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Research Associate at IIT Kanpur [2 Vacancies]: Apply by Dec 31: Expired


Applications are invited for a Research Associate in the project entitled, “Project for Training, Research and Entrepreneurship Development in Smart Grid at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur.
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (also known as IIT Kanpur or IITK) is a public technical and research university located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act.
Established in 1960 as one of the first Indian Institutes of Technology, the institute was created with the assistance of a consortium of nine US research universities as part of the Kanpur Indo-American Program (KIAP).


Research Associate (02)


M.Tech. with IoT software development experience or B.Tech. with at least 3 years of R&D and IoT software development experience. Enough knowledge and development experience in most of the following areas is required: Smart Meter protocols (DLMS/ COSEM, IS1644 etc.) development:

  • IoT Protocols Development Experience.
  • Power System protocols development experience (MODBUS, IEC 61850, IEC 60870-5 etc.)
  • Smart grid/ power system protocols and their implementation methods.
  • Protocol convertor development experience.

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Rs. 35,000/- per month

How to Apply?

Application (hard copies) should be sent to the following address or alternatively can be sent via email at (with subject line clearly stating – “SG-Centre: Position Applied for…”). The application should contain detailed resume having details about the qualifications and experience clearly mentioned, one page write-up about the candidate’s best projects, and 2 references of people the candidate has worked with but not related.
The post is purely temporary, and is for the duration of one year or till the end of the project, whichever is earlier. The last date for sending the application is 31st December 2020. Short-listed applicants will be called for an online interview over a suitable videoconferencing platform. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be informed or called for the interview.


Dr. A. Sharma, Dept. of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016
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IIT Kanpur Research Associate Recruitment Notification


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