Researcher in Human-Robot Interaction - Internship

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The SEA Innovation Team

The remit of the SEA Innovation Team is to promote and support innovation across the Deloitte SEA operation and its client base. The Team works across a broad spectrum of exciting projects, blending targeted product, service, and process innovation, with organisational transformation and capacity building initiatives.

The Southeast Asia (SEA) Innovation team is looking for developers to join us on a research project which explores the integration of robots in the professional services workplace. As part of an interdisciplinary team, the developer can look forward to learning and working with innovation consultants from a range of different backgrounds including technology implementation, digital strategy and design.

Depending on his/her proficiency and capability, the developer will undertake tasks including, but not limited to:

  • Building applications and functionalities for a NAO Robot which will facilitate the day-to-day operations of key workplace functions spanning Human Resources, Finance, Knowledge, Performance and Resource Management.
  • Designing use cases for a NAO Robot which will delight, serve and improve the lives of Deloitte’s myriad of different consultants.
  • Rapid prototyping and running tests to ascertain the feasibility of use cases.

The role

  • TBC, based on applicant availability
  • Flexible working arrangement
  • Based in Singapore

The Developer

A believer in experimentation, you are interested in how nascent technologies will shape the nature of our interactions, and the implications of this on how people interact, work and play. Robotic Process Automation, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are amongst other areas of interest which fuel your passion for programming and innovation.

You are comfortable working with and/or have experience in at least one of the following programing languages:

  • Python
  • C++

Alongside a passion for programming and robotics, you understand and/or have an interest in at least one of the following areas:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Innovation
  • Professional Services
  • Consulting
  • Human Resource
  • Talent Management
  • Operations
  • Finance

All applicants will be expected to possess good fundamentals in project management, communication and problem solving.

Due to volume of applications, we regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Requisition code: SE135-129959-2017

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