The Indian Institute of Science is setting up an IT Office. The IT office will have the mandate of making IISc IT-ready in all respects and ensuring smooth functioning of all IT services, and providing a user-friendly and seamless IT technical support (24×7) to everyone in IISc. Applications are sought for the post of a Chief Information Technologist. The chief information Technologist is a full-time consultant and is entrusted with the following duties.
Develop an overall IT plan to meet IISc’s mission. This would involve: assessing and evolving IISc’s IT requirements; Planning to create a dynamic IT infrastructure for growing needs; Anticipate and respond to changing IT requirements of the Institute; Adherence to fiscal discipline; Making the Institute IT-ready in all respects.
Manage day-to-day IT operations through the IT office. This would involve: ensuring smooth functioning of all IT services like internet service, institute web pages, email service, campus cellular mobile coverage, campus WiFi coverage, campus security systems, online and computer based teaching; ensuring smooth functioning of IT solutions for various administrative units; constant coordination with administrative units to provide IT services mentioned above; meeting operational performance metrics (or SLAs) for each IT service; ensuring robustness to cyber-attacks and protection of data; maintenance of hardware and software related to IT ; planned upgradation of hardware and software related to IT; managing a team of IT professionals in the IT office; providing a user-friendly and pleasant IT technical support (24×7) to everyone in IISc.
Qualifications: BE/BTech Degree or MCA Degree or MSc Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology/Electronics from a recognized institute and at least 10 years of experience in Operations, Administration, and Management (OA&M) of IT services for academic institutions or corporate institutions.
Age: The candidate should be born after January 1, 1960. This could be relaxed in the case of candidates with exceptional track record .
Consulting Fee: The base consulting fee will be fixed between Rs. 75,000/- and Rs. 1,50,000/- per month depending on the qualifications, experience, and suitability of the candidate. Performance-based remuneration enhancements may be fixed by the Institute through technical reviews at regular intervals.
Interested candidates may send a detailed resume by May 31, 2015 to the Office of the Divisional Chairs,IISc, by sending email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Chief Information Technologist . From the applications received, based on the requirements, short-listed candidates will be called for a personal interview to be held in the IISc campus.
For more details visit: http://www.iisc.ernet.in/opportunities/CIT-ADVT.htm