Job Posting

NIIT Technologies is a leading global IT solutions provider serving customers in America, Europe, Asia and Australia.  It has a significant IIT imprint with founders Raji Pawar (IIT,1972) and Vijay Thadani (IIT 1972),  CEO Arvind Thakur (IIT, 1976), Lalit Dhingra (IIT, 1985)- President of NIIT Americas, Bhaskar Chavli (IIT, 1982) Chief Delivery Officer and Sriram Padmanabhan (IIT, 1993)- SVP – NIIT – Americas.

We recently received a request for IIT candidates from NIIT Technologies. They are looking for four IIT graduates for an important assignment in CT for an insurance client.

NIIT Technologies will provide a $2500 referral fee to the GNY Alumni Chapter for every candidate placed.

Considering this is a win-win for all, we are posting this offer. Please forward this request to anyone who may be looking.

This is an excellent and positive way to help our fellow alumni. We will be happy to circulate other such openings.

Job details can be found here

Merger with IIT Bombay Heritage Foundation

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION OF GREATER NEW YORK CHAPTER (IITBAAGNY)

Dear IITBAAGNY Member,

The Executive Committee of IITBAAGNY recommends to its general membership that we become a Chapter of the IIT Bombay Heritage Foundation instead of continuing as an independent organization. All other IIT Bombay Alumni Association chapters in the United States operate as a chapter of the Heritage Foundation. The merger provides a number of benefits without affecting our activities in any way.

Attached questions and answers provide some background material on this subject.  Also attached is a letter from HF confirming the discussions on this subject.

HF Merger Q&A

Merger – Letter from HF

Consistent with IITBAAGNY by-laws it is important that all members vote on this.

Please cast your vote below. The Executive Committee recommends that you vote Yes.

You are required to provide some identifying details for this poll. These will only be used to verify the authenticity of your response, and only our election officer for this poll, Jude Netto, will be able to access the responses. Jude Netto is independent of the current Executive Committee.

This online poll will end at 11:59PM Eastern Time on Sunday, July 19. Please cast your vote before then.

The poll is now closed. Thank you for voting!