Design Engineer, Product Engineer

Minimum Preferably Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Computer

Certified training for Design Engineer (programme aligned to SSC/Q 6601 released by IT-ITe


Minimum 0-2 year of work experience/internship in related area

The tasks a Design Engineer is expected to perform include: Conceptualising and developing a product based on customer/market needs

Participating in all aspects of software developmentparticipating in requirements analysis, designing, implementation and testing

Conducting market research and analysis for products

Consolidating and reviewing the data/information Designing basic programming structures to implement functionality

Analysing inputs to resolve and record design defects

Documenting the designs using standard templates and tools

Knowledge of different processes involved in collecting effective data/information Skilled in carrying out rule-based analysis on data/information Knowledge of different methods used to interpret the market/industry trends Efficient in selecting the methods best suited to the work being carried out Efficient in presenting research and analysis in a structured way Skilled in designing basic program structures, software products, software applications, etc. Proficient in identifying different sources of information to design software products and specifications

Skilled in testing new products and applications Knowledge of tools such as BRS/URS, SRS and HLD Knowledge of current practice in conducting market research and analysis

Masters in a related area Certifications in SAP, SQL, Java

Script, HTTP, Agile

Good communication skills

Analytical skills


Highly motivated Highly energetic


It is a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Local travelling is not part of this job role

Need not supervise a team

Working hours

Multinational companies usually work for 5 days a week and 8 to 9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Overtime maybe required

Shift working may predominantly not be available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Yes

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous One may develop occupational hazard like poor eyesight, lethargy, joint pain or stiffness, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers INR 15,000 to INR 31,000 per month

For candidates with experience INR 35,000 to INR 63,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth Estimates of IT Industry in India

As per the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) estimates, IT and ITeS sector (excluding hardware) revenues were estimated at US$ 87.6 billion in FY 2011?12. The market size of the industry is expected to rise to US$ 225 billion by 2020 considering India?s competitive position, growing demand for exports, government policy support and increasing global footprint.

Growth in the Indian Engineering, Research and Development Sector

The engineering sector is a growing market. Current spending on engineering services is projected to increase to US$ 1.1 trillion by 2020. With development in associated sectors such as automotive, industrial goods and infrastructure, coupled with a well-developed technical human resources pool, engineering exports are expected to touch US$ 120 billion by 2015. Such growth in the engineering and related sectors presents huge employment opportunities for Design Engineers or Product Engineers across the country.

Job openings are available in Bangalore, Chandigarh, Delhi NCR, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, etc


Engineering colleges across India including IITs, NITs

Certificate courses offered by institutes like NIIT, APTECH, NIELIT