Department of Electrical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2020/265

Applications are invited for four post of Project Engineer. This position will be up to October 31, 2021 and purely temporary.

About the project: The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has funded 5G testbed project to encourage Indian start-ups and the industry to take an early lead in 5G technology. The goal of the project is to build a testbed that closely resembles a real-world 5G deployment. The project will deliver an end-to-end 5G testbed comprising of 5G BS and UE nodes that support enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB), Ultra low latency communication (URLLC) and massive MTC including NB IoT services. This testbed could become a basis for many commercial deployments.

What is involved?

This involves designing and fabricating multiple high-end components such as baseband processing units, remote radio heads, RF modules, and baseband algorithms and software.

Job Description:

Project no.: DOT/EE/2017508

Post: Project Engineer

Number of Post: Four

Salary range: 26400-2200-66000

Min Qualification: M.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IITs

Desirable Qualification:

  • Strong background in wireless communication, optimization, linear algebra, massive MIMO, OFDM
  • Strong knowledge of eCPRI
  • Strong knowledge of MATLAB


  • Design physical layer algorithms for 5G PHY layer
  • Analyse system-level performance of 5G standard by executing system-level simulations

Instructions to apply:

Please send your resume on or before Nov 30th, 2020 to the below given mail id. Please [mention the post in the subject line of the email].

No TA/DA will be paid for the interview.

Mail id:

Dr. Rohit Budhiraja
Project Investigator
Room no-ACES-201A
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur