Department of Electrical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect/R&D/2021/197

A world class EMI/EMC (Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility) Test Facility is presently being established at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, which is funded by the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India. The major focus of this facility would be to test the EMC compliance of modern electronic instruments and gadgets presently used in the medical industry. The proposed EMI/EMC testing facility would provide extensive compliance tests of all types of electronic and communication devices with special emphasis on medical instruments starting from low frequency to RF range. The proposed facility would conduct the electromagnetic interference and electrical safety tests required for various electronic devices and medical instruments as per IEC 60601, CISPR 11, and CISPR 16 standards.

Applications are invited to work on this ambitious project for the post of Senior Project Engineer with details as given below.

Name of Post: Senior Project Engineer

Minimum Qualification: B.Tech + M.Tech + PhD (Electrical/Electronics Engineering)

Essential Experience: The candidate must have specialization in the RF/Microwave field having experience of working with RF instruments such as the network analyzer, the spectrum analyzer, the RF signal generator etc. The candidate should have prior experience of performing measurements in the anechoic chamber, and be well conversant with various IEC and CISPR standards utilized for testing of medical electrical devices. The candidate should also have experience of preparing documentation including SOPs of EMI/EMC testing techniques, as required by accreditation agencies such as NABL.

Desirable Experience: The candidate well conversant with various EMI/EMC regulatory standards such as IEC 60601, IEC 61010, CISPR 11, CISPR 16 would be preferred.

Major Role: The candidate will be responsible for carrying out all the EMI/EMC testing of equipment(s) as per IEC 60601, CISPR 11 and CISPR 16 standards. The candidate is also required to prepare all the documentation including the SOPs, the online logbook etc., of the test procedures.

Salary: Rs. 32400-2700-81000 per month (The actual salary will be fixed by the committee depending upon the qualification and experience of the candidate).

Term of Appointment: One year and extendable until the end of the project as per institute norm. The appointment will be purely on temporary and contractual basis.

Number of positions: One

Note: The application should be submitted strictly online. Application will not be accepted in any other mode.

The last date for submitting online application shall be on or before September 07, 2021.

To apply for post of Senior Project Engineer, please click here:

Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.


Coordinator, Room No. ACES DA-329,

Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,

Kanpur - 208016 (India)