Cyber ​​experts will be recruited in Indian Army through Territorial Army, application process started

Cyber ​​experts will be recruited in Indian Army through Territorial Army, application process started

Cyber ​​experts will now be recruited in the Indian Army through the Territorial Army (TA). This will help the army to deal with cyber challenges. However, the Army has its own 'Command Cyber ​​Operations Support Wing' (CCOSW). But, in view of the increasing use of information technology, cyber challenges are continuously increasing before the Army. Apart from this, the need is being felt to train the soldiers at lower levels also. According to the official information given by the Army, the recruitment of cyber experts in the Territorial Army has been approved. Trained cyber experts are recruited as officers through the Territorial Army. In recent times, it has opened the way for recruitment of many types of experts. Some time ago, linguists were recruited as officers. Now the application process has been started for the recruitment of IT experts.

trained by the army

In the recruitment done through TA, the appointment is temporary. It depends on the applicant whether he wants to work throughout the year or for a minimum of two months. The minimum post in this is that of Lieutenant. They are given training by the army and their rank is also increased from time to time.

Recruitment will start this year

According to the information given by the Army, applications have been invited for the recruitment of cyber experts. More than four and a half applications have been received so far. The Army said that the appointment of cyber experts as military officers will start from this year itself.

Military officers will be able to become IT experts

With this decision, IT experts will also get a chance to serve the country by wearing the uniform of a military officer. They will be able to serve the country by becoming military officers for a few months in a year while continuing their original work.

need of different experts

Sources associated with the army said that with time the army needs experts from different fields. For example, translators are required during meetings with many countries. For this reason, linguists were given entry through the Territorial Army.

In the past, many doctors used to join the army through the Territorial Army, but at that time there was no need for cyber security. Although today it is the largest area. This is the reason why entry was opened for cyber experts also.

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