Industry Fellow in Robotics and Autonomous Systems

University of Salford
December 11, 2022
Offerd Salary:£35,333 - £42,155
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Opportunity ID


Opportunity Closing Date

11/12/2022, 23:55

Primary Location

Salford - Frederick Road Campus

School or Business Unit

School of Science, Engineering & Environment

Contract Type

Full Time Fixed Term


£35,333 - £42,155


Join the North England Robotics Innovation Centre Team, at the University of Salford

We have exciting vacancies in our NERIC project team for motivated, capable Industry Fellows, where you can design and implement innovative, industry- led research projects in an established, vibrant research environment.

NERIC will be an internationally acclaimed research and innovation ‘go-to' facility, and provider of Robotics / autonomous systems solutions for SMEs.

We'll be focused on 3 sectors of food and drink, healthcare, and intelligent mobility.

Alongside an industrial collaboration space, NERIC will serve as a hub for The University of Salford's Robotics and Autonomous Systems Specialists who will be working with SMEs around the country to provide solution development, design, testing, and validation of digital innovation.

We'll be involved in robotics and autonomous systems for

  • Intelligent infrastructure
  • Digital automation and supply chain improvement
  • Health, wellbeing, and integrated care technologies
  • In the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, NERIC will be an integral part of facilitating recovery, as businesses look for new and innovative solutions at an accelerated pace.

    We will link academic excellence with issues facing SMEs, providing facilities, expertise and equipment to help them introduce new technologies in innovative ways.

    The Centre will develop solutions to problems that can be matured for everyday use - technologies that become an essential part of how we all work and live.

    The successful candidates will also contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and research proposals, as well as help manage and direct this complex and challenging project.

    Take a look for yourself at NERIC and see what amazing things you could be part of https: // www.

    For more information or an informal discussion, please contact Nikki:

    What's in it for you?

    Competitive salary - and excellent pension scheme

    Generous annual leave - plus the ability to buy additional holiday days

    Flexible and hybrid working - we support a culture of flexible and agile working, subject to business requirements

    Professional development - a comprehensive package of personal development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential

    Inclusion, for all of us – With over 200 languages spoken across Greater Manchester, we want to create an inspirational, inclusive learning and working environment, celebrating the diversity of our University community in our everyday conversations. Our student population is already incredibly diverse and we want to ensure this is reflected across our colleague profile as well.

    Wellbeing support - dedicated services and facilities to support your mental and physical health, ranging from an Employee Assistance Programme and counselling to sports and fitness facilities, including discounted gym memberships.

    Greater Manchester - Live and work in one of the most vibrant regions in the UK, a hot spot of digital innovation, excellent schools and colleagues, and with affordable city, suburban and rural living options to suit a wide range of lifestyle choices.

    However you identify, whatever your pathway, come and join us at the University of Salford where we are all proud to belong - watch us in action here!

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