Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) released RRB notification for the post of Junior Software Engineer (JSE) and Junior Network Engineer (JNE). The total number of posts for eligible and interested candidates is 54.
Candidates can apply for CRIS 2017 through online mode only. Candidates can start filling the RRB online application form in the month of January and can submit the application fees in the month of February. Candidates are advised to read all the instruction carefully before start filling CRIS 2017 Recruitment application form.
Candidate’s selection for CRIS 2017 posts’ is based on the online test but their final selection is based on the rank achieved by the candidate in the merit list and their performance in the interview only.
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Candidates can refer to the below table to know about important dates for CRIS Recruitment 2017,
|Online Application start date||January 9, 2017|
|Online application closing date (Step I-Step II registration)||February 8, 2017|
|Last date to pay application fees at State Bank of India||February 14, 2017|
The total number of vacancies that are reserved for the posts is 54. Candidates pay scale for this post is INR 35400/- per month. The posts are of two types- Junior Software Engineer and Junior Network Engineer post. So, interested candidates should read the eligibility criteria before start applying for the position. CRIS 2017 posts are government jobs posts.
The following table shows the division of vacancies under Junior Software Engineer and Junior Network Engineer posts:
|Categories||No. of Posts|
|Junior Software Engineer (JSE)||Junior Network Engineer (JNE)|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||11||4|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||6||2|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||3||1|
|Minimum Marks||Candidates must secure minimum 60% marks in qualifying degree or diploma and candidates belong to SC/ ST/ PWD categories must obtain 55% marks.|
|Age limit||Candidate’s age should be minimum 22 years and maximum 28 years as on February 14, 2017.|
|Minimum Percentage||Candidates must secure minimum 60% marks in qualifying degree or diploma and candidates belong to SC/ ST/ PWD categories must obtain 55% marks.|
|Age Limit||Candidate’s age should be minimum 22 years and maximum 28 years as on February 14, 2017.|
CRIS provides relaxation only on the age limit criteria. The age relaxation is applied on various categories. The following table shows the various age relaxations in years:
|Category||Upper Age relaxation (in years)|
|Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||3 years|
|PWD candidates||10 years|
Candidates can apply only through online mode. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online only through official website of Centre for Railway Information Systems. Candidates are advised to read all the instruction before they start filling the RRB online application form. Before beginning the RRB online registration, candidates must keep note of the following:
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Following is the two steps that candidates need to follow while applying online:
Now candidates are eligible to download the online form generated by the system for future reference.
Candidates can recruit for the posts only if they successfully crack the Railway Exam. The questions asked in CRIS entrance examination comprises of six subjects- Computer Science, Electronics, Aptitude, General Intelligence, Reasoning and General English.
The following table shows the topics from the syllabus that candidates need to prepare for the examination:
|Computer Science||Computer software and Hardware, Introduction to Computer Science, Database Management System, PC Software & Office Automation, Workplace Productivity Tools, Computer Networks, The Internet, Boolean Algebra and Data Structures|
|Electronics||Basic Electronics, Digital Communications, Analog Electronics, Instrumentation and Measurement, Circuit Theory, Power Electronics, Microprocessors and Microcontrollers, Advanced Communications, Industrial Electronics and Computer Hardware.|
|Aptitude||Simplification, Dimensions, Analogies, Time & Distance, Pipes & Cisterns, Time and Work, Averages, Problems on Ages, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Ratios & Proportions, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Arithmetic Reasoning, Areas and Volumes, Data Interpretation|
|General Intelligence||Space Visualisation, Analysis, Judgement, Analogies, Problem Solving, Decision Making, Non-Verbal Series, Visual Memory, Relationship concepts, Verbal and Figure Classification|
|Reasoning||Logical Reasoning, Syllogism, Coding Decoding, Blood Relations, Seating Arrangements, Input Output, Puzzle Tabulation|
|General English||Tenses, verb, adverb, articles, antonyms, comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, synonyms, fill in the blanks, unseen passages, idioms and phrases and theme detection|
Selection of the candidates is based on the Online Computer Test and the candidates rank in merit list according to the marks obtained by them. Candidate’s selection is based on the following two points:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.