Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/250

Smart Materials Structures and Systems Laboratory (SMSS), Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur is seeking passionate and motivated researchers to work on developing a series of next-generation advanced robotic systems. Our team comprises researchers and professionals from diverse backgrounds including Robotics, Mechanical design, and Control, and is looking forward to augmenting its capabilities with a Researcher in Website design and development. 

Project No:- IITK/ME/2021232

Project Title:- LDA

Name of the Post: Project Associate

Salary: Rs. 21600-1800-54000 per Month.

(Higher starting salary may be considered for exceptionally qualified/experienced candidates as per IITK Rules)

Responsibilities: -

  • Build, design, and maintain all websites and software applications.
  • Regulate exposure to business stakeholders and executive management as well as other authorities.
  • Design, write, and edit website content.
  • Understand UI, cross-browser compatibility, and general web functions and standards.
  • Create solutions for identified problems or bugs.
  • Communicate with colleagues, managers, and stakeholders daily.
  • Execute assignments with the use of web applications, scripts, and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and APIs.
  • Develop and validate test routines to ensure the external and internal interface quality.
  • Plan and deliver software platforms and products across multiple organizational units.
  • Design assignments with web services like REST, SOAP, etc.
  • Evaluate written code to ensure it meets industry standards and is compatible with all devices.
  • Maintain a professional understanding of web development by tracking trends and participating in study groups.

Essential Skillset: The ideal candidate should have,

  • Ability to write and edit technical documentation.
  • Knowledge of modern HTML/CSS
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Hands-on experience with network diagnostics

Minimum Qualification: B.Tech, Or Post graduate, Or Graduate+ 3 years relevant experience

Interested candidates may send their application, including the complete professional academic record (attach copies of certificates) and work experience to the undersigned, by e-mail ( The applicant must also provide addresses (including E-mail IDs) of referees (at least two) who can be contacted. Online interviews of shortlisted candidates will be conducted.

Last Date: 01-12-2023. *Extended till December 31, 2023.

Dr. B. Bhattacharya
Project Coordinator
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur - 16