Trainee, System Trainee, Graduate Engineer Trainees

Minimum Preferably Diploma in Computers/ Electronics / Electrical Eng. / Bachelor's Degree in Science/Technology/Computers

Certified training for Engineer Trainee (programme aligned to SSC/ Q 0507 released by IT-ITe


0-2 years of work experience/internship in product maintenance/management roles

The tasks an Engineer Trainee is expected to perform include:

Supporting the work area/domain the are aligned to

Assisting in performing the key activities and tasks involved

Knowledge of importance of completing work accurately and how it should be done

Good knowledge about appropriate timescales for completing the work and the implications of not meeting them

Well versed with resources needed the work and how to obtain and use them

amiliar with change management procedures, including version control and approvals

Proficiency in using information technology effectively, to input and/or extract data accurately

Ability to identify and refer anomalies in data

Courses/certifications/ trainings relevant to the domain

Ability to multi-task

Decision making

Effective communication skills

Attention to detail

Ability to work independently and in a team

It is not a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Local travelling is maybe part of this job role

Need not handle a team Working hours

IT & ITES companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

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

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous Occupational hazards include weight gain, headaches, body aches, eye strain, loss of concentration, loss of sleep and appetite, fatigue, weepy bouts etc.Health risks include exposure to demanding and strenuous routine, repetitive tasks, working in closed, dark, oppressive environments etc.

For freshers INR 15,000 to INR 20,000 per month

For candidates with 1/2 yearsexperience - INR 30,000 to INR 40,000 per month

For candidates with over 2 yearsexperience INR 50,000 to INR 60,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Current Scenario and Growth of IT Services Sector in India

The IT services segment is the largest contributor to the IT and ITES Industry, accounting for about 60% of industry revenues. India is one of the fastest-growing IT services markets in the world. It is also the world's largest sourcing destination,accounting for approximately 52 % of the US$ 124-130 billion market. The country's cost competitiveness in providing IT services continues to be its USP in the global sourcing market.

The major segments of the IT service sector are IT Consulting, Application Management, IS Outsourcing, Software development and support. The BFSI, telecom, retail, and manufacturing sectors account for major portion of the IT Services revenues.

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 result in an incremental employment of about 7.5 million persons directly by 2022. Out of which 3.6 million job opportunities will be in IT service sector.

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%.

Maximum number of job openings are available in IT & ITES companies across Tier 1 and Tier 2 cities.

Not Applicable

THAPAR UNIVERSITY, PATIALA, Thapar University P.O Box 32, Patiala, Pin -147004, Patiala, 0175-2393021,


Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, Chandigarh, PEC University of Technology, Sector -12, Chandigarh- 160012, 2746074, 2753051,

Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal,, Manipal Dr, Madhav Nagar, Eshwar Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576104, 09243777733,

JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad-500085, Telangana, India, 32422253, 23156115,23156113,

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, Jadavpur University 188, Raja S.C. Mallick Rd, Kolkata - 700032,