2020/1: Engineer-C (2 posts) Accounts Officer (1 post)

Advertisement for (1) Engineer-C [Digital] Khodad; (2) Engineer-C [Electronics] Ooty and (3) Administrative Officer-C [Accounts]

The National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Pune [NCRA] of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research [TIFR] (an autonomous institute under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy of the Government of India) is an internationally reputed research institute.  NCRA–TIFR is located inside the Pune University Campus.  Facilities operated by NCRA-TIFR include, the Ooty Radio Telescope (ORT) and the Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope (GMRT). Located about 80 KM north of Pune, GMRT is the world’s largest radio telescope at metre wavelengths. NCRA is on the lookout for suitably qualified candidates for the following positions:

1. ENGINEER-C (Digital) [1 Post; OBC; HQ: Khodad]  Click to apply online

[Pay Level 10; Pay Stage 1; TME : 74,337]

Minimum Qualification: Full Time BE/B.Tech Degree in Electronics/Communication Engineering with aggregate of  60% marks from a recognized university/institution.

Minimum Experience : 1-2 years in Analog/Digital electronics / Radio Frequency systems in a large and reputed organization.

Desirable : Experience in design, development and operations of Analog & Digital signal processing circuits, computer programming and familiarity with FPGA based design.

Nature of Job: Design, Development, Testing and Maintenance/upkeep of Receiver Backend


Age: 31 years and below (after relaxation).


2. Engineer-C(Electronics) [1 Post; UR; HQ: Ooty]  Click to apply online

[Pay Level 10; Pay Stage 1; TME : 74,337]

Minimum Qualification: Full time BE/ B.Tech. Degree in Electronics Engineering with aggregate 60% marks from a recognized university/institution. 

Minimum Experience: 1-2 years in a reputed organisation/institute in the field of electronics.

Nature of Job: Design, development and maintenance  of Digital, Radio Frequency Electronics and related systems.

Age: 28 years and below.


3. Administrative Officer-C (Accounts)[1 Post; UR; HQ:Pune]  Click to apply online

[Pay Level 10; Pay Stage 1; TME: 87,525] 

Minimum Qualification: (i) Post graduate from a recognized university / Institute with aggregate of 55% marks in commerce with advanced accountancy/ auditing / taxation as one of the subjects. OR (ii) Graduate in commerce/B.Com from a recognized university / Institute with aggregate of 60% marks with inter-CA or CMA. (iii) Proficiency in use of personal computers and applications.

Minimum Experience: (i) 6 years experience in Pay Level 7 and / or Level 8 or with equivalent Total Monthly Emoluments (TME) OR (ii) 5 years experience in Pay Level 6 and or Pay Level 7 and / or Pay level 8 or with equivalent TME with Diploma in Finance and Accounts.

Desirable:  Submitting and filling of online Income Tax TDS, GST, Profession Tax returns, preparing of Bank Reconciliation statements, preparation of quarterly/annually budget statement of large organisations.

Age: 40 years and below.

Possible Impact due to Covid-19 pandemic:

Considering the constraints imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, NCRA-TIFR reserves the right to conduct screening tests, written tests, skill test, interviews, etc. online.  NCRA-TIFR also reserves the right to postpone or cancel the entire  selection process for any or all posts.

Note : (1) HQ mentioned is for the present.  All the above posts are transferable within NCRA campuses i.e. Pune, Khodad & Ooty. (2)Candidates will be required to work in shifts/ beyond office hours and on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, as per the exigencies of the Centre.  

Minimum Experience: Post qualification experience in the relevant field.

The Institute reserves the right to restrict the number of candidates for the recruitment process to a reasonable limit on the basis of the qualifications and experience prescribed in the advertisement.  Mere fulfilling the essential and desirable qualifications will not entitle an applicant to be called for the recruitment process.  The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post herein advertised.  Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.

Last date for receipt of the applications is 31st December 2020.  Age, Qualification & experience will be reckoned as on 1st July 2020TME: Total Monthly Emoluments,  UR: Unreserved OBC: Other Backward Caste.

How to apply: Candidates are encouraged to apply on-line at http://tinyurl.com/ncra2020. Those who cannot apply online, can submit hard copy in the prescribed format, in a sealed cover superscribing the post applied for on the envelope to the Administrative Officer, NCRA-TIFR, Post Bag 3, Ganeshkhind, Pune University Campus, Pune 411007.  Applications received online/by post after the last date will not be considered. For details such as advertisement, application format, experience etc., visit at http://tinyurl.com/ncra2020.

Selection Procedure:  If the eligible number of applications is large, the Centre will restrict the number of candidates for written tests by making a merit list of the applicants based on the marks in the basic qualification, number of years of experience and select reasonable number of candidates for each post. Centre will conduct more than one written test, online test, skill test, for making a primarily merit list. This merit list is not a selection list. This merit list will be used to further shortlisting of the candidates for online interviews, wherever required. Top scorer from the final list will be considered for selection if the candidate is otherwise suitable.

In case of any difficulty in making online application please send email describing the difficulty to estt@ncra.tifr.res.in

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