Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect/R&D/2023/59

Applications are invited for one (1) post of Senior Project Engineer in a MHRD sponsored project titled, “Virtual Lab Phase III” in the Department of Materials Sciences & Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D. (Computer Science or IT Stream) (M. Tech. in CS or IT + 3 years relevant experience) OR (B. Tech. in CS/ITwith M.B.A. + 3 years relevant experience) OR (B. Tech. in CS/IT+ 5 years relevant experience).

Ref. No: MHRD/MET/2018064/SPE-2023

Work Experience:

Candidate must have experience in object oriented programming, JavaScript, Github, jQuery, Database knowledge, Web services, Linux Operating Systems. Must be an open source enthusiast, and should have led a team size of at least 10 people with potential abilities to lead large teams. Leadership skills, project management skills, selfdriven, creative, out of the box thinker is needed for the job. Experience in Python programming is also needed.

Must have exposure to virtual labs simulator and design for engineering experiments. Any direct relevance must be provided in cover letter.

Must be acquainted with working knowledge of computer-based office applications (MS Office, powerpoint etc.). Good oral communication skill is also required for coordinating with colleges/nodal centers and making presentations.

Desirable: Any experience on team-handling (>10 group member group leader) is preferred.

Salary Range: Rs. 38800 - 3200 - 96400.

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 Mar. 15, 2023 *Extended till April 15, 2023

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 Mar. 31, 2023). 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 Mar. 15, 2023, *Extended till April 15, 2023 to the following address:

Dr. Kantesh Balani
Faculty Building, Room 413
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India