Advt. No.: CDAC (T)/04/2018   dated  20.06.2018

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), is a Scientific R&D Organization 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, Thiruvananthapuram is looking for bright & result oriented persons for Nation Wide Emergency Response System(NERS) project in North East. The place of posting will be at Silchar(Assam), however, the candidate will be required to travel in the North Eastern states. The following positions available are purely on contract basis on consolidated emolument initially for a period of 01 (One) year or co-terminus with the project whichever is earlier. However, term of contract may be considered for extension for a further period of another one year based on performance of the incumbent and requirement of the project.

(i) Project Engineer : 02 post

Category No.1 : Project Engineer: TVM- PE .

Post: Project Engineer
Post Code: TVM-PE(NERS)
No. of Posts 02 (Two)
Duration of the position 01 (One) Year


  • 1st Class B.E/B.Tech/MCA or equivalent in Computer Science/IT/Electronics.

  • DOEACC 'B' Level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience

  • Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Electronics/IT/Computer applications with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience.

  • Knowledge in the area of computer hardware/Compute Networking
  • Knowledge in System Administration/Network Administration
Job Profile 1.Interacting and liaisioning with Govt official
2.Installation and commissioning of Hardware and Softwares
3.Project Monitoring and implementation
4.Requirement collection and preparation of progress report
5.Field study and training to users
6.Extensive travel within North East
Age 30 years
Monthly Consolidated pay
  • Rs. 26,500/- consolidated per month. (Rupees twenty six thousand five hundred) only

Please Note:

The appointment against the above mentioned position is purely on 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 only.


 How to apply

  1. Candidates can apply by downloading prescribed application form which will be available till 09.07.2018 at official website of C-DAC in career section. After filling the application form as per the enclosed format, scan and email the same to latest by 11.07.2018. The hard copy of the application along with self attested copies of certificates/marksheet to be carried at the time of interview

  2. The candidates must paste recent passport size photograph and enclose self attested copies of certificates in proof of date of birth, educational qualifications, experience, caste & Medical fitness if claiming any relaxation under Persons with Disability along with application form as mentioned above and bring it at the time of interview along with original copy.

  3. Candidate should have a valid email id and mobile no. which should remain valid & active till the completion of selection process.

  4. Candidates should specifically note that the scan copy of applications received through email to after the closing date for any reason whatsoever will not be entertained.

  5. Incomplete applications (i.e. without photograph, unsigned application form) will not be entertained and will be summarily rejected and no subsequent correspondences will be entertained in this regard.

  6. Candidates presently working in a Government / Semi-Government / Public Sector Undertaking / Autonomous Body funded by Government are required to bring a “No Objection Certificate” from their present employer at the time of interview, if called for, failing which they will not be permitted to attend the interview.

A Last date for receiving application by email 11.07.2018
B Date for Test/Interview Will be communicated by email only

General information and other conditions:

  • All applicants must fulfill the essential requirements of the post and other conditions stipulated in the advertisement as on the last date of receipt of the applications. They are advised to satisfy themselves before applying that they possess at least the essential qualifications laid down for the post as on the last date of receipt of the applications. No enquiry asking for advice as to eligibility will be entertained.

  • The prescribed essential qualifications are the minimum and the mere possession of the same does not entitle candidates to be called for test/interview. The duly constituted Screening Committee will adopt its own criteria for short-listing the candidates. The candidate should therefore, mention in the application all the qualifications and experiences in the relevant area over and above the minimum prescribed qualification, supported with documents.

  • The application should be accompanied by self attested copies of the relevant educational qualification, experience at the time of interview. The prescribed qualifications should have been obtained through recognized Universities / Institutions. etc. Incomplete applications/applications received or not accompanied with the required certificates / documents are liable to be rejected.

  • The date for determining the upper age limit, qualifications and /or experience shall be the closing date receipt of application form by email i.e. on 09.07.2018..

  • The Number of vacancies indicated is provisional and may vary at the time of actual selection. The Centre reserves the right not to fill up any of the posts, if it so desires


  • 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 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.

Relaxation/ Age Limit:

  • Applicants belonging to the reserved category (SC/ST/OBC) / PWD/ Ex-servicemen 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.

  • C-DAC internal candidates also will be eligible for an age relaxation of 5 years including other age relaxations.

Mode of Selection:

Applicants meeting the eligibility criteria will be informed by e-mail, to appear for a "screening test" cum Interview,. The test will be of objective type comprise of English, Logical Test, Computer Fundamentals, Computer Networking, Quantitative Aptitude


  • All the qualifying qualifications should be full time 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.

  • In respect of equivalent clause in Essential Qualifications, if a candidate is claiming a particular qualification as equivalent qualification as per the requirement of advertisement, then the candidate is required to produce order/letter in this regard, indicating the Authority (with number and date) under which it has been so treated otherwise the Application is liable to be rejected..

  • 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.


  • The period of experience rendered by a candidate on part time basis, daily wages, visiting/ guest faculty will not be counted while calculating the valid experience for short listing the candidates for written test/interview.

  • 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 points to note

  1. 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..

  2. In case of ambiguity/dispute arises on account of interpretation in version other than English, English version will prevail.

  3. Mere issue of call letter for interview will not imply acceptance of candidature or selection for the post.

  4. In case of internal candidates, please note that, selected candidates will have to resign from the existing services in order to join the post as fresh employees.

  5. C-DAC reserves the right to fill up the post or increase/decrease the number of posts or even to cancel the whole or part of the process of recruitment without assigning any reasons thereof.

  6. Late submitted applications, incomplete / invalid in any respect, stand automatically rejected.

  7. Candidates must be in sound bodily health and ready to undergo Pre- Employment Medical Examination as per C-DAC norms.

  8. Only Short-listed candidates will be allowed/called for test/interview. Candidates will be informed by email only and no separate communication will be sent. At the time of interview they should bring original certificates of qualifications and experience and a photocopy of the same. SC / ST/ OBC candidates should submit necessary certificates issued by competent authority in the prescribed format as stipulated by Government of India amended from time to time, 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.

  9. No TA /DA will be paid for appearing for the Interview.

  10. Canvassing in any form and / or bringing any influence or otherwise will be treated as a disqualification for the post.

  11. Kindly note that we have not authorized any agent/ agency for representing C-DAC for anything related to recruitment or its processes.

  12. All the posts will be filled as per the Recruitment Rules or guidelines of C-DAC.

  13. The person selected for contract appointment will not have any claim or right for his/her continuity in service, regularization or automatic extension of the term of contract.

  14. The number of unreserved/reserved posts advertised may vary and C-DAC reserves the right not to fill up some or all the posts advertised, if the circumstances so warrant

  15. These posts are transferable from one project to another project

  16. Candidates are advised to keep checking the website ( for any information updates


Following documents must be attached along with application form while appearing for screening test cum interview:


Recently taken Colour photograph pasted on the form and signed across in full


Self Attested photocopy of Date of Birth Certificate.


Self Attested photocopies of education qualifications certificates.


Self Attested photocopy of caste certificate, if applicable.


Self Attested photocopies of experience certificates, if any.


Original Copy of All the above.

Candidate may contact for any clarification as per the address given below:-

HR in Charge
Centre For Development of Advanced Computing
IIPC Building, NIT Silchar Campus
Contact No.8811080081