Job Opportunities


Semi-Conductor Laboratory (SCL) offers exciting opportunities in VLSI Design, R&D, Fabrication, Assembly & Packaging, Testing and Quality Assurance to Indian nationals. SCL also provides challenging career opportunities in Design & Development of MEMS products and System Assembly. The recruitment of Scientists/ Engineers is done through Centralised Recruitment conducted by Department of Space. Please visit Careers link under for details.

SCL also offers Job opportunities to PhD holders (also those who have submitted their thesis and are awaiting award of the degree) with specialisation in Science or Engineering that is relevant to SCL such as Electrical, Electro-Optics, Microwaves, RF, MEMS, VLSI Design, Testing, Advanced Packaging, Semiconductor Materials, Applied Electronics, Micro-Electronics, etc. The interested and eligible candidates can register themselves for possible employment with SCL. As and when vacancy arises, those enrolled in the Live Register are considered for selection based on the discipline in which vacancy occurs. Selected Candidates are appointed as Scientist/ Engineer ‘SD’ in the Pay Band of `15600-39100 with entry level pay of `18750 + Grade Pay of `6600. Currently the gross emoluments of Scientists/Engineers ‘SD’ at the minimum of the pay band (15600-39100) works out to `64000/- per month. In addition, the post of Scientist/ Engineers ‘SD’ carries a fixed incentive of `1520/- per month, professional update allowance of `10,000/- (once a year) and PRIS Organisational Incentive @ 20% of the basic pay i.e, `5070/- per month, payable twice a year. Higher start is considered for deserving candidates.

On employment, the employee will be governed by the New Pension Scheme (NPS). Other facilities such as Medical (under CHSS of DOS/ ISRO) for self and dependent family members, Subsidised Canteen, Leave Travel Concession, Consolidated Group Insurance Scheme, Advance for Purchase of Conveyance, Purchase/ Construction of House etc. are available as per the relevant rules of Govt. of India.