Bihar Vikas Commission - Analytics in Government - 40 Job Openings - Last date 16th March


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The Bihar Government is looking to hire data/technologists analysts (30-40 in different areas)
The primary job will be to work in an organization called Bihar Vikas Mission reporting directly to the CM office in Patna.
The nature of the job is primarily program management , data analytics etc…
The technology stack details are not provided
Salary (service fee as consultant ) is approx 1 lakh p.m with HRA and Transport etc… and on contract basis for 11 months
Government policies such as reservation for SC/ST/OBC’s etc will be as applicable
Last date for application is 16th March 2016
More details can be found here
Seems to be an exciting opening to apply analytics and make a difference in one of the most needy states in the country
Primary mover behind this seems to be Mr Prashant Kishore - person credited with creating successful campaign for Mr Narendra Modi in 2014 (e.g. Chai Pe Charcha) as well Mr Nitish Kumar in Bihar election
Security and Crime and other risks of staying in Bihar are well known
Details about the Job Applications - http://csd.bih.nic.in/News/RFP.pdf
Article in Press about this - http://www.firstpost.com/politics/bihar-vikas-mission-can-prashant-kishor-help-nitish-kumar-settle-the-super-cm-debate-2601826.html