Since its launch in September 2016, Reliance Jio has grown by leaps and bounds. The 4G service provider in the country has managed to cross a subscriber base of 1 million and is growing over the months. Even post the introduction of paid plans, there hasn’t been too much of a dip in popularity and Jio continues to be one of the most widely used networks in the country. And now, Reliance Jio is looking at expanding and adding more to its workforce. Also Read - Jio-Google partnership: JioPhone Next to new 5G collaboration, here are 5 key takeawaysAlso Read - Jio 5G launch livestream: How to watch JioPhone 5G, JioBook launch event online
Jio has a long list of vacancies on its website, the most prominent of which are ones in the electronics and the technology segment. Vacancies are for multiple Jio segments like Jio Cloud, Jio Play, Jio Chat, Jio Money, and others. For example, in Hubli, there is an opening for “Core Maintenance Engg Utilities, the profile for which involves Complete Ownership for Operations & Maintenance of Large Facility as per SLA/KPI. Need to ensure 100% uptime of all Utility equipment including but not limited to HT/LT panels, SMPS, Invertor, UPS Battery, DG set, Earthing used in large telecom facilities”. Also Read - Jio 5G rollout today? No, you will need to wait longer to experience 5G in India
While some of the openings are for experienced professionals, there are also some for freshers. While Jio also has a “How We Hire” button on the site, which could ideally give you an idea of what the process will look like, all it does it invite viewers to apply to different positions at Jio and mention how Jio is transforming the telecom structure in the country. According to Jio, “We are always looking out for people who can bring fresh perspective and ideas in the team. If you are someone who loves to explore limitless opportunities, shares our enthusiasm of going the extra mile and would want to be a part of the Digital India Movement, then Jio is the place you need to be in!” ALSO READ: Vodafone SuperNight prepaid plan announced; offers unlimited 3G/4G data at Rs 29
The openings are spread all over the country, in North as well as South India. The openings give a detailed description of the role and the job profile. The Lead EB Permission opening in Ranchi comes with three core job responsibilities, that is, plan and develop a comprehensive plan for effective & timely delivery continuously work towards risk mitigation with proactive resolutions; handle and resolve rollout related issues and; Liaison with Construction /Mast team for proposal and progress of network implementation of electrification of towers.
Reliance Jio is soon expected to announce a new 4G VoLTE feature phone. The feature phone will be the first such device in the country. The phone will come with 4G connectivity and be priced at approximately Rs 1500 in India. Jio has nearly 90 percent subscribers shifted to the Jio Prime base.