Deployment Engineer

Software Deployment Engineer

Minimum Preferably Diploma in Engineering/ Bachelor's Degree in Science/Technology/Computers or any graduate course

Certified training for Deployment Engineer (programme aligned to SSC/Q 0301 released by IT - ITe


Minimum work experience/internship of 0 - 2 years in application deployment

The tasks a Deployment Engineer is expected to perform include: Ensuring that the software systems are fully deployed

Configuring the implementation and functioning of all hardware components

Coordinating the deployment of software products/applications

Migrating data to upgraded versions of software applications

Verifying operational readiness for software product/application deployment

Installing simpler software products/applications

Providing data/information in standard formats

Knowledge of project requirements and resources

Knowledge of project risks and dependencies

Efficiency in creating project plans

Knowledge of monitoring and reporting the progress of project plans

Knowledge of application design and flow

Knowledge of existing and new data structures

Efficiency in taking back-ups and archiving data

Knowledge of the common types of data redundancies

Knowledge of tools, methods and techniques used for testing or executing data loads

Ability to keep abreast with the latest technical advancements

Courses/Certifications/Technical training in specific software applications and related hardware configuration requirements

Good communication skills

Good interpersonal skills

Analytical skills


It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5 days a week and 8 to 9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Overtime maybe required

Shift working may predominantly not be available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Yes

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards like poor eyesight, lethargy, joint pain, obesity, etc. if not taken care of

For fresher INR 16,000 to INR 27,000 per month

For candidates with experience INR 25,000 to INR 43,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth Estimates of the IT Industry in India

According to the ?Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the IT and ITES Industry Sector (2022)report, software products form the fastest growing segment of the global IT industry, with the software spends forecast to grow from USD 294 billion in FY 2008 to USD 537 billion in 2015. Over the same period, the addressable market for Indian software product businesses is estimated to reach USD 290 to 315 billion. The Indian IT and ITES industry currently employs about 2.2 million persons in comparison to 0.8 million in 2004. Based on the trends witnessed in productivity and the likely growth potential of the IT and ITES industry, it is expected that the industry would employ about 7.5 million persons directly by 2022.

In the IT Exports segment, a large portion of the workforce is currently engineers and MCAs over 80%. The proportion of graduates of science and other streams engaged in software development is expected to show significant increase from about 5% to 10% currently to about 15% to 20%. This shows the trend is moving towards more cost cutting and providing in-house training wherever possible.

The growth in software industry will lead to more requirements of Deployment Engineers.

Cities across India

Will be updated

Management and/or Engineering colleges across India including IITs, NITs

Certificate courses offered by institutes like NIIT, APTECH, NIELITGovernment colleges and institutes across India