Advt. No.: CDAC (T)/RCT/02/2018 dated 21.02.2018
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
Professional Electronics, VLSI &
Software Technologies including
Cyber Security & Cyber Forensics
Education & Training
C-DAC, Thiruvananthapuram seeks applications from suitable and
interested candidates for the position Project
Officer (Finance) purely on contract basis on
consolidated emoluments for projects in common.
The initial term of contract is for a period of
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.
Project Officer (Finance)
No. of Posts
Duration of the position
01 (One) Year.
Two years full time MBA in Finance
Management OR M.Com with minimum 50% marks
at least 3 years post qualification work
experience in Finance and Accounts in a
reputed Organization employing a minimum 100
Good working knowledge in Computer
applications & Tally Software.
- Experience in Government / Autonomous / PSUs
will be an added advantage.
- Should not exceed 30 years as on March 07, 2018.
Relaxation as per Government of India norms.
Monthly Consolidated pay
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 www.cdac.in
How to apply
Candidates can apply by
downloading prescribed application form
which will be available till 07.03.2018 at
official website of C-DAC in career section.
After filling the application form as per
the enclosed format, send the same latest by
March 14, 2018.
Candidates are required
to remit a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.500/
for male candidates and Rs.250/- for female
candidates drawn on any nationalized bank in
favour of "C-DAC, Thiruvananthapuram,"
payable at Thiruvananthapuram. The last date
for downloading application form from
website and making of Demand Draft is March
07, 2018. DD drawn after 07.03.2018 will not
be accepted. The following details must be
filled up on back side of Demand Draft (i)
Candidate's Name, (ii) Name of Post Applied
for. The candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH
category are exempted from submission of
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.
Candidate should have a
valid email id and mobile no. which should
remain valid & active till the completion of
specifically note that the applications
received after the closing date for any
reason whatsoever (such as envelopes wrongly
addressed, delivered elsewhere, postal delay
etc.) will not be entertained.
(i.e. without photograph, unsigned
application form, without application fee
and applicable testimonials etc.) will not
be entertained and will be summarily
rejected and no subsequent correspondences
will be entertained in this regard.
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.
Application available for download from web
From 21.02.2018 to 07.03.2018 at 12.00
Last date for receiving application by post
March 14, 2018 upto 17.30 hrs.
Date for Written test/Interview
Will be communicated by email only.
C-DAC is not responsible for postal delays.
Applications received after due date will be
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 downloading the
application form i.e. on 07.03.2018. 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 downloading the
application form. No enquiry asking for
advice as to eligibility will be
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
The application should be accompanied by
self attested copies of the relevant
educational qualification, experience. 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 prescribed for
downloading of application form i.e. on
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
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.
Initial screening will be
based on academic records and experience.
Centre reserves the right to fix a higher
percentage of marks in the initial
screening, if sufficient number of
candidates with higher percentage of marks
Short listed candidates
will be called for Test and Interview. The
exact Date, time and venue of the Test and
Interview will be intimated separately
The written test will be
Objective / Descriptive Type questions. The
question paper will contain questions from
the following areas to assess the
candidate's proficiency in:-
Part-A - General Aptitude and
Part-B - English, Communication, Letter drafting
and Short essays on General Topics.
Part-C - Domain Knowledge in the relevant
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
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.
In case of
ambiguity/dispute arises on account of
interpretation in version other than
English, English version will prevail.
Mere issue of call letter
for interview will not imply acceptance of
candidature or selection for the post.
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.
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.
applications, incomplete / invalid in any
respect, stand automatically rejected.
Candidates must be in
sound bodily health and ready to undergo
Pre- Employment Medical Examination as per
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.
No TA /DA will be paid
for appearing for the Interview.
Canvassing in any form
and / or bringing any influence or otherwise
will be treated as a disqualification for
Kindly note that we have
not authorized any agent/ agency for
representing C-DAC for anything related to
recruitment or its processes.
All the posts will be
filled as per the Recruitment Rules or
guidelines of C-DAC.
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.
These posts are
transferable from one project to another
Candidates are advised to
keep checking the website (www.cdac.in) for
any information updates.
NO INTERIM ENQUIRY OR
CORRESPONDANCE WILL BE ENTERTAINED.
Following documents must be
attached along with application form
sent by post:
Draft as processing fee, where
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
Self Attested photocopy
of caste certificate, if applicable.
Attested photocopies of experience
certificates, if any.
super-scribing “Application for Project
Officer (Finance)” on the envelope and
Principal Technical Officer (HR)
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing
Post Box No.6520, Vikasbhavan P.O
Vellayambalam, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 033