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District Project Manager

Government of Maharashtra invites applications from suitable candidates for the position of e-District Project Manager under District e-Governance Society in Ahmednagar, Kolhapur and Parbhani districts under e-district Project.

The e-district project is a Mission Mode Project (MMP) under National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) funded by Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India. The project aims at integrated, seamless and online delivery of Government to Citizen (G2C) services at the district level through Common Services Centres (CSC) and other notified delivery channels. To facilitate hand-holding support to the district administrations in rolling out of the project and to provide assistance in delivery of G2C services as well to coordinate & liaison with various stakeholders of the project, it is planned to hire an e-District Project Manager at each of the Ahmednagar, Kolhapur and Parbhani districts in the State of Maharashtra.

The post will be purely on contractual basis for ONE (1) Year.

The shortlisted candidates will have to clear a written test followed by an interview. All the selected candidates will be governed by a contract, to be signed with the respective District e-Governance Society (DeGS) of the district, and they will not have any claim whatsoever, during and after the completion of the project, for absorption in Maharashtra government.

Educational qualification

The essential qualification for the candidate is as follows:
a. Must be 21 – 35 years old as on 01st July , 2015
b. BCA / BIT / BE / B.Tech / MCA or must be a graduate (any discipline) with 1 year computer diploma
c. Knowledge of English and a local language of the State for which the candidate has applied
d. Minimum of two (2) years of work experience preferably in IT / e-Governance related field

Desired Skills

The desired skills for the position of District Project Manager (some of these may be given more weightage, depending on the availability of candidates) are as follows:

a. Prior project management experience
b. Should be computer literate
c. Experience in the domain of IT Projects, IT infrastructure deployment / software development, hardware, networking, security management     in IT projects is preferred
d. Good people management and communication skills
e. Result oriented and self-motivated
f. Candidate should have the local knowledge of the State/District
g. Experience in computerisation of organisations / departments will be an added benefit

Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions for the fellowship program for the eDistrict Manager is as follows:

a) The appointment of eDistrict Manager will be on contractual basis, contracted by District eGovernance Society (DeGS). This contract would     be initially for one year and this may be reviewed for extension on year-to-year basis for a further period of two years, subject to     satisfactory performance.
b) Annual increments will be subject to the performance evaluation of the eDistrict Manager by relevant authority.
c) During the contractual period, the applicants will be posted at office of the DM / DC or any officer designated for implementation of the     eDistrict Project by the State at district level.
d) eDistrict Manager will be required to travel to various other locations within the district to carry out its tasks.
e) Transportation and accommodation cost incurred during official travel will be reimbursed by appropriate authority.
f) The appointment being purely contractual in nature, the appointee shall not be entitled for any gratuity, provident fund, or pension benefit.
g) Experience certificate will be provided to all eDistrict Managers.
h) There is no gaurantee that the applicant will be placed at her\his prefered District. If shortlisted she\he might be asked to work at another     district within Maharashtra.
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