C-DAC, Chennai invites applications for the post of Project Engineer and Project Associate on Contract Basis

C-DAC, Chennai invites applications for the post of Project Engineer and Project Associate on Contract Basis

Advertisement no. CDAC/CHN/02/Recruitment-2020/98 Date: 24.03.2021

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), is a Scientific Society of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MeitY), Government of India. C-DAC has today emerged as a premier R&D organization in ICT&E (Information, Communications Technologies and Electronics) in the country, working on strengthening national technological capabilities in the context of global developments in the field and responding to change in the market need in selected foundation areas. C-DAC represents a unique facet working in close junction with MeitY to implement nation's policy and pragmatic interventions and initiatives in Information Technology. As an institution for high-end Research and Development (R&D), C-DAC has been at the forefront of the Information, Communications Technologies and Electronics (ICT&E) revolution, constantly building capacities in emerging/enabling technologies and innovating and leveraging its expertise, caliber and skill sets to develop and deploy products and solutions for different sectors of the economy.

C-DAC's areas of expertise range from R&D work in ICT&E Technologies to Product Development, IP Generation, Technology Transfer and Deployment of Solutions. Primary Thematic or Thrust Areas addressed by C-DAC are:

  • High Performance Computing and Grid & Cloud Computing
  • Multilingual Computing & Heritage Computing
  • Professional Electronics, VLSI & Embedded Systems
  • Software Technologies including FOSS
  • Cyber Security & Cyber Forensics
  • Health Informatics
  • Education & Training

C-DAC, Chennai is looking for bright & result oriented persons for various short term projects. We are inviting applications for the following positions in various projects for appointment purely on contract basis on a Consolidated salary:

  1. Project Engineer- 04 (Four) posts (Rs.31,000/- per month)
  2. Project Associate 04 (Four) posts (Rs.25,000/- per month)

However, the pay will be fixed based on work experience for deserving candidates. The Contract duration is initially for a period of 01 (One) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier. Out of the 8 posts 2 posts aree reserved OBC category (ie. 1 Post for Project Engineer ; 1 Post for Project Associate) .

POSITION DETAILS FOR PROJECT ENGINEER AND PROJECT ASSOCIATE

Sl.no Designation Post Code No. Of. Posts Educational Qualification Max age (Relaxation as per GoI norms)
1 Project Engineer BSC Developer 1 Post * 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or * DOEACC ‘B’ Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or * Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT /Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Below 37 Years as on 07-Apr-2021 for Project Engineer position
2 Project Engineer E-Governance- App. Developer 1 Post
3 Project Engineer BSC Support 2 Posts
4 Project Associate BSC Developer 1 Post Below 35 Years as on 07-Apr-2021 for Project Associate position
5 Project Associate Cloud Developer 2 Posts
6 Project Associate E-Governance- App. Developer 1 Post

1. Project Engineer (BSC Developer)

1. Project Engineer (BSC Developer)
Post Project Engineer
Post Code BSC Developer
No. of Posts 1 (One)
Place of Posting Initial place of posting will be C-DAC, Chennai. However the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (One) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience
  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or
  • DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Basic Programming skills in C/C++/Python/Shell/Java/Php
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux OS
  • Fundamentals of ?C? and exposure to shell scripting
  • Basic knowledge of Cryptographic algorithms and their implementation
  • Exposure to formal methods, formal verification of software/ hardware systems
  • Good debugging, problem solving / analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
  • Good Communication in English and Hindi
Job Description Development of the application based on Open Source & Customisation in BOSS Linux variants
Consolidated Salary: Rs.31,000/- per month (The pay will be fixed based on work experience for deserving candidates)
Maximum Age Below 37 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
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* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

2. Project Engineer (E-Governance- App. Developer)

2. Project Engineer (E-Governance- App. Developer)
Post Project Engineer
Post Code E-Governance ? Application Developer
No. of Posts 01 (One)
Place of Posting Initial place of posting will be C-DAC, Chennai. However the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (one) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience
  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or
  • DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Essential Skills: JAVA 8 and above, JEE, Spring MVC,Spring boot, Spring Data, Hibernate, Python, PostgreSQL, Javascript , JS frameworks like Angular and React JS
  • Desirable Skills: Design Patterns, Micro services Messaging services
  • Good Communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux OS
  • Good problem solving / analytical skills
  • Ability to creatively solve complex problems with simple solutions
Job Description Application Development using JAVA and Python Stack
Consolidated Salary: Rs.31,000/- per month
Maximum Age Below 37 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
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* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

3. Project Engineer (BSC Support)

3. Project Engineer (BSC Support)
Post Project Engineer
Post Code BSC Support
No. of Posts 02 (Two)
Place of Posting Delhi (2 Posts). Preference will be given to the local candidates from the aforesaid city however the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/ project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (one) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Basic Programming skills & Good Communication in English and Hindi
  • C/C++/Python Scripting/Shell
  • Basic knowledge of Linux OS
  • Fundamentals of C and exposure to shell scripting
  • Exposure to formal methods, formal verification of software/hardware systems
  • Good debugging, problem solving / analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
  • Any Linux Certification
Job Description Boss Linux troubleshooting and Supports at Client location
Consolidated Salary: Rs.31,000/- per month
Maximum Age Below 37 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
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* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

4. Project Associate (BSC Developer)

4. Project Associate (BSC Developer)
Post Project Associate
Post Code BSC Developer
No. of Posts 1 (One)
Place of Posting Initial place of posting will be C-DAC, Chennai. However the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (One) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience
  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or
  • DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Basic Programming skills in C/C++/Python/Shell/Java/Php
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux OS
  • Fundamentals of C and exposure to shell scripting
  • Basic knowledge of Cryptographic algorithms and their implementation
  • Exposure to formal methods, formal verification of software/ hardware systems
  • Good debugging, problem solving / analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
  • Good Communication in English and Hindi
Job Description Development of the application based on Open Source & Customisation in BOSS Linux variants
Consolidated Salary: Rs.25,000/- per month (The pay will be fixed based on work experience for deserving candidates)
Maximum Age Below 35 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
Apply Now
* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

5. Project Associate (Cloud Developer)

5. Project Associate (Cloud Developer)
Post Project Associate
Post Code Cloud Developer
No. of Posts 2 (Two)
Place of Posting Initial place of posting will be C-DAC, Chennai. However the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (one) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience
  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline (CSE/IT/ECE) Or
  • DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer applications or relevant domain with atleast 1 year of post-qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Expertise in Cloud computing (preferably Openstack)
  • Certification on Cloud computing preferable
  • Knowledge on Computer Networking, Hardware
  • Basic Programming skills & Good Communication in English
  • Expertise in Linux OS & Python
  • Good debugging, problem solving / analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
Job Description
  • Deployment of Cloud in client locations
  • Development of Cloud suite based on Openstack
  • Management, monitoring, maintenance and support of Cloud at client locations
  • Managing the Security Services as part of the CSA-TN Projects
Consolidated Salary: Rs.25,000/- per month
Maximum Age Below 35 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
Apply Now
* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

6. Project Associate (E-Governance- App. Developer)

6. Project Associate (E-Governance- App. Developer)
Post Project Associate
Post Code E-Governance ? Application Developer
No. of Posts 01 (One)
Place of Posting Initial place of posting will be C-DAC, Chennai. However the selected candidates may be transferred to any other office/project sites in India or abroad
Duration of the position Initially for a period of 01 (one) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier.
Educational Qualification & Experience
  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline Or
  • DOEACC ?B? Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer Applications or relevant domain with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience
Required Knowledge and Skill Set
  • Essential Skills: JAVA 8 and above, JEE, Spring MVC,Spring boot, Spring Data, Hibernate, Python, PostgreSQL, Javascript , JS frameworks like Angular and React JS
  • Desirable Skills: Design Patterns, Micro services Messaging services
  • Good Communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux OS
  • Good problem solving / analytical skills
  • Ability to creatively solve complex problems with simple solutions
Job Description Application Development using JAVA and Python Stack
Consolidated Salary: Rs.25,000/- per month
Maximum Age Below 35 years as on the last date prescribed for registration of application. Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
Apply Now
* Decision of Competent Authority in CDAC will be final in all aspects of recruitment.

Note: CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO CAREFULLY READ THE DETAILED ADVERTISEMENT BEFORE FILLING THE ONLINE APPLICATION.

How to apply:

  • Before filling the online application form, Candidates should read ‘General Terms and Conditions’ carefully.
  • Candidate should read all the eligibility parameters and ensure that he/she is eligible for the post before starting to apply online.
  • Candidate should have a valid email id and mobile no. which should remain valid & active till the completion of selection process.
  • Candidates can click on the ‘Apply’ button provided against each position for which he/she wishes to apply.
  • Fill all the details in the application form at the appropriate places.
  • After filling all the details in online application form click on ‘Submit’ button.
  • Candidates should scan their photograph in .jpg format (not more than 300 KB) and keep it ready before starting to apply online for uploading.
  • A unique application number will be generated by the system, please note this application number for future reference and use. Candidates can take a print of the application form and keep it with them for their own records and you should carry signed application at the time of written test/ Interview.
  • Hard copy/ printed applications should NOT be sent to C-DAC.
  • Candidates are advised to evaluate themselves which is most suitable to their qualification and experience. As such the candidates are advised to go through the requirement of educational qualification, experience and other conditions carefully before choosing the post for which they wish to apply.
  • It is the responsibility of the candidates to assess his/her own eligibility for the post for which he/she is applying in accordance with the advertisement. In case, it is found at any point of time in future during process of selection or even after appointment that the candidate was not eligible as per prescribed qualification, experience etc, which could not be found at the time of selection due to whatever circumstances, his/her candidature/appointment shall be liable to be cancelled/ terminated as case may be without giving any notice.
  • Candidate working in Government of India/ State Government (Department/ Undertaking/ PSUs/ Autonomous bodies) may also apply online in advance and print of the application form, duly filled, and signed should be forwarded through proper channel to Head HRD, C-DAC Chennai.
  • Those who are not forwarding their application through proper channel are required to produce 'No objection certificate (NOC)' from their current employer at the time of interview, if called for, falling which they will not be permitted to attend the interview.

Closing date for applying online: The last date for online submission of application is 07-April-2021 till 5 PM

IMPORTANT DATES:

A Commencement of on-line Registration of application by candidates 25-March-2021
B Last date for on-line registration of application by candidates 07-April-2021 till 5 PM
C Written Test /Interview date Will be communicated by email only
Please Note: The appointment against the above mentioned positions is purely on temporary contract basis on consolidated pay for a fixed duration and against specific approved projects. The candidates are advised to visit C-DAC website regularly for notices/information. Corrigendum/Extension etc., if any, shall be published in our website www.cdac.in only.

General Terms & Conditions:

Above mentioned positions are on consolidated contract for a fixed duration and against approved projects.

The positions are purely on contract basis on consolidated emoluments, initially for a period of 1 year or up to the duration of project whichever is less. Term of contract may be considered for extension for a further period based on performance of the employee & requirement and duration of project. However, C-DAC reserves the right to terminate the contract even during the agreed contract period or extended contract period without assigning any reason. Duration of projects also may vary as per requirements. However, based on organizational requirements, the selected candidate may be assigned to other project also. The positions are time bound, co-terminus with the Project and are purely contractual in nature for specified duration

1. Reservation:

  • Reservation for SC/ST/OBC will be applicable as per the Govt. of India norms, as applicable to C-DAC.
  • Candidate belonging to reserved categories should produce the certificates at the time of written test / skill test / interview etc., if called for should be issued by competent authority in the prescribed format as stipulated by Government of India, failing which such candidates will not be allowed to attend the interview / selection test against reserved posts and will not be allowed to claim the relaxations applicable in case of reservation.
  • In case of candidates belonging to OBC category, certificate should specifically contain the clause that the candidate does not belong to creamy layer section.

2. Relaxation/ Age Limit:

  • Applicants belonging to the reserved category SC/ST/OBC would be eligible for relaxations according to the Government of India norms.
  • Government employees will be eligible for relaxation in age by 5 years including other age relaxations under reserved category.
  • C-DAC internal candidates also will be eligible for an age relaxation of 5 years including other age relaxations under reserved category.
  • The cut-off date for ascertaining the age and experience will be 07-April-2021.

3. Mode of Selection:

Applicants meeting the eligibility criteria will be informed by e-mail, to appear for a "written test/ skill test/ Interview". Selection will be based on multi-level interviews to be conducted at C-DAC, Chennai (through video conferencing or In Person). Management reserves the right to change/modify the selection process at any time, during the process, at its discretion. The decision of the management will be final and binding.

  • The qualification and experience prescribed are the minimum requirements and possession of the same does not automatically make the candidates entitled to be called for interview and selection processes.
  • There will be an initial screening based on the academic and other parameters given in the application and only those screened-in will be considered for further selection process.
  • The management reserves the right to increase the minimum eligibility criteria/cut off limits, in the event of the number of applicants are more, for any post(s) at its discretion. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their academic credentials, experience profile, performance in the interview and such other selection processes/parameters, as deemed fit by management.
  • The number of vacancies indicated in the notification is tentative. C-DAC reserves the right to increase or decrease the number of advertised posts at the time of selection. Further, C-DAC also reserves the right NOT to fill any of the posts advertised. Also the posts are time bound and are purely contractual in nature for specified duration. The persons engaged on contract will not derive any right or claim to have a regular post in C-DAC.

4. Qualification:

  • All the qualifying qualifications should be regular course(s) from AICTE/UGC approved/recognized University/Deemed University/Institutes. The courses offered by autonomous institutions should be recognized as equivalent to the relevant courses approved/recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/UGC/AICTE.
  • Wherever CGPA/OGPA or letter grade in a qualifying degree is awarded, equivalent percentage of marks should be indicated in the application form as per norms adopted by the respective University/Institute. Please also obtain a certificate to this effect from University / Institute, which shall be required at the time of interview.
  • Candidates awaiting final year examination results are not eligible to apply. Only passed-out candidates can apply.

5. Experience:

Only those experiences which are relevant and acquired after the passing date of the qualifying qualification will be considered. The decision of C-DAC in this regard will be final and binding.

Important Notes:

  • In case of any ambiguity/dispute arises on account of interpretation in version other than English, English version will prevail.
  • Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification for selection.
  • Written test/ Interview Call Letters, other correspondences (if any) etc. will be send to candidates through email at the email id provided in their application form. No hard copy will be sent.
  • Mere issue of Interview call letter will not imply acceptance of candidature or selection for the post.
  • In case of internal candidates, please note that the finally selected candidates will have to resign from the services and join the post as fresh employees.
  • All queries pertaining to recruitment including selection process should be addressed to our Recruitment Team only by calling 044-22542226. Kindly note that we have not authorized any agent/ agency for representing C-DAC for anything related to recruitment or its processes.
  • Number of vacancies may increase/decrease based on the final assessment and such changes will be made by C-DAC without any notice.
  • If a candidate is not found suitable for the position applied for he/she may be considered for lower position on receipt of willingness of the candidate.
  • C-DAC reserves the right to cancel or introduce any examination/Personal Interview/Other selection process.C-DAC also reserves the right to cancel/restrict/curtail/enlarge the recruitment process and/or the selection process without any notice and without assigning any reasons.
  • The management reserves the rights to raise/increase the minimum eligibility criteria/cut off limit in the event no. of applicants meeting the minimum eligibility criteria is more than 10 times of the number of vacancies.
  • All the posts will be filled as per the Recruitment Rules of C-DAC.
  • It is the responsibility of the candidates to assess his/her own eligibility for the post for which he/she is applying in accordance with the advertisement. In case, it is found at any point of time in future during process of selection or even after appointment that candidate was not eligible as per prescribed qualification, experience etc, which could not be found at the time of selection due to whatever circumstances, his/her candidature/appointment shall be liable to be cancelled/terminated as case may be.
  • Choosing a particular department /project does not entitle the candidate to be appointed in the same department itself. If selected, management reserves the right to post the candidate in any department, right to assign duties in any location where C-DAC has its centre or project site.
  • All positions are transferable on all India or abroad
  • No TA /DA will be provided for attending the written test / interview.

Human Resource Development Division

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing
Tidel Park, 8th Floor, D- Block (South)
No.4 Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Taramani, Chennai 600113