For the position of a CTO, MeitY is looking for a person with over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry with minimum 10 years of global experience and at least 10-year experience in consulting in the semiconductor segment and related areas of electronics manufacturing
As the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) looks to build electronic chip and display ecosystem in the country, it will hire top officials to fill various positions like CEO, CTO and CFO among others for ‘India Semiconductor Mission’. With a total outlay of Rs 76,000 crore for the development of semiconductor and display manufacturing ecosystem in the country, the Union Cabinet in December approved Semiconductor India programme.
According to details shared by the MeitY official, to serve as chief executive officer (CEO) of India Semiconductor Mission (ISM), a person must have over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor industry and more than 10 years of experience at global level. The applicant for CEO position should have served in a leadership position earlier at least at the position of vice-president.
The CEO will head the mission. The business division of ISM will be run by a professional management including an additional chief executive officer, chief technology officer (CTO), chief strategy officer (CSO), chief financial officer (CFO), chief business development officer (CBDO), etc. These all shall be assisted by domain experts from the industry.
For the position of a CTO, MeitY is looking for a person with over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry with minimum 10 years of global experience and at least 10-year experience in consulting in the semiconductor segment and related areas of electronics manufacturing. The CTO should have served at least at the position of vice-president or as CTO, CSO or chief operating officer, as per the details.
The selection will be done through a search-cum-selection committee headed by the MeitY Secretary. The window for application is open till 20 February.
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