Team Lead (Robotics Engineer)


The Team Lead (Robotics Engineer) will spearhead a team of engineers in the lab, driving technical deliverables, overseeing project management, and leveraging research data to foster collaborations with stakeholders. With an interdisciplinary approach bridging Robotics, IoT, Remote Sensing & GIS, Software Development, and AI/ML, the candidate will provide strategic and tactical direction in research and engineering projects.

Major Responsibilities

Leadership & Management:

  • Lead, mentor, and manage a team of engineers, ensuring project and product milestones are met.
  • Oversee technical deliverables, ensuring quality and adherence to established standards.
  • Drive collaboration among team members, fostering a conducive environment for innovative problem-solving.

Research & Development:

  • Leverage data and research findings to engage with stakeholders, initiating fruitful collaborations.
  • Continuously stay updated with advances in Robotics, IoT, Electronics, Machine Learning, and Software   Development.
  • Contribute to and oversee research initiatives, ensuring alignment with lab objectives.

Technical Expertise:

  • Supervise seamless integration and interfacing of sensors, electronics, and IoT devices.
  • Manage and oversee the lab's GitHub repository, ensuring standardized practices in code management and maintaining comprehensive product development documentation.
  • Handle UNIX systems, with a special focus on embedded applications.

Product & Project Management:

  • Oversee the lifecycle of products, from ideation to deployment, ensuring alignment with market needs and lab objectives.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders for product feedback, iterations, and enhancements.
  • Regularly report on project status, challenges, and outcomes to faculty and stakeholders.

Stakeholder Engagement:

  • Translate research insights into actionable strategies for stakeholder engagement.
  •  Collaborate cross-functionally to align on common goals and leverage synergies.


MS degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Computer Science, or a related field from an HEC recognized institution.


Minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in the domains highlighted, showcasing demonstrable achievements in system or product development.

Required Skills and Attributes

  • Proficient in coding standards, GitHub source control management, and leveraging open-source software within Linux.
  • Hands-on experience with various Linux-based OS architectures including desktop command lines and embedded systems.
  • Advanced knowledge in sensor interfacing, notably with LIDAR, mono and stereo cameras, and IMU.
  • Adept at IoT device integration and its nuances.
  • Effective communication skills and proven teamwork capabilities in collaborative settings.

Additional Information

  • Working schedule: Standard 40 hours per week.
  • Location: WIT premises, LUMS campus. 
  • Travel: Occasional 


Please apply by sending the following documents to with the subject "Job Application - Team Lead Robotics Engineer"

  • Cover letter outlining your motivation and suitability for the position.
  • Detailed CV.
  • Academic Transcripts of all University Qualifications.