IIT Kanpur hiring for Project Engineer/Senior Project Engineer
Company :
IIT Kanpur
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Job Role :
Project Engineer/Senior Project Engineer
Eligibility :
Experience :
3 Years
Job Location :
Last Date :
24 May 2019

Company Profile:

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur carries out original research of significance and technology development at the cutting edge. It imparts training for students to make them competent, motivated engineers and scientists. The Institute not only celebrates freedom of thought, cultivates vision and encourages growth, but also inculcates human values and concern for the environment and the society.

Job Details:


Project Engineer/Senior Project Engineer

No. of vacancy:


Nature of work:

Position requires computational background with M.Tech./PhD (or nearing finishing M.Tech./PhD) in Mechanical/Aerospace/Chemical Engineering. The incumbent has to work in the area of optical diagnostic techniques based on chemiluminescence and laser-induced fluorescence of turbulent reactive flows pertaining to open flames and unsteady combustion dynamics of gas turbine combustors. The incumbent should be responsible for developing and running experimental facilities. Independent working style with good communication skills is needed.

Minimum qualification:

M.Tech. (for Project Engineer)

PhD or M.Tech. + 3 years of experience (for Senior Project Engineer)

Desired qualifications:

  • Should have a good academic record (greater than 8 CPI or 80% marks in UG and PG Degrees)*
  • Strong background in using and/or developing laser based optical diagnostics (chemiluminescence/ laser-induced fluorescence/ particle image velocimetry/ laser Doppler velocimetry/ phase Doppler interferometry) applied to turbulent/ multiphase/ reactive flows with a good grasp of relevant scientific/ technological problems and an understanding of promising approaches to their solutions
  • Prior experience in design of test rig and setting up of experiments
  • Experience in design software such as AutoCAD/ Solidworks/Catia
  • Familiarity with using LabVIEW, MATLAB, Tecplot, etc.
  • Good communication skills

Salary range:

Rs. 26400-2200-66000 (Project Engineer)

Rs. 32400-2700-81000 (Senior Project Engineer) per month based on qualification

Duration of appointment:

1 Year. Contract may be extended based on performance and availability of funding.

Application process:

Applications must include a signed cover letter, chronologically written bio-data, self-attested copies of all degree certificates and grade cards (including that of 10, 10+2, B. Tech). Applications missing any of the above documents will be rejected.

Selection procedure:

Interview over tele- or video-conferencing after short-listing. The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short-listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. Only short-listed candidates will accordingly be called for interview.

How to Apply:

Last date for receipt of application: May 24, 2019, Following documents (in PDF format) may be submitted by email to sde@iitk.ac.in (with a copy to santanu80@gmail.com) on or before the last date of application.