Acceleration of Advanced AI/Robotics Technology Development through Academia/Start-up Collaboration
Development of advanced AI/robotics technologies and/or robot development platform is conducted utilizing the power of academia and start-ups. Sony may provide robot HW or related SW to selected universities and start-ups, and execute collaborative development activities. The role will be 1) management of the overall collaboration, 2) collaborative development of advanced AI/robot technologies, and 3) the point of contact for providing Sony technology and acquiring collaboration outcome into Sony.
As the first step of this framework, Sony has announced the collaboration with CMU in the United States:
Bachelor : around 51,000 USD above
Master : around 56,000 USD above
PhD : around 60,000 USD above
・Dormitory Support and Commuting Expense
2/3 of the dormitory fee and full commuting expense will be paid by company.
・Arrival allowance will be paid
・Statutory taxes, social insurance premiums, health insurance fees and all other payments required to be paid by Japanese laws will be deducted from your monthly salary.
・Japanese language training will be provided.
・Visa expenses will be borne by Sony.
・Moving expenses will be borne by Sony.
MUST: 3 years or longer experience in robot development (more than 5 years preferable). Experience on Robot Operationg System (ROS) or experience of development of robot applications. Need to deeply understand the mindset and research process of academia.
PREFERABLE: Experience on an arm robot or a small cart robot. Knowledge in OS, robot farm ware, or AI in general. Experience in collaboration with a university or a company.