Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Nigeria (RAIN) (RC Number: 1607482) [4 Positions]

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Nigeria (RAIN) (RC Number: 1607482) is an AI Robotics training & research centre built solely to advance local content in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. The centre is located in a cul-de-sac area of Ibadan and is equipped with ultramodern facilities for research and product development.

The facility consists of well-stocked robotics and embedded systems lab, as well as a 3D and PCB printing, CNC machining and a metal fabrication unit. We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

Job Title: Business Development Executive
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Contract Type: Permanent

About the Job

  • The main area of focus is the generation of new leads with the aim of creating more patronage. This involves scheduling appointments, preparing and delivering presentations to clients
  • In addition, the development of revenue generation through training and research grants from the private and public sectors is a key function
  • The role also involves engaging trainees one on one and ensuring that they get value for money spent
  • The successful candidate will proactively target employers and educational institutions that are looking to develop human capacity in the area of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, securing initial meetings with decision-makers and following those clients throughout their journey with RAIN.

Responsibilities

  • Contacting potential clients to establish rapport and arrange meetings.
  • Researching organisations and individuals to find new opportunities.
  • Answering in bound calls; taking orders dealing with new enquiries
  • Increasing the value of current customers while attracting new ones.
  • Finding and developing new markets and improving patronage.
  • Developing proposals and concluding deals with clients.
  • Welcoming visitors into the facility and leading them on tour.
  • Lead generation.
  • Meeting KPI’s and targets by high volume and good quality calls.

Essential Qualifications

  • Not more than 30 years of age as at the time of application
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 3+ years related experience or HND Qualification with 5+ years’ related experience in Sales, Marketing or related field.
  • Strong communication skills and IT fluency.
  • Ability to manage complex projects and multi-task.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to flourish with minimal guidance, be proactive, and handle uncertainty
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.Proficiency in digital marketing

Preferred Qualifications

  • A valid driver’s licence
  • An understanding of Government funding.

Salary

  • N60,000 – N 100,000 per month.

Job Title: IT Help Desk Assistant
Job Reference: HD191001
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Contract Type: Permanent

About the Job

  • The IT Help Desk Assistant is the primary go-to person for technical issues relating to computer, network/internet connectivity and social media within the facility.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provision of general IT support to computer users in the facility
  • Maintenance of security access equipment
  • Reservation of meeting rooms on a computerised booking system
  • Meeting and greeting clients in reception amongst other receptionist general duties in a warm, confident and happy manner

Essential Qualifications

  • Not more than 28 years of age as at the time of application
  • Bachelor’s degree or HND Qualification
  • 2+ years hands-on related IT support experience in a commercial environment
  • Familiarity with Windows and Linux operating systems, Windows Server and Microsoft Office
  • Skills in Local Area Networking including management of routers and switches
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a friendly disposition

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Formal IT qualification in Networking or Database Management

Salary Range
N30,000 – N 50,000/Month.

Job Title: Facility Manager
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Contract Type: Permanent

About the Job

  • The Facility Manager is the primary liaison between research members, management, course facilitators and other entities in the management of laboratory research space.

Key Responsibilities

  • Uses advanced concepts to implement and coordinate building management procedures, including specialised consideration such as ventilation, fume hoods, gas lines, power, or use of hazardous materials.
  • Manages lab renovations, relocations, stock replenishment, special research infrastructure needs, maintenance service calls, and facility allocation.
  • Maintains an adequate inventory of equipment, chemicals, and other materials. And manages lab operations, PPEs, risk, health and safety.
  • Demonstrates and transfers comprehensive knowledge of project management.
  • Conducts personnel evaluations, recommends hiring and terminations, and performs other management functions.
  • Coordinates research collaborations and grants.

Essential Qualifications

  • Not more than 35 years of age as at the time of application
  • Interested applicants must have either:
  • A second class (upper) BSc in a STEM field with 5 years relevant experience or
  • A master’s degree in a STEM field with 5 years of relevant experience or
  • 9 years of related experience.
  • Understands and uses effective project management techniques.
  • Advanced skill to multi-task and effectively prioritise large project work.
  • Advanced interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Project Management Certification.
  • Doctorate Degree in a STEM field.
  • A rich background in carrying out scientific research.
  • Advanced knowledge of modern engineering dynamics.
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with the scientific laboratory environment.

Salary
N120,000 – N 250,000/Month

 

Job Title: Engineering Technician – Robotics (Control/Electronic/Mechanical)
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: N 60,000 – N 100,000

About the Job

  • The Technician will work directly as a member of our product development team, applying their mechanical and electronic expertise to implement truly novel solutions to solve technical challenges.
  • They will work independently on pieces of the system, but will also work closely with other team members to ensure cohesive product performance.
  • Responsibilities will focus on launching new products into production and supporting prototype and production systems fielded at customer sites.

Essential Qualifications

  • Not more than 28 years of age as at the time of application
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 1-3 years of relevant experience; or HND with 5 years of relevant experience (preferably product prototyping / manufacturing)
  • Hands-on with basic workshop tools (e.g. drills, Dremel drills, hacksaw)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of industry standards
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings and electrical schematics.
  • Knowledge of schematics, block diagrams, and electro/mechanical assembly drawings
  • Able to prioritise work effectively and provide technical support to students, faculty and staff
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision on multiple tasks.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Willing to learn new systems and protocols.
  • Preferred Qualifications (as applicable to your field):
  • Using and programming of CNC milling machine
  • Basic CAD software skills for 3D design and mechanical assembly
  • Excellent soldering skills
  • Preparing wire harness with multiple different type of connectors
  • Skills in control algorithms, microcontroller programming and embedded circuit design using modern software
  • Able to build, install, program, test, repair and maintain robotic equipment and related automated systems.
  • Experience working with microprocessors, programmable controllers, electronics, circuit analysis, mechanics, sensor or feedback systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot robotic systems
  • Assemble and reassemble robots or peripheral equipment.
  • Fabricate components or systems, such as housings, jigs, fittings, or fixtures, using metalworking machines.
  • Train students and staff to install, use, or maintain robots.
  • Assist students in the design, configuration, or application of robotic systems.
  • Support engineering outreach and recruitment activities.
  • Develop product support documentation including maintenance instructions and troubleshooting guides.

Salary

  • N60,000 – N 100,000 per month.

 

To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter addressed to “The Recruitment Manager, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Nigeria (RAIN), Ibadan, Nigeria” via: careers@rainigeria.com with the subject as “Job Reference: HD191001”

Note

  • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Nigeria (RAIN) is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Bank or payment details should never be provided when applying for a job.
  • Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.

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