Department of Electrical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/118

Applications are invited for a Sr. Project Associate in the project entitled "Smart Grid Control Centre".

Sr. Project Associate - 2

Minimum Requirements: B.E./B. Tech/MCA/M. Tech with IoT with 1 year software development experience.

Salary: 25900-2100- 63700

Desired Requirements

Sufficient knowledge and experience in most of the following areas is required.

  • Hands-on experience on different types of microcontrollers such as Arduino, STM32, ESP32, Raspberry Pi, etc.
  • Hands-on experience with different types of IoT communication modules such as LoRa, Zigbee, WiFi, 6LOWPAN, Bluetooth, GPRS, GPS
  • IoT Protocols Development Experience (MQTT, TCP/IP, IEEE802.15.4, etc.)
  • Power System communication protocols development experience (MODBUS, IEC 61850, IEC 60870-5, etc.)
  • Smart grid/power system protocols and their implementation methods

How to apply:

Application can be sent via email at (with subject line clearly stating – "Smart Grid Control Centre: Position Applied for...").

The application should contain a detailed resume having details about the qualifications and experience clearly mentioned, one-page write-up about the candidate’s best projects, and 2 references of people the candidate has worked with but not related.

The post is purely temporary and is for the duration of 1 year. The last date for sending the application is 20 May 2024.

Short-listed applicants will be called for an interview over a suitable online conferencing platform. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications and work experience will not be informed or called for an interview.

Dr. Ankush Sharma
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016