Open Positions

  1. Unity and C# Programmer
    Open
    • Description: Applicants must have a bachelors or PG degree in engineering or a related field and should be proficient in Unity and C#

    • Number of positions: 1

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned – all in a single PDF file – and a demo of your code/projects (or a link to GitHub) to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Unity Programmer in the subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

  2. Closed Postitions

  3. Public Transit Systems Modeler
    Closed
    • Description: The position involves development and application of mathematical modeling tools (statistical and optimization models) for public transit planning and operations. These include, but are not limited to, models of ridership forecasting for line-haul and last mile modes, OD matrix estimation, scheduling and time-table optimization. Responsibilities include all steps typical to applied research projects, including: (a) interacting with and gathering data from public transit agencies and other organizations as needed; (b) formulation, estimation and application of models for transit planning and operations; (c) field evaluations of modelling and decision-support tools, making presentations, and preparing project reports and scholarly articles; and (d) guiding junior colleagues involved in the project.

    • Number of positions: 1

    • Educational qualification and preferred skills: Applicants must have a PG degree or PhD with relevant coursework and research/work experience . Those who have submitted PhD thesis may also apply. They should be proficient in mathematical modeling methods and tools (statistical/econometric and/or optimization methods), relevant programming platforms and tools (e.g., R/Gauss/Matlab/Python, optimization tools, Cube/TranCAD), and comfortable with database management systems. Preference will be given to candidates with strong mathematical modeling background, along with an interest in interacting with transit agencies and addressing transit problems through applied research.

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned, and copies of relevant work – all in a single PDF file – to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Public Transit Systems Modeler in the subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Associate, Post-Doctoral Associate or Consultant Scientist with a salary commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for one year and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

    • Deadline: September 15, 2019 (interviews will occur as and when suitable applications are received)
  4. Traffic Simulation Modeler
    Closed
    • Description: The position involves development and application of microscopic models for traffic flow analysis and control, and application of VISSIM for and its COM interface for network-wide, corridor-level, and location-specific traffic simulation projects. The position might also involve interaction with a team on the development of interactive traffic and driving simulator engines.

    • Number of positions: 1

    • Educational qualification and preferred skills: Applicants must have a PG degree or PhD with relevant coursework and research/work experience. Sound understanding of traffic engineering and traffic flow modeling, proficiency in VISSIM/SUMO and COM interface, familiarity with network-wide traffic modelling tools such as Cube/TransCAD, strong programming skills, and an ability to work across a variety of applied projects involving: (a) traffic modeling, simulation, and analysis, (b) field data collection and interaction with project stakeholders, and (c) preparation of reports, proposals, and scholarly articles.

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned, and copies of relevant work – all in a single PDF file – to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Traffic Simulation Modeler in the subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Associate, Post-Doctoral Associate or Consultant Scientist with a salary commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for one year and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

    • Deadline: September 15, 2019 (interviews will occur as and when suitable applications are received)
  5. Data Analysts
    Closed
    • Description: The position involves working with large public transportation data sets and building visualization tools.

    • Number of positions: 2

    • Educational qualification and preferred skills: Applicants must have a bachelors or PG degree in Computer Science, Electronics or Electrical Engineering, or a related field and should be proficient in Python, SQL, and JavaScript. Knowledge of statistics and optimization is a plus.Candidates must have experience working with big data.

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned – all in a single PDF file – and a demo of your code/projects (or a link to GitHub) to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Data Analyst in the subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

    • Deadline: September 15, 2019 (interviews will occur as and when suitable applications are received)
  6. Unity and 3D Developers
    Closed
    • Description: Applicants must have a bachelors or PG degree in engineering or a related field and should be proficient in Unity and 3D modelling tools such as 3DS Max and Blender. Candidates must have excellent programming skills, particularly in C# and Python. Knowledge of VR tools is a plus. They will also have to work with creating meshes from point cloud and images using software such as AutoCAD ReCap. The project will also involve some field work to gather data required to build landscapes.

    • Number of positions: 2

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned – all in a single PDF file – and a demo of your code/projects (or a link to GitHub) to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Data Analyst in the subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

    • Deadline: September 15, 2019 (interviews will occur as and when suitable applications are received)
  7. Simulation Programmer
    Closed
    • Description: The position involves programming in Python/Java/C/C++ and COM interface programming with traffic simulation software such as VISSIM for projects involving transport modelling, real-time traffic microsimulation and control.

    • Number of positions: 2

    • Educational qualification and preferred skills: Applicants must have a bachelors or PG degree in engineering and should be proficient in programming using Python/Java/C/C++ and have familiarity with COM interface.

    • How to apply: Please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned – all in a single PDF file – and a demo of your code/projects (or a link to GitHub) to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with Simulation Programmer in subject line.

    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and availability of funding.

    • Deadline: September 15, 2019 (interviews will occur as and when suitable applications are received)
  8. Research and Communications Coordinator
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for a position involving project co-ordination, data management, and outreach.

    • Number of positions: 1

    • Applicants must have a bachelors or postgraduate degree. Civil Engineering, Transportation, Urban Planning, Management, or Communications is preferred. Others may also apply depending on interest and experience. Must have excellent writing and communications skills. Knowledge of Kannada is a plus.

    • Responsibilities include the following:

           a)Interacting with and gathering data from public agencies such as BMTC, KSRTC, BMRCL, DULT, and other industrial and
              scientific organizations as needed.
           b) Involvement in a research project relevant to mobility.
           c) Coordination of internal and external research projects.
           d) Preparation and dissemination of newsletters and development of content for websites and social media.
           e) Assistance in the preparation and dissemination of research reports and proposals.

    • To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with ‘Research and Communications Coordinator’ in the subject line.

    • Position and salary of the successful candidate will be commensurate with background and experience, per the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and the availability of funding.

    • Deadline: April 15, 2019
  9. Data Collection and Analysis Position for Public Transportation Systems
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for a position involving data collection and analytics for public transit systems.
    • Number of positions: 1
    • Applicants must have a bachelors or postgraduate degree in Civil Engineering, Management, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering, or a related field and should be proficient in database systems such as SQL and programming in Python/Java/C/C++. Knowledge of GIS tools and/or ability to setup data processing jobs in IISc’s cluster environment is a plus.
    • Responsibilities include all steps of the research project, including: (a) interacting with and gathering data from public transit agencies – BMTC, KSRTC (Mysore), BMRCL – and other organizations as needed; (b) data cleaning, data preparation, and exploratory analysis; (c) development, estimation and application of econometric models for transit ridership; and (d) making presentations, and preparing project reports and scholarly articles.
    • To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with ‘Transit Analyst’ in the subject line.
    • The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, per the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and the availability of funding. Most such appointments in the past have been extended to at least one year based on performance.
    • Deadline: March 30, 2019
  10. Data Analyst Position for Analyzing Public Transportation Systems Data
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for data analyst position for the project titled ‘Data Analytics for Public Transportation Systems’.
    • Number of positions: 1 Data Analyst
    • Educational Qualification: Applicants must have a bachelors or postgraduate degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Civil, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering, or a related field and should be proficient in database systems such as SQL and programming in Python/Java/C/C++. Knowledge of GIS tools is a plus.
    • How to Apply: To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with ‘Transit data analyst’ in the subject line.
    • Terms and conditions: The successful candidate will be recruited as Project Assistant or Project Associate. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months and extendable every six months based on performance and the availability of funding.
    • Deadline: September 25, 2018
  11. Project assistant/Project associate position for traffic flow modelling
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for project assistant/associate positions for the project titled ‘Development of a Traffic Modelling framework for analysis of strategies aimed at decongesting Electronic City, Bangalore’.
    • Number of positions:
        Project associate: 1
        Project assistant: 2
    • Applicants must have a bachelors or postgraduate degree in a relevant field and must have prior experience with VISSIM software (preferably, with scenario analysis). Knowledge of ArcGIS is a plus.
    • Candidates must be well-versed in developing COM interface using Python/C++/Matlab.
    • To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with 'Traffic flow model’ in the subject line.
    • Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months.
    • Deadline: Sep 20, 2018
  12. Field Assistant for traffic survey
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for a Field Assistant position for traffic surveys on the project titled “Development of a Traffic Modelling framework for analysis of strategies aimed at decongesting Electronic City, Bangalore”.
    • Educational qualification: X Std pass (Diploma in a relevant field is preferred)
    • Details of work: Assist on field traffic surveys; take care of survey equipments; processing of survey data.
    • Location of survey: In and around Electronic City, Bangalore.
    • Terms and conditions: The post is sanctioned only till the existence of the project. The appointment is purely on a temporary basis.
    • To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with ‘Field Assistant’ in the subject line.
    • Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc.
    • Deadline: August 16, 2018
  13. Project Assistant/Associate Position for mobile app development
    Closed
    • The Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for a project assistant/associate position for developing a mobile app for traffic and transit applications.
    • Applicants must have a bachelors or postgraduate degree in a relevant field and must have prior experience with app development.
    • Candidates must be well-versed with Android Studio, Javascript and familiar with Angular or Ionic. Knowledge of Python is a plus.
    • To apply, please send a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience), copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned, and a demo/link to an app that you developed to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with 'App Development’ in the subject line.
    • Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc. The appointment will be for six months.
    • Deadline: June 30, 2018
  14. CiSTUP Undergraduate Summer Internship Program 2018
    Closed
    • CiSTUP is inviting applications from undergraduate students (current or recently graduated) for a summer internship program from May 15, 2018 to July 16, 2018
    • Applicants must submit a CV, a scanned copy of their most recent transcript and a reference letter from a faculty to recruit.cistup@iisc.ac.in with 'CiSTUP Internship 2018' in the subject line.
    • Stipend will be provided but students have to arrange their own accommodation
    • Deadline: 10 March 2018
    • See attached flyer for more details: PDF