INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 83/2018
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
Computer Science & Engineering
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
RD/0113-IAAC010-001 :"The Technology and Development Solutions Cell."
About the project: TDSC aims to use engineering and technological solutions in the social development sector. www.ctara.iitb.ac.in/tdsc for more details.
Ph.D. in any engineering or social sciences discipline + appropriate field experience
Masters in any engineering or social sciences discipline + 4 years relevant experience
Bachelors in any engineering or social sciences discipline+ 6 years relevant experience.
The position will involve coordinating and managing projects at TDSC.
The scope of work will include all aspects of a project lifecycle---
solicitation of new projects, formulation and proposal writing, planning and
scheduling of activities, technical design and guidance, documentation and
reporting, overall management of accounts etc. The managers team will include
TDSC project engineers, students and interns for execution and faculty members
for advising and planning.
Currently, TDSC projects are primarily in the areas of water, energy, sanitation
and other livelihood related domains. The manager would be expected to
have a working knowledge and understanding of techno-socio-economic
issues in these inter-disciplinary areas.
A partial list of job responsibilities are,
1. Acquire new projects through stakeholder engagement, following up on leads,
liasoning with organizations, preparation of project proposals and agreements etc.
2. Oversee design, execution, planning and scheduling of ongoing projects---fieldwork,
data collection, stakeholder interactions and documentation and report writing.
3. Guide the development of methodologies for design and execution of projects,
outreach material for training, course development, etc.
At least 5-8 days of field work every month, with stay in rural areas is expected.
Working knowledge of or aptitude for working with spreadsheets, project management
tools etc. is desired.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
31st August, 2018
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
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