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JOB POST: Project Officer (Web Developer) at IIT Madras: Apply by Dec 5: Expired

Applications are invited for the position of Project Officer (Web Developer) for the “Data Commons Project” under Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and AI” in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai.


Initially for one year, extendable based on performance.


B.E / B. Tech or Master’s Degree in Science


At least 5 years full-time experience as a front-end web developer and at least 2 years experience as a full-stack developer.

Job Description

  • Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBCDSAI), IITM is looking for a web developer to build a front-end framework for IITM Data Commons.
  • IITM Data Commons (IITM DC) is a knowledge portal which will host datasets published by Indian Govt. The goal is to create a single endpoint for all datasets through one portal.
  • The datasets and metadata content to be injected in the portal will be provided to you by the existing IITM DC Team.

The Candidate is expected

  • to build a user-friendly, interactive website to host these datasets. The website should be interactive, modernistic, and equipped with a robust API for the end users. This website should also be receptive to publishing articles, blogs and news.
  • to be involved in the construction and hosting of online hackathons organized by IITM Data Commons.
  • to be involved in the data collection and data cleaning process for IITM Data Commons.
  • expected to update and maintain the existing Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBCDSAI) website.

The candidate will be the solely responsible for the website development and hence he should be competent to build a data portal independently with minimal / no technical guidance.


Rs. 75,000/- per month

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Create a front-end framework for IITM Data Commons
  • Implement the features ideated by the IITM Data Commons team on the website
  • Test and publish the website at a given subdomain
  • Update and monitor the website frequently
  • Collect data from public sources and preprocess it for publishing in IITM Data Commons
  • Assist in creating and managing hackathons for IITM Data Commons
  • Update and maintain the existing RBCDSAI website
  • Attend meetings regularly to provide update on the progress


Required Knowledge

  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • ReactJS
  • Python
  • Flask API

Preferred Knowledge

  • Go Language
  • Shell
  • Lodash
  • Content writing skills

How to Apply?

Interested applicants can apply for the post through this link.

Application Deadline

Dec 5, 2021


If there is any issue to submit the application please send E-mail to : / Contact: 044- 2257 9796 on all working days from 9.00 AM to 05.30 PM (Monday to Friday – except National Holidays). (Please note, only technical issues will be accepted – No interim correspondence with reference to the selection process will be considered).

Click here to view the official notification for the post of Project Officer (Web Developer) at IIT Madras.

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