Project Scientist - C (For Application development for Agric jobs in Pune - Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

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  • 2019-02-28

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The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) is an autonomous research organization fully funded by Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi. It is a premier Institute of national and international repute, devoted to research in various aspects of atmospheric sciences with emphasis on tropical meteorology, particularly on the Climate Change and Indian Monsoon.

Essential Qualifications and Experience : 1. Masters Degree with at least 60% of marks in Meteorology/ Oceanography/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Physics/ Geophysics (Meteorology) / Hydrology/ Agriculture/ from a recognized university/institute. 2. A minimum of 3 years of Post qualification working experience in Atmospheric Science/Oceanography/Climate Sciences or allied fields as evidenced by publications.

Desirable Qualifications : 1. Ph.D. in any of the above subjects would be a desirable qualification. 2. A good understanding about the role and usefulness of climate services in agriculture. The experience should be demonstrated through scientific reports/publications. 3. Knowledge in GIS and spatial application skill 4. Knowledge in programming languages (like FORTRAN-90, C/C++ etc); Shell scripting and meteorological data analysis tools (like GrADS, FERRET, NCL, NCO, CDO etc). 5. Handling of large volume of data and conversant with data format like NetCDF, HDF, GRIB, GrADS etc. 6. Ability to work in large groups. 7. A good writing and communicating skill is needed. 8. Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX System Administration would be an added advantage.

Job Responsibilities : Scientist will be responsible for developing application for the use of agricultural and hydrology purposes.

Age Limit : 40 years.

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Key Skills

  • Meteorologist
  • Oceanographer
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Physicist
  • Geophysicist
  • Hydrologist
  • Agriculture Science


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Engineering / Technical / R&D

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M.Sc, M.Tech

About Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) is an autonomous research organization fully funded by Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi. Applications are invited from bright and motivated young candidates for ENVIS centre purely on temporary basis as per the below mentioned details. The place of work will be IITM, Pune. All selected candidates need to get involved in field activities. Details are as follows:
Qualification : Graduate with at least one year experience in Desk Top Publishing (DTP) consisting of the modules like Coral Draw, Photoshop, PageMaker, Adobe InDesign etc. Good knowledge of computer and website development, designing and internet.
Age Limit as on 1st Jan 2018 : 30 years. Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for physically handicapped persons and as per rule for ex-servicemen.


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