Data Engineer/Architect

Position: Project Associate/Senior Project Associate (Data Engineer/Architect)  

Number: 1  

Job Description: The selected candidate would be a part of DST-Centre for Policy Research at IISc (DST-CPR-IISc’s) STI Statistics team and will work on projects and activities related to STI indicators.  

Required Skillset:  

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office skills, particularly with Excel and its analytical tools/functions. 
  • Experience in text-based analytics, data extraction/ scraping techniques.  
  • Experience in one or more visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, Power BI). 
  • Experience in data management, data profiling and data cleansing. 
  • Experience in designing data architectures/pipelines and interactive dashboards.  
  • Knowledge of computational statistics; various measures and metrics of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) 
  • Familiarity with STI indicators and scoreboards would be an advantage.    

Necessary Qualifications: Bachelor’s / Master’s / Doctoral Degree from a recognized university; Specialization in Data Science would be an advantage.   

Desirable Criteria: Training and experience in advanced data handling tools and techniques; R/Python; web development; creative design skills; innovative ways of data & information representation. Good understanding of Indian scientific landscape.  

Application Instructions:

  • Please submit your resume/CV with an accompanying cover letter detailing your job suitability to The subject of email should be ‘Application for Data Engineer/Architect’.  
  • Resume/CV file should be named in ‘Your name_Data_CV.pdf’ format and cover letter should be named in ‘Your name_Data_Cover letter.pdf’ format.  
  • Last date of submission is 8th November, 2021.    
  • Likely interview date for short-listed candidates would be between 15th to 24th November, 2021.

Renumeration: Commensurate with qualifications and experience (as per DST guidelines – SR/S9/Z-05/2019) 

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