DigiLocker is a flagship initiative of the Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY) under the Digital India program. DigiLocker aims at the ‘Digital Empowerment’ of the citizen by providing access to authentic digital documents in the citizen’s digital document wallet. The issued documents in the DigiLocker system are deemed to be at par with original physical documents as per Rule 9A of the Information Technology (Preservation and Retention of Information by Intermediaries Providing Digital Locker Facilities) Rules, 2016 notified on February 8, 2017, vide G.S.R. 711(E).
The purpose of the internship is to provide an opportunity for individuals to substantively contribute and learn from their work. The intern will be given specific tasks and responsibilities and will be challenged to develop their capabilities and gain experience.
The selected intern's day-to-day responsibilities include:
Working at DigiLocker is a chance to do the work that adds up to something more meaningful, the opportunity to challenge yourself and learn new skills, and the advantage of being surrounded by smart, ambitious, and motivated people day in and day out. That’s the kind of work that you can expect to do at DigiLocker!
Internships are voluntary and Intern is not entitled to wages or a promise of employment after the Internship. No office space will be provided and interns will have to work from home. The openForge platform will be utilized by the interns for collaboration and to submit their work for review.
Digital India Internship Program offers highly motivated individuals an opportunity to be exposed to the mission and work of the Ministry of Electronics and IT’s Flagship projects which are mainly focused on e-Governance ecosystems and are contributing toward making citizens’ life easier by providing a place to service deliveries. The internship allows individuals to bring new perspectives, innovative ideas, and research experience into the Ministry’s IT wing while improving skills in a diverse environment. In addition, it is a great way to enhance CVs with practical work experience.
At DigiLocker India, you find a good teaching environment. The staff is very cooperative and they give the flexibility to work options. It has a diverse and inclusive work culture.
The working environment at DigiLocker creates digital empowerment’ of a citizen by providing access to authentic digital documents in a citizen’s digital document wallet. Their projects are much more productive and it's a fun place to work and learn new things daily. It has a good inclusive work environment with good diversity and inclusion culture.
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The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.