Department of Aerospace Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2020/161

We are looking for highly motivated and dynamic person for temporary positions in the project. If you want to be a part of this challenging research and technology development initiative on VTOL UAV at the Department of Aerospace Engineering at IIT Kanpur, you are encouraged to apply for the following position.

1. Sr. Project Engineer One Rs. 32400 -2700- 81000

Qualification: Masters in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering + 3 years relevant exp.

Essential: Experience with computational fluid dynamic modeling and analysis, knowledge of mesh generation tools and solvers for CFD of 3D aerodynamic objects.

Desirable: Experience with computer programming, background in basic fluid mechanics / aerodynamics. Knowledge of commercial CFD software like Ansys, Fluent or open source tools like SU2.

The appointment is purely temporarily and on contractual basis. If any candidate is found suitable for lower or higher position based on qualification and experience, he may be considered for that position. Position is till the end of the project. Higher starting salary may be considered for suitable candidates.

Please send your resume on or before 17th August 2020.

Email applications may be submitted to Mrs. Smita (, clearly mention "Project position for VTOL UAV" in the subject of email.

The selection will be based on Zoom / Skype online interview, short listed candidates will be informed with an email about the date of interview. Interested candidates may apply on email giving full details of qualification, experience with copies of relevant certificates by 17th August 2020. It is mandatory to mention your mobile number in the application. Application (soft copy) must be sent at following email address.