Computer Science & Engineering Department

Advertisement Number: P.Rect/R&D/2021/129

Position: Senior Project Associate

No. of positions: 2 (Two)

Applications are invited for two positions of "Senior Project Associate" in the Project numbered NAHI/CS/2020230 in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Kanpur.

Minimum qualification: MCA/MSc/BTech + at least 1 year of relevant experience OR MTech

Consolidated Salary range: INR 21600-1800-54000 per month + HRA

Working hours: 8:30 am to 6 pm (Monday to Saturday).

Desired qualification:

  • At least 70% marks in academics
  • Ability to work on deadline driven projects
  • Very good writing, and speaking ability in English
  • Extensive experience in the field of Cyber Security
  • Good understanding of honeypots, malwares, network testing tools, penetration testing both web and executable files
  • Ability to do in depth vulnerability assessment and penetration testing for large IT/OT Systems and create extensive reports
  • Familiarity with coding language like c, c++, python, java

Job Description:

  • Extensive project handling at client site
  • Real time problem solving as per client demand
  • Network, System, Application, OS, Firmware penetration testing
  • Prepare presentations and reports to clients
  • Presentation of work at meetings and clients
  • Work as liaison to client on cyber security

Duration: Appointment will be made initially for one year and can be extended up to five years or till the end of the project whichever is earlier, subject to satisfactory performance. Performance reviews will be held weekly. The appointment can be terminated at any time if found unsatisfactory.

Applications Process: Interested candidates may apply by filling up the google form at Note that you must have a comprehensive yet to the point cover letter uploaded with the application.

Last date of receipt of application: July 10, 2021, before or at 5 pm.

Tentative date of interview: July 15, 2021.

Contact Person: Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla, C3i Center, Computer Science & Engineering Department, IIT Kanpur