In order to enhance our international team in Haid (Linz, Upper Austria), we are hiring motivated people from all over Europe. We also encourage unsolicited applications. Offered positions are flexible in terms of contracts (part-time, full time, partially tele-work) to allow you to optimally combine your professional with your private (family) life. We usually offer permanent positions. The company is bilingual, the primary languages are English or German.

The next employment wave is planned to start in summer/autumn 2017. Depending on the individual profile and expertise of you and of simultaneously or previously employed team members, the work content and the profile of the future employment can alternate to some extend between more expertise in software engineering versus more expertise in mathematics, robotics etc.

 

Please send applications to:
Christof Eberst: ce@convergent-it.at
Convergent Information Technologies GmbH
Schulstrasse 2
4053 Haid
Austria

Development, Pre-Development and UX (User eXperience)

To extend our R&D team, we are recruiting junior and senior computer scientist, software-engineers, mathematicians and engineers. Your robotic research and technology development will cover the fields of automatic robot programming, automated planning, robot motion planning, robust machine intelligence, learning and optimization, visual computing, computer graphics and human machine interaction. The position is permanent.
 
Your task:

Responsibilities, tasks and job description will be elaborated cooperatively to match your prior experience and your interests. Responsibilities will include some or all of the following topics:

  • Pre-development of new SW technologies, methods and algorithms within corporate and cooperative R&D projects
  • Concept and realization of SW architectures
  • UX (User eXperience) improvement and SW development of tools for automated planning, online or offline programming and bin-picking
  • Lead of small and medium sized research projects and applied projects

Responsibilities for senior candidates include in addition:

  • Lead/Management of larger cooperative research projects
  • Other responsibilities according to previous experience and personal interests

 
Your qualification:

You should be a European Citizen with a Master/Dipl.-Ing./PhD in Computer Science / Mathematics / Engineering with strong background in software engineering and interest or experience in some of the following topics:

  • Development of complex SW Systems
  • GPU processing, parallelization
  • Robotics
  • Automated Planning
  • Simulation
  • Computer Graphics or Computer Games
  • Professional SW Engineering, Development of Algorithms in C++

For the senior position we expect a strong background and history in software development and software engineering for robotic systems
 
Our offer:

  • Challenging high-tech jobs in a young, dynamic growing enterprise
  • In one of the future’s domains: robotics and artificial intelligence
  • Mapping your work content to your interests and skills
  • The opportunity and competences to “change things” and to “leave own footprints”
  • Development of your personal and professional skills and competences
  • Highly flexible working condition and an attractive modern and professional working environment

In accordance with regulations of 01.03.2011, we hereby inform you that the minimal salary for this position according to the collective agreement is €2825/month (14/year). We are willing to overpay according to experience and qualification. The position is permanent.

Diploma-/Master-Theses and Internships: Software development for robots

We are offering thesis supervision in the field or software for robot programming, motion planning, automatic planning, with relevance to the following technical issues

  • planning,
  • simulation,
  • computer-graphics
  • machine learning
  • user interaction
  • robotics

 
Students shall

  • be enrolled in a master or bachelor program in mechanical engineering, mechatronics, mathematics, computer-science or electrical engineering
  • have a solid background in programming (C++).

Individual topics will be defined jointly according to individual interests, strengths and prior-knowledge.