National Centre in Geodesy

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/286

Applications are invited for two positions of Senior Project Associate, initially for a period of one year (extendable depending on the performance) in the DST sponsored project DST/CE/2019123 entitled "National Centre for Geodesy" at IIT Kanpur. Description about this position is given below:

1. Senior Project Associate

Duration: Initially for one year; may be extended further depending on performance.
Number of Positions: One
Minimum Academic Qualification: (Civil / Computer Science / Electricals / Electronics / Mining / IT / Geoinformatics) + one-year relevant experience
MSc (Mathematics / Physics / Earth Science) + one-year relevant experience
Desirable: Candidate MUST have prior research experience in broad area of Geodetic science, related instruments and software, good mathematical skills, programming proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g., MATLAB, C/C++, Python, FORTRAN), and knowledge of geospatial and geodetic packages. In addition, the candidate MUST possess excellent writing and communication skills.
Nature of job: It will involve extensive field working using GNSS receiver, digital level, total station, terrestrial laser scanner, Gravimeter, etc. for ground based geodetic survey in several regions in India. Further, the candidate must hold responsibility for processing field data, preparing projects reports, preparing course contents for short term courses/workshops/conferences.
Salary: Rs. 21600-1800-54000 + HRA as per Institute norms

Application procedure:

Send your resume indicating (a) experience in aforementioned areas and (b) your approach/understanding as to how you will be able to contribute to National Centre for Geodesy at IIT Kanpur in 600 words (in one page), to the undersigned on or before Jan 13, 2023.

Dr. Onkar Dikshit
Principal Investigator and Coordinator
National Centre for Geodesy
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208016
Tel: +91-512-259 7937 (O), Fax: +91-512-259 7395