15.06.2022

Junior Software Specialist/ Student Intern

The IDoc Laboratory seeks a Junior Software Specialist with knowledge of modern C++ and an understanding of Object-Oriented programming and architecture design patterns related to it, as well as proficiency at CMake, GTest and Git usage, among other skills.

The Junior Software Specialist will have a direct impact in helping with the software development for controlling a robotic arm in real-time in a multi-device I/O exchange software architecture. The Junior Software Specialist will report directly to the IDoc Software Engineer, Krzysztof Gromada, who is in charge of the software development for the project.

Profile of candidates/requirements:

  1. Student in computer science, software engineering or related discipline
  2. Good knowledge of modern C++ including clean code practices
  3. Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming and architecture design patterns related to it
  4. Good to have knowledge of Python, C#
  5. Proficiency at CMake, GTest, Git usage
  6. Knowledge of Windows and/or Linux OS work principles, including communication sockets, library creation and management
  7. Basic knowledge in robotics and control engineering
  8. High English communication skills
  9. Good self-organization

Key responsibilities include:

  1. Development of software for robotic arm control
  2. Unit and functional test preparation using Gtest
  3. Code reviews
  4. Image processing pipelines preparation
  5. Work on DevOps – Adjusting Docker files, CMake, testing of different compilers setups, software debugging and profiling for high processing rate
  6. Performing other duties as directed

Key assesment criteria:

  1. Documented experience fitting the profile requirements
  2. Presented opinions via reference letters (if required)

Required documents:

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Cover/motivation letter
  3. Name and email of 2 referees

We offer:

  1. Individual Scholarship paid by the Foundation for Polish Science. *The scholarship is treated as financial support for the project participant and paid by the Foundation only, directly to the individual bank account of scholarship holder on the basis of separate agreement. The scholarship holder shall not receive remuneration from the project funds while receiving the scholarship.
  2. Opportunity to work in an innovative scientific environment
  3. International cooperation with experienced researchers
  4. Access to well-staffed core facilities

How to apply:

Please submit the required documents to: Icter_jobs@ichf.edu.pl and kgromada@ichf.edu.pl

Kindly specify in the application topic: Recruitment no. MCBO 60/2022

Application deadline: July 15, 2022

For more details about the position please contact: Krzysztof Gromada (kgromada@ichf.edu.pl)

Successful candidates fulfilling the main eligibility criteria and qualifications will be invited for an interview (which will most likely take place in an online (or in person, if possible) format in the second half of July 2022). Competition results shall be announced by late July 2022. The International Centre for Translational Eye Research (Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS) is committed to employment equality (esp. European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers) and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates fulfilling the requirements specified in this announcement.

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