, materials, computer vision, medical systems, high-performance computing, and software development. Working alongside some of the most talented researchers in the field, the scientists and engineers of these central facilities have the opportunity to make significant contributions to an incredibly wide variety of projects.
This new position seeks to rapidly expand our team’s capabilities and expertise in the areas of mechatronics, experimental design, instrumentation, compliant mechanisms, novel sensors, and/or embedded systems.
Ideal candidates will have experience with some of the following: