Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Applications are invited for one post of Senior Project Engineer in an IMPRINT project titled, “DEVELOPMENT OF ZrB2-SiC BASED MATERIALS NOSE CONE LEADING EDGE IN RE-ENTRY SPACE VEHICLES in the Department of Materials Sciences & Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D. OR (M. tech. + 3 years experience)
Ref. No: Ref: MHRD /MET /2016408N/ Senior Project Engineer

Work Experience:
The applicant must have a strong background and knowledge on processing of ceramics (including sintering, forging, pressing, etc). Also, the applicant must have sound understanding of ultra-high temperature ceramics (especially ZrB2 and HfB2 based composites). Applicant should have good expertise on the microstructural and phase characterization. Applicant should also be acquainted with sample sectioning, mounting, and polishing. Working knowledge of computer-based office applications (MS Office, etc.) is also necessary.

Position: Senior Project Engineer

Salary: Rs. 27,000-2,700-54,000

The post is purely temporary, and is for a duration of one year. Interested candidates must apply so the application is received by 5 pm of Apr. 24, 2017 on a plain paper giving full details of qualifications and experience. Please enclose required certificates along with.

Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview (mostly on May 01, 2017). Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be called for the interview.Also, possessing minimum qualification does not grant one the call for interview.

Note: No TA will be provided to candidates called for interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address:

Hard copy of the application (with required certificates) stating the reference number must reach by 5 pm on Apr. 24, 2017 to the following address:

Dr. Kantesh Balani
Faculty Building, Room 412
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India