Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/252

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 Circuit design and development. 

Project No:- R&D/DD/2021189L

Project Title:- Medical COE (Wheel chair)

Name of the Post: Project Engineer

Salary: Rs. 31600-2600-78400 Per Month.

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

Responsibilities: -

  • Mixed signal/Analog circuit design for High-Speed Memory I/O Interfaces
  • Solve the challenge of circuit designs in deep submicron (16nm and smaller) CMOS finfet processes.
  • Take designs through productization and be involved in all stages of development.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to optimize the designs.
  • Be the interface to the customer in technical interactions, feasibility analysis, design reviews, and parameter estimations (like Power/Area).
  • Design circuit architecture to control and support radiating elements for overall array performance.
  • Investigate new technologies and applications for phased arrays.
  • Apply knowledge of broad engineering principles and collaborate with other engineering disciplines to meet all product requirements.
  • Organize design efforts on technically challenging designs to meet cost and schedule requirements.
  • Work without appreciable direction and exercise considerable latitude in determining the technical objectives of an assignment.

Essential Skillset: The ideal candidate should have,

  • Broad circuit design and implementation knowledge with significant depth.
  • Knowledge of package substrate, board design, and power delivery.
  • Working knowledge of Cadence custom design tools, and various circuit simulators like Hspice, XA, FineSim, Spectre.
  • Working knowledge of Verilog, Nanotime, and Matlab.
  • Hands-on with Lab test and measurement equipment.
  • Requires a strong fundamental understanding of transistor-level analog design designs in the deep submicron process.

Minimum Qualification: M.Tech, Or B.Tech + 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