Junior Research Assistant Fellow – Testbed (Mechanical & Automobile) Rolling Position

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Assistant Fellow (JRAF) – Testbed (Mechanical/Automobile)

Qualification: B.E/B.Tech – Mechanical/Automobile


  • Design and Manufacture platforms for teams to test, integrate sensors, and collect data in addition to the testbed (rapidly modelling and machining them in-shop)
  • Analyzing problems or deficiencies and developing solutions to resolve them.
  • Update in-shop testbed to give software teams the best possible system to test their code
  • Work with partners for testing various UGV/UAV in testbed
  • Conducting experiments and evaluations to improve and innovate product designs.
  • Estimating budgets and time scopes for each project.
  • Writing technical documentation.
  • Ensuring that products meet compliance regulations.
  • Collaborating with project managers, research staff and other engineers in the testbed team.

Skills required:

  • Experience working in mechanical/automobile engineering field.
  • Superior computer skills, with solid experience in CAD, CAM, and Matlab/Lab-view programs.
  • Ability to run simulations and analyse test data.
  • Work independently as one of the subject matter experts.
  • Ability to write clear and comprehensive technical documentation.
  • Highly analytical mind, with exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to detail.


  • Driving knowledge (Driving Licence for 2 & 4-wheeler is must)
  • Less than 30 years of age

Experience: 2 – 4 years of experience

Nature of job: Contractual for a period of 11 months (extension subject to performance)

Fellowship: Rs. 25,000/per month

How to Apply: Candidates, who fulfill the eligibility criteria, should apply through the link given above latest by 5:00 pm,20th April, 2022.

Selection Procedure:

  • Candidates will be shortlisted based on their eligibility criteria, academic record, and relevant experience.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be intimated through email for the interview by the selection committee.
  • Merely meeting the criteria may not guarantee a call for an interview.
  • The position will be left vacant and new advertisement with extended date will be given if no suitable candidate is found.

Other criteria:

  • Accommodation will not be provided by TiHAN Foundation or IIT HYDERABAD.
  • Please note that, the position is on-site & based out of IIT Hyderabad campus.