Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) 2021 Recruitment Notification. C-DAC has released official notification for the job openings of Resident Engineer positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 07th June, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Resident Engineer - 02 Posts

Job Location - New Delhi

Other Qualification Details :-

Applications are invited (only online) for the following post to be filled by way of Direct Recruitment:

1. Name of the post : Resident Engineer

2. Pay Range: The candidate selected will be paid consolidated salary of Rs. 34000/- (approx.) for one month while in India. On deputation the candidate will be paid a consolidated monthly salary of ₹1,50,000/- (Indian Rupees One Lakh & Fifty Thousand only) by CDAC Delhi. Apart from monthly salary; CDAC Delhi shall arrange VISA/ Work Permit (for period of deputation) and to & fro Economy Class Airfare for deputation & repatriation after completion of deputation, NDU will provide free furnished family accommodation to the Resident Engineers. Any / all other expenditure will have to be borne by the candidate during the period of deputation.

3. Location: Initial joining at C-DAC Delhi (thereafter to be deputed at IT Training Centre abroad)

4. No. of Position: 2 Unreserved

5. Minimum Qualification & experience (Only post qualification Experience): The Resident Engineer should have following qualifications:

a. 1st Class B.E/B. Tech. /MCA or equivalent degree in relevant discipline with at least 3 years of post-qualification work experience or DOEACC ‘B’ level with at least 4 year of post qualification work experience or DOEACC ‘C’ level with at least 1 year of post qualification work experience or

b. Masters in Technology (M. Tech.) / Master in Engineering (M.E) or Ph.D. in relevant domain

6. Skill set: 

a. Design, implement & manage LAN and WAN infrastructure. Implement Network infrastructure changes as per the requirement. Manage & maintain network firewalls. Maintain DR plan for network infrastructure. Coordinate with remote onsite engineers/ vendors to get issue resolved.

b. VPN Gateway administration. Switch based DHCP administration (L2). Switch based Skills Mandatory knowledge on following: Network switches (L2 and L3) e.g. CISCO etc. Routers and Firewalls e.g. CISCO, Watch Guard and Zyxel etc. configuration and trouble shooting.

c. IDS and IDP administration. Evaluate, implement and monitor incoming network change requests. Identifying, determining cause of, and correcting voice and data network performance degradation.

d. Identifying potential voice/ data network security risks and recommending plan to address or eliminate risks. Addressing and solving "multi-layer" network problems. Knowledge of MPLS, IP, routing protocols, Voice over IP (VoIP) etc. IP based exchange. Familiar with circuits (DSx, OCx, Ethernet, SONET facilities)

e. Should have understanding of security technologies, architecture, and best practices. Strong knowledge of Cyber Security threats, vulnerabilities, and risks. Good Knowledge of Network and cyber security solution for mid and large enterprises.

f. Knowledge of NMS for system hardening. Knowledge of Log Analysis and Incident Response. The Candidate should possess and demonstrate strong critical thinking skills, excellent communication skills, and should be able to effectively manage the time and effort of all individual contributors, projects, and associated initiatives

g. Should be able to conduct online and classroom training sessions by providing practical use cases and assignments. Excellent troubleshooting skills, self-motivated, results-driven and well organized. Basic Cyber Security Skills would be an added advantage.

7. Profile: The incumbent for System/ Network Administrator would act as full-time Resident Engineer and is required to manage the Networking/ IT Infrastructure at IT Training Centre abroad.

8. Appointment / Tenure: Selected Candidate will be on the rolls of CDAC Delhi during his / her tenure. Appointment will be purely on consolidated emoluments during the duration of tenure in CDAC Delhi. Tenure of transfer will be 1 (one) month in CDAC Delhi and 13 (thirteen) months at IT Training Centre abroad. As IT Training Centre abroad is expected to be setup in July 2021, the deputation of selected candidate as Resident Engineers would be done by August 2021


Upper Age limit (in years) 37 years (Relaxation will be as per Government of India instructions)

Application Fee:

A non-refundable application fees of Rs.500/- is payable for applying for the posts, which is to be paid by the candidates through online payment.No fees shall be payable by candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

Important Notes :-

1. Candidates shall submit only one application for the post, C-DAC reserve the right and at its own discretion shall decide to depute selected candidates at appropriate international location. The decision of the management will be final and binding on the matter.

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

3. Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification for selection.

4. Candidates are not required to send printout of application or any other documents in hard copy to C-DAC.

5. Interview Call Letters, other correspondences (if any) etc. will be sent to candidates through email at the email id provided in their online application form.

6. Mere issue of Interview call letter will not imply acceptance of candidature.

7. In case of internal candidate, he/she may apply through proper channel.

8. All queries pertaining to recruitment including selection process should be addressed toSh. Manoj Kathuria, Senior Admin Officer (HRD), CDAC Delhi at mkathuria[at]cdac[dot]in Kindly note that we have not authorized any agent/ agency for representing C-DAC for anything related to recruitment or its processes.

9. 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 reason thereof.

10. 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.

11. The post will be filled as per the Recruitment Rules of C-DAC.

12. 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 detected 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 detected at the time of selection due to whatever  circumstances, his/her candidature/appointment shall be liable to be cancelled/terminated as case may be.

13. The candidates are advised to visit C-DAC website www.cdac.in regularly. Notice/ information, Corrigendum, Extension etc., if any, shall be published on our website www.cdac.in only.

14. No TA /DA will be provided for attending the online examination/interview.

15. Fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.

General Terms & Conditions :-

1. Applicants belonging to the reserved category (SC/ST/OBC) / physically challenged/Ex-servicemen would be eligible for relaxations according to the Government of India norms.

2. Government employees will be eligible for relaxation in age by 5 years including other age relaxations.

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

4. In case of candidates belonging to OBC category, certificate should specifically contain the clause that the candidate does not belong to creamy layer section.

5. The cut-off date for ascertaining the age and experience will be same as last date of submission of online application.


Centre for Development of Advanced Computing(C-DAC) Plot No. 20, FC-33, Institutional Area, Jasola, New Delhi – 110 025

Selection Process :-

1. Applications will be first screened and then the candidate will be interviewed, as deemed fit by the management. Management reserves the right to change/modify the selection process at any time, at its discretion. The decision of the management will be final and binding to the incumbents.

a. The qualifications and experience prescribed are the minimum requirements and possession of the same does not automatically make the candidates entitled to be called for selection processes.

There will be an initial screening based on the academic records and other parameters given in the on-line application and only those screened-in candidates will be considered for further selection process.

b. 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 adopted and deemed fit by management.

c. Mere fulfilment of the below mentioned qualifications etc., does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview. Where number of applications received in response to an advertisement is large, it may not be convenient or possible for the Organization to call all the candidates to participate in selection process.

d. The Organization may restrict the number of candidates to be called to participate in interview/selection process to a reasonable limit, on the basis of qualifications and experience higher than that of the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. The candidates should, therefore, furnish all the qualifications and experience possessed in the relevant field, over and above the minimum qualifications prescribed.

Steps to Apply :-

1. Before filling the online application form, Candidates should read ‘General Terms and Conditions’ carefully:

a. 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.

b. Candidates can click on the ‘Apply’ button provided against each position for which he/she wish 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.

c. The required Application fee is to be paid by the candidates either through online payment, using Debit/ Credit Card or by remitting the amount, at any branch of Axis Bank, using the challan generated during the online application process at C-DAC website. It is advised to print and keep the transaction details for own records.

d. Candidates should scan their photograph in .jpg format (not more than 400 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.

e. No hard copy/printed applications should be sent to C-DAC. Incomplete and defectively filled up forms shall be rejected straightway and no subsequent correspondences will be entertained in this regard. 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 forward through proper channel to Head HRD, C-DAC Delhi.

f. 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.

g. Closing date for applying online: The last date for online submission of application is June 07, 2021 (upto 1800 hrs.).

2. Important Date: 

A. Commencement of on-line Registration of application by candidates: May 18, 2021

B. Last date for on-line registration of application by candidates: June 07, 2021 till 18.00 Hrs.

C. Interview date:  Will be communicated by  email only