Job Post: Invest India, AGNIi-GoI Technology Mission, (Specialist) Delhi: Apply Now!
About Invest India
Invest India is the National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency. It is a joint venture between the Department of Promotion for Internal Trade Industry (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and State Governments. It hosts teams working with various Govt. initiatives such as Make in India, Startup India, AGNIi, and PMG.
The AGNIi Mission is a flagship initiative under the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the PM and Government of India. It is one of nine technology Missions under the Prime Minister’s Science, Technology, and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC). The Mission catalyzes the commercialization of Indian emerging technologies.
AGNIi helps private, public, and non-profit sector organizations upgrade capability and competitiveness with Indian start-up, MSME, and public R&D innovation. AGNIi has helped organizations from global multinationals to Government agencies and non-profits, leverage technologies from artificial intelligence (AI) and drones, to cleantech and food processing.
In this role, you will be evaluating Indian emerging disruptive technologies using situational analyses for implementing transformative solutions. You will indulge in careful analysis, design, and implementation of performance-improving approaches while developing tailor-made solutions to support AGNIi’s Case Group (Defence, Internal Security, Disaster Management, Cybersecurity and Fintech).
Your work will include gathering and analyzing information, formulating, and testing hypotheses, developing recommendations, and executing projects. It will require you to directly interact with the highest level of government officials and industry giants to execute the most strategic and transformational national level projects thereby providing you the opportunity to create real, tangible, and sustainable impact with path-breaking outcomes. You will work with our defense and security clients on some of their toughest issues, in a fast-paced, non-hierarchical, and caring environment. All your work will be project-based and varied. At AGNIi, we advance our stakeholders engagement by offering expertise in the areas relating to: Insertion of emerging technologies, operational transformation and performance improvement, risk and resource reallocation, organizational design, and capacity building.
Build and Develop interactions with government ministries, corporates, R&D Labs, and start-up ecosystem in the realm of Defence, Internal Security, Disaster Management, Cybersecurity and Fintech.
Surface priorities and pain-points via stakeholder consultations, field visits and conduct discussions across stakeholders’ strategic, operational, and tactical tiers
Analyse functional specifications related to specific technology use-cases and assemble detailed technology stacks
Prepare comprehensive reports/ pitch decks on technology feasibility, innovation briefs and case updates
Build performance improvement approaches, cost reduction strategies, technology led transformation frameworks, risk analysis and mitigation documentation along with new concepts for Stakeholders in the realm of Defence, Internal Security, FinTech etc.
Work closely with Aerospace and Défense clients to identify opportunities, design, and deploy solutions in core operational areas of their businesses such as Engineering, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), and Supply Chain execution
Work on resolution of queries and grievances in stipulated time
The role may require travel (short trips) to assist various stakeholders across the country
Eligibility (Education Qualifications)
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in, Engineering, Economics, Law or Public Policy
1+ years’ experience in Government Advisory / Consulting / Industry Experience
Excellent research, communications, problem solving and analytical skills. The ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
Good understanding of Emerging Technologies and Technology Policy
Excellent understanding of the Indian business environment particularly in Defence, Security, Disaster, and Fintech domains
Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Commitment to high ethical standards and core values