Council on Energy, Environment and Water Integrated | International | Independent

Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), New Delhi
Research Intern C: Sustainable Mobility

Terms of Reference

At CEEW, we are deliberate about what we stand for (and what we don’t stand for!) as an employer. So, if the below description strikes a chord, we would love to hear from you!

We are proud to build careers in public policy and social impact.

  • We offer strong visionary leadership – with emphasis on research and impact at scale​
  • We actively promote leadership by initiative​
  • We celebrate talent and ambition​
  • You will be surrounded by smart ambitious people who will challenge you and help you grow​
  • You will learn faster than your peers in other organisations​
  • Curiosity and irreverence, as well as responsibility, come together at CEEW​
  • You will get above-market remuneration​
  • We provide a safe space for all​
  • At CEEW, your life is your example for others​

Designation offered Research Intern C: Sustainable Mobility

Reporting toSenior Programme Lead

Location Delhi, remote

Duration 6 months, starting February 2022

Job Summary:

CEEW seeks to hire a research intern who will work with the mobility team to carry out siting of EV charging infrastructure (including point chargers and battery swapping stations), EV route rationalization, depot and terminal planning, Parking planning etc in Indian cities. This includes identification of suitable urban locations in for siting e-2W, e-3W, and e-4W infrastructure. Additionally, the project also aims at developing alternative EV charging network on highways in India.

To carry out extensive big data analysis with relevance to sustainable mobility. We are looking for someone with experience in capturing, storing, analysing and visualising spatial data using Geographic Information Systems (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS) and data science. Candidate should be familiar with geospatial libraries such as GDAL and rasterio. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out quantitative and spatial data analysis pertaining to the project.
  • Conduct additional analyses involving combination of multiple complex data layers, network analysis and detailed visualisation of the outputs.
  • Carry out data integration, and interact with professionals from the sector.
  • Assist the team in generating snackable insights and compelling data visuals for the organisation’s social media platforms
  • Carry out relevant literature reviews and summarize findings as reports.
  • Assist administrative team for organization of relevant events (whenever needed)

Selection Criteria

Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with specialisation in data science, geoinformatics, energy, public policy, operations research
  • Candidates with prior research experience of analysing big data and conducting geospatial analysis are desirable.
  • Interest in the transport and energy sector in India.

Key Skills

  • Experience carrying out data analysis on programmes such as QGIS, Google Earth engine, Python, R are a pre-requisite
  • Must have strong research skills – capability to carry out literature review is a key requisite, familiarity with research methods is desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work on multi-disciplinary projects
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in dealing with stakeholders (industry, academic, government etc.) preferred

CEEW operates in a dynamic environment and the candidate will be required to show flexibility in undertaking a variety of tasks.


Competitive compensation – commensurate to the experience and matching the best of standards adopted by industry or other similar organizations for similar roles.

Application Process

CEEW is an equal opportunity employer and the selection process does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, or caste. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants are advised to apply at the earliest possible.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We appreciate your interest.