IIT Bombay hiring for Project Research Scientist
Company :
IIT Bombay
Website :
Job Role :
Project Research Scientist
Eligibility :
MPhil/PhD
Experience :
2 Years
Job Location :
Mumbai
Last Date :
20 July 2018

Company Profile:

IIT Bombay is part of history in the making. We, the faculty, students and staff are creating a new institute, an institute, which in due course of time will make an indelible mark in education and research. Though we are young, we have a great vision, agility, commitment and energy to create an innovative education and research environment that will be the envy of all. Through our deeds we shall be the catalysts for change in our local environs as well as the rest of India and the world. In a very short time, just about a year, IIT Bombay has made significant strides. IIT Bombay admitted the first batch of 111 B.Tech. students, and started functioning on August 20, 2008. Three departments, CSE, EE & ME were initiated. The first year had its highs and lows but was an exciting period that will be etched in the minds of the pioneer batch. In January 2009, IIT Bombay admitted 11 PhD students. On February, 27, 2009, the foundation stone of IIT Bombay was laid by Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Hon'ble Chairperson of UPA. For the 2009-10 academic year, IITH will be admitting 120 B.Tech. students, 35 M.Tech. students and 10-15 Ph.D. students.

Job Details:

Position & Salary Project Research Scientist (1 Post )
Consolidated salary Rs.42000 - 60000/-+H.R.A(If applicable)p.m.
Qualification PhD degree in climate, atmospheric science, or related field with strong publication record. 

With two years experience in designing and performing experiments with Genaral Circulation Models and Demonstrated proficiency in climate model simulations and analysis using tools among those listed below 

Knowledge of physical mechanisms driving climate change in South Asia. 

Desirable: Specific proficiency in scientific programming languages such as Fortran, Matlab, R and Python; experience in high performance computing; porting and tunning the models on various plotfoms; shell scripting and meteorological data analysis tools (GrADS, FERRET, NCL, Python, NCO, CDO); handling large volumes of data (formats including like NetCDF, HDF, GRIB, ASCII)
Job Profile The successful candidate will be part of the NCAP-COALESCE group of researchers, at IITB. The specific position will involve using ECHAM6-HAM2 simulations and statistical approaches to detect aerosol influence on radiative forcing and rainfall over India, and to understand changes in cloud properties and rainfall mean and extreme magnitudes. Strong scientific publication outcome is expected. 

How to Apply:

The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the project . The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview. Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online athttp://www.ircc.iitb.ac.in/IRCC-Webpage/rnd/HRMSLoginPage.jsp on or before 20th July, 2018 . Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be required to attend at their own expenses.