Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS), an autonomous organization of the Ministry of Railways, is the IT wing of the Indian Railways. CRIS possesses state-of-the-art infrastructure at its Headquarters in New Delhi, and its Regional offices at New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Secunderabad, and Kolkata. CRIS is engaged in the development, implementation and maintenance of many major IT applications of the Indian Railways, including the well-known Passenger Reservation System (PRS), Next Generation E-Ticketing System (NGeT), Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS), Freight Operations Information System (FOIS), e-Procurement System (EPS), Track Management System (TMS), Crew Management System (CMS), Control Office Application (COA) etc.
At CRIS, we offer a comprehensive career growth path. A variety of projects provide our developers with a challenging environment to grow professionally. We provide the opportunity to work on some of the cutting edge software application architectures, designed based on the latest development tools. Our applications are highly scalable and fault tolerant, and are expected to work 24x7 under extremely heavy workloads. We provide to the Railways robust systems in the areas of OLTP, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing, E-commerce, Embedded systems, and Mobile applications. We manage Indian Railways’ IT Infrastructure to pre-defined SLAs and service practices on a number of technology platforms, such as HP-UX, AIX, Linux, Open VMS, and Microsoft Windows, developing software in Java, C, C++, C#, etc. We use both J2EE and .NET frameworks, and work in a range of middleware suites such as WAS, Weblogic, JBoss, Tuxedo, and HP-RTR. The Rational suite of development and testing tools is widely used during our development and implementation projects. Our applications are based on different RDBMSs such as-Oracle, Sybase, and DB2. Network engineers have the opportunity to work on a variety of sophisticated, high-capacity network devices from Juniper, Cisco, HP, etc. and network management and security systems from CA, IBM, Checkpoint, and the like.