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Project Officer (Robotics)
Nanyang Technological University

Date Posted Feb. 8, 2024
Title Project Officer (Robotics)
University Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore
Department School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Mechanical Engineering

We are developing a smart robotic gripping system for vegetable harvesting in vertical farm environments. The School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (MAE) is seeking a motivated Project Officer with expertise in mechanical design, building the embedded system, and control.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop a robust mechanical design for the gripping system, ensuring optimal functionality and durability.

  • Construct and systematically maintain the robotic gripper.

  • Design/implement control algorithm for the robotic gripper.

  • Fine-tune gripper’s operational parameters to achieve optimal performance.

  • Assist RF to prepare the project deliveries and milestones.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM, Mechanical/Electrical/Mechatronics Engineering is preferred.

  • Experience in Python, SolidWorks/Inventor, Matlab.

  • Hands on experience on building embedded system using Arduino/ESP32.

  • Hands on experience with 3D printers (FDM, SLA).

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.


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