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IIT Kanpur has announced job notification for the post of Project Engineer, Junior Research Fellow, Project Associate, Project Scientist, Project Technical Supervisor, Senior Project Associate. Total Vacancies are 09 and the last date to apply is from 12-05-2018 to 30-05-2018. (आईआईटी कानपुर ने परियोजना अभियंता, जूनियर रिसर्च फेलो, परियोजना सहयोगी, परियोजना वैज्ञानिक, परियोजना तकनीकी पर्यवेक्षक, वरिष्ठ परियोजना सहयोगी के पद के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 09 हैं और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 12-05-2018 से 30-05-2018 तक है।)

iit_logoAbout IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur)is a public engineering institution located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in the year of 1959 and was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act. (भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कानपुर (आईआईटी कानपुर) कानपुर, उत्तर प्रदेश में स्थित एक सार्वजनिक इंजीनियरिंग संस्थान है। यह 1959 में स्थापित किया गया था और प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान अधिनियम के तहत भारत सरकार द्वारा राष्ट्रीय महत्व संस्थान घोषित किया गया था।)

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Name of the post Total Vacancies Salary Details Project Name  Project Duration Last Date to Apply
Project Engineer 04 Rs. 26400-2200-66000 Per month NWTF Project # MISC/NWTF/20100147 1-Year 21-05-2018
Sr. Project Associate 01  Rs. 21600-1800-54000 Per month NWTF Project # MISC/NWTF/20100147 1-Year 21-05-2018
Junior Research Fellow 01 Rs. 25000/- pm Studies on Aerosol Behavior under Serve Accident Conditions in the Context of Indian Nuclear Reactor by Setting up of National Aerosol Facility - 16-05-2018
Project Associate 01 Rs 18000-1500-45000/- per month Parallel Electro-magnetic Solver for Microwave, Infrared, and Optical applications (MIO-PEMS) 1-Year 30-05-2018
Project Engineer 01 Rs. 26400-2200-66000/- per month Centre of Excellence for Large Area Flexible Electronics at IIT Kanpur 1-Year 18-05-2018
Project Scientist 01 Rs. 26,000-2200-66,000/- per month. Boron Nitride Based Adsorbent for Removal of Arsenic from Aqueous Streams 09 Months 12-05-2018
Project Technical Supervisor 01 Rs. 16000-1600-32000 Installation of a Pilot Plant of 10 KLD Capacity on acid modified soil 1-Year 15-05-2018


Project Engineer, Junior Research Fellow, Project Associate, Project Scientist, Project Technical Supervisor, Senior Project Associate


Rs. 16000- Rs 66000/- p.m


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Total - 03 Posts

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IIT Kanpur

Educational Qualification

Name of the Post Essential Qualifications Desirable Qualifications Notification Link
Project Engineer M.Tech. or B.Tech. + 3 years relevant experience

The candidate must have qualification and experience in one of the following areas. Hands-on experience in a wind-tunnel facility is preferred.

  1. Experimental Fluid Mechanics: Experience in conducting experiments and analyzing some practical problems will be preferred.
  2. Computational Fluid mechanics: Experience in analyzing complex flows using commercial software.
  3. Structural Engineering: Exposure to using various design & analysis software(s) namely Solidworks, Ansys, Catia, Abacus/Nastran etc. 
  4. Experimental studies on Civil/Wind Engineering structures/buildings.
  5. Electronics/Instrumentation: Experience in LabVIEW Based Data Acquisition and Motion Control Systems. Hands-on exposure to design and development of electronic interface systems for sensor-based measurement will be preferred.
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Sr. Project Associate B.Tech. +1 years relevant experience  

The candidate must have qualification and experience in one of the following areas. Hands-on experience in a wind-tunnel facility is preferred.

  1. Structural design: Experience with Solid works/Catia/Ansys/Abacus/Nastran
  2. Experimental Fluid mechanics
  3. Computational Fluid mechanics: Experience in analyzing complex flows using commercial software.
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Junior Research Fellow

B.Tech. in Nuclear Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering/Atmospheric Sciences with NET/GATE. Candidates with M.Sc. in Physics/Atmospheric Sciences/Mathematics are also eligible for the advertised post with NET/GATE.

Candidates are expected to have a good mathematical background and sound knowledge of computer programming. Familiarity with aerosol transport and physics is desirable. Notification Link
Project Associate BTech or M.Sc or B.Sc + MCA The candidate should have B.Tech. in Computer Science/ Electrical/ Mech. Engg or M.Sc. in Physics/Mathematics and having a strong background in C, C++, Python and Parallel programming. The candidate should have good knowledge of electrodynamics especially Maxwell’s equation and Finite difference scheme. Knowledge of visualization software like Visit, Paraview, Tecplot etc. is recommended. Notification Link
Project Engineer M. Tech OR B. Tech with M.B.A. OR B.Tech + 3 years relevant experience.

With experience relevant for thin film electronics, Hands-on experience with Thin film deposition and patterning, i.e. PVD, CVD, ALD, coating, lithography, wet and dry etching. Sound experience in electrical characterization of TFTs and diodes using semiconductor parameter analyzer, Experience with electrical and optical characterization techniques, e.g. I-V, C-V, ellipsometry, microscopy, profilometry etc, Experience of working in class 10000 and better cleanroom

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Project Scientist The position requires Molecular Modelling and Simulation background with a PhD in Chemistry/Physics/Materials/Chemical Engineering. The candidate should have a strong quantum mechanical background. - Notification Link
Project Technical Supervisor Graduate (BSc +8 Year relevant Experience or 3 Year Engg. Diploma + 8 Year Relevant Experience. The incumbent should be familiarized with earlier project work within IIT Kanpur. - Notification Link

Selection Process

Only Shortlisted candidates will be called for Interview. And the Shortlisting of the Candidates is based on the Number of Applications received by the Last date. 

How to apply

Name of the Post How to Apply
Project Engineer, Sr. Project Associate

Interested candidates/persons may apply on plain paper giving details of their qualification, experience and other relevant information to:

Coordinator/Office NWTF
National Wind Tunnel Facility

IIT Kanpur - 208 016

The application should reach NWTF office on or before May 21, 2018
Coordinator, NWTF

Junior Research Fellow

Interested persons should send their application to:

Dr. Sachchida Nand Tripathi
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur - 208016

Tel. 0512 - 2597845 
Fax No. 0512 - 2597395
E-mail: dstccp@gmail.com

Project Associate

The interested candidates are requested to submit their application with curriculum vitae containing information regarding their degrees in an envelop superscribed with (Application for the post of Project Associate). The application should reach to

Address for communication:
Prof Mahendra K. Verma,
Department of Physics,
Academic Area, 
IIT Kanpur - 208016 by 30th May 2018.

Project Engineer

Kindly email your complete resume to flexe@iitk.ac.in latest by 18th May 2018.

Room No. 305,
Samtel Centre for Display Technologies 
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208 016 UP, 
Phone No: +91-512-2596622 
or email at flexe@iitk.ac.in

Project Scientist

Interested candidates should send their application along with the resume to :

Dr Jayant K. Singh
Department of Chemical Engineering
IIT Kanpur
E-mail: jksrecruitment@gmail.com 
Group website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~jayantks 
Ph. 0512 259 6141

Project Technical Supervisor

Interested candidates may send their application and complete academic records to the undersigned before 15th May 2018.


Dr Shantanu Bhattacharya
Principal Investigator, 
Microsystem Fabrication Laboratory
Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Kanpur 
Phone No. 0512-2596056
E-mail: bhattacs@iitk.ac.in

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