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    Post Of a Part Time Researcher – IET Researcher & Developer – Ambulant Project

     Jobsplus Permit No. 227/2022

    Definite - Part Time  

    Date of Call: 26/05/2023 12:00
    Closing Date: 19/07/2023 12:00
    Department: Institute of Engineering and Transport


The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology is seeking to hire a Part Time Researcher – IET Researcher & Developer – Ambulant Project.


Post Of a Part Time Researcher – IET Researcher & Developer – Ambulant Project.

Eligibility: The Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline, preferably knowledgeable in the area of mechatronics and sensorics.

Description: Responsible for assisting in the execution of project deliverables, mainly in the setting up of underwater localisation sensors for the control of an underwater robot. The candidate will be responsible for the development as well as deployment of a test setup in a controlled environment to estimate the position, velocity and acceleration of an underwater robot. The task also includes understanding of the kinematic model of the robot. The candidate will also be responsible to liaise with the principal investigator and researchers at MCAST, as well as with other project partners. The candidate will also contribute to the organisation and attendance of training sessions and report writing.
Vacancies will be filled if and when openings become available. Successful candidates will be called to fill existing vacancies in accordance with the order of merit. Interested candidates are invited to apply by the closing date indicated in this advert.

Candidates who do not upload copies of their certificates, transcripts and MFHEA statements (for overseas qualifications) on their profile will be automatically disqualified from the post. Applications should include a covering letter. All applications will be dealt with in strictest confidence.