NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology), New Delhi invites job applications for Content Team Leader, Manager & Creative Visualize for the year 2020.
National Institute of Fashion Technology has recently undertaken a project for development of a national knowledge portal titled The Repository — Indian Textiles and Crafts (RTC) for the Ministry of Textiles under the Craft Cluster Initiative of the NHDP programme of DC (Handlooms & Handicrafts). RTC has been planned as an online resource network for the textile, clothing and craft sectors of India.
Content Team Leader
Qualification: PhD. in relevant field/ M.A./M.Sc. or equivalent) in Textiles/Textile & Clothing/ Textile design/Fashion & Apparel/ Textile Conservation or related disciplines; Good articulation and writing skills are a must; Candidates should have published articles/research papers/books in the field of textile crafts and/or costumes of India.
Experience: Minimum 5 years (for Ph. D. degree holders) and 8 years (for Postgraduates) of experience in research and/or teaching Indian textiles and costumes or textile-based Indian crafts in an institution of higher education, R&D/university OR Experience in cultural resource management, (preferably, textile-related) in a reputed organisation/ institution university/museum/ gallery or a similar body; Experience in project-based assignments and/or development of cultural repository would be an advantage.
Eligibility: M.A./M.Sc. or equivalent in Textiles/ Textile & Clothing/ Textile design/ Fashion & Apparel / Textile Conservation or related disciplines Or NIFT/NID Graduate. Good articulation and writing skills are a must.
Experience: Postgraduate candidates should have at least 5 years of experience in research/ documentation of traditional Indian Textiles/ Clothing/Textile design or Textile conservation/ Textile based Crafts or related fields. Graduate candidates should have at least 8 years of experience in relevant fields.
Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Design/Fine Arts/Architecture or equivalent OR PG Diploma or equivalent in Computer applications/Web Design/Advertising/Mass communication/media or related fields from Government recognized institution.
Experience: Min 2 years of experience in Web designing, professional graphics, advertising, etc. Expertise in Adobe, Photoshop, ACDEE, Adobe Premier Blender, etc. Candidates with great conceptualizing skill and experience of developing visual archive/repository would be preferred.
Technical Consultant (IT)
Qualification: M.E., (CS / IT), M.Tech., (CS/IT)/ MCA / MSC (IT) or equivalent qualification.
Experience: Minimum 5 years experience in system administration & data centre management/Software development including, preferably, 2 years as a Technical Consultant; Good knowledge and understanding of the following: Contemporary information retrieval technologies, Machine learning technologies, Data Analytics, System security, Implementation and delivery of IT Services in a networked environment.
Documentation and Metadata Creator
Eligibility: Master’s degree or equivalent in Library & Information Science or related field with a Bachelor’s degree in any other discipline.
Experience: Minimum 5 years supervisory experience in cataloguing and documentation in a digital library environment. Experiences of metadata creation and harvesting and implementation of international metadata standards ( MARC and at least one non MARC) are essential. Experience of handling project based assignments would be an asset.
How to apply?
The Application form duly filled in and converted to PDF must be emailed as an attachment to recruitment.rtc[at]nift.ac.in. Please do not attach any other document(s) as proof of your qualifications or experience. Hard copy of the application form will not be accepted. The last date for submitting the application is 31.07.2020. The post applied for must be mentioned in the subject of the email, e.g. Application for the Post of Content Manager.