International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) has issued a recruitment notification for the recruitment of Scientist through recruitment notification. Candidates who have completed Graduate, Post Graduate can apply for the new recruitment notification from International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT).
Eligible candidates can apply offline for the Scientist Job on or before 21st March 2016. Find more information about the vacancy like Age limit, Selection Process, Qualification, Application fee, How to apply etc can be found below.
Company Name : International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Vacancy Name : Scientist
Educational Qualification : Any Graduate, Any Post Graduate
Total No of Vacancy : 02 Post
Salary : NA
Job Location : Across India
Last Date To Apply For This Job : 21st March 2016
Address For The Job Vacancy : International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Across India
Detail of Post :
Scientist – Computational Genomics (Two Positions)
ICRISAT is seeking applications from candidates from the Asian region, who are dynamic and highly innovative computational genomics and software expert, to work with a software engineering team as part of global initiative to extend the application of high-density genotypic information to routine cultivar development for ICRISAT mandate crops. The Scientists will be based at ICRISAT Headquarters in Patancheru, Telangana State, India and will be reporting to the Director, GOBII project at Cornell University, Ithaca. The incumbents will be closely working with the Global team from Cornell University-USA, IRRI-Philippines and CIMMYT-Mexico within the Research Programs on Genetic Gains at ICRISAT.
ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. Covering 6.5 million square kilometers of land in 55 countries, the semi-arid tropics is home to over 2 billion people, with 650 million of these being the poorest of the poor. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.
ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see www.icrisat.org.
The applicant should have understanding of genomics data and advanced knowledge of Java, and C/C++ as the programming languages and any of the scripting language like perl and/or Python, SQL, High Performance Computing, data architecture, database platforms and QA/QC practices in software engineering. S/he should have solid experience in software development projects, preferably as a senior programmer or in the software project management role, and in projects involving big data. Excellent communication skills are needed to work in this multi-disciplinary, multi-location and multi-cultural team. Ability to mentor colleagues in quality software development practices is desired.
Selection Procedure :
Candidates can apply on or before 21st March 2016.
No detailed information about the selection procedure is mentioned in the recruitment notification.
How to apply ? :
Last date to submit application: 21st March 2016
Important dates to remember :
Last Date to Apply for this job 21st March 2016