CGU

Our vision is to help undergraduates to be socially responsive, efficient members of the future work-force with necessary knowledge, skills and motivation to compete in the job market.

Career Guidance is dedicated to bridge the skill gap among OUSL students and to build well rounded individuals to meet the present day workforce requirements.

    • Enhancement of career development competencies of Open University students by organising career skill development workshops / seminars / personal career mentoring.
    • Counseling on career exploration & planning for prospective students.
    • Career Guidance / Counseling to all students from the first year onwards to focus on their future careers.
    • Counseling with regard to behavioral competencies.
    • To develop a database of online job training opportunities and job placement.
    • Organize career fairs to provide opportunities for prospective employers to meet undergraduates and graduated students.
    • Research to be conducted in assessing strengths and weaknesses of OUSL students who are employed with a view to increase their employability.
    • Facilitation of student welfare activities
    • A stand alone, Zero credit course to be introduced in view of creating a greater sense of professional responsibility, social responsiveness and ethical behavior among students.

The Career Guidance Unit intends to organize several activities in guiding students for gainful employment opportunities based on their abilities, desires and expectations. This is to be achieved by educating under-graduates with necessary knowledge, skills, attitudes and motivation required by prospective employers both in the State and Private sector.
Facilitation of student welfare activities is another component of this unit. Hence students are welcome to channel their welfare activities through this unit to the respective forum in view of achieving optimum benefits out of available resources.

The following activities are lined up for you at the Career Guidance & Student Welfare Unit through out the year.

  • Counselling with regard to behavioral competencies
  • Counselling on career exploration and career planning.
  • Career skill development workshops/ seminars / personal career mentoring on..
  • CV writing.
  • Facing interviews & Aptitude tests.
  • Leadership and Effective communication skills.
  • Team work & Time Management.
  • Professional ethics & Interpersonal relationships.
  • On line job training opportunities & job placement.
  • Facilitation of Inter university Competitions

Phone: 0112881049

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Location: CRC New Building, Ground Floor

Industry Placements / Job opportunities
Job Title Company/Institute Description Qualifications and Requirements
Business Systems Analyst IFS No. of open positions - 20,PERMANENT POSITIONS

 

  • Manufacturing, Field Service Management, Supply Chain Management, Finance, Maintenance, Projects, Service & Asset Management
  • Software Engineer IFS 35 (within the month of Jan’19),PERMANENT POSITIONS

     

  • Java, C#, Angular JS, Strong Java/J2EE, .Net, Oracle, SQL, PL SQL, HTML
  • Software Engineer IFS No. of open positions - 20
  • 1-2 year interns are preferred
  • Software Developer DSI A market leader in the footwear industry and a pioneer establishment in a diversified business conglomerate invite applications from dedicated, qualified self motivated and dynamic individuals for the IT Team.

     

  • A degree/diploma in computer science
  • 2-3 years experience as a software developer (JavaNB6)
  • Experience in PL/SQL.
  • Experience in Crystal report development.
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    Management Trainee DSI A market leader in the footwear industry and a pioneer establishment in a diversified business conglomerate invites applications from dedicated, qualified,self motivated and dynamic individuals for the position

     

  • A Degree in Statistics. Mathematics,Applied Science,Marketing, IT,Finance or Business Management from a recognized University/ Institute
  • Proficiency in MS Office package and Skills in MS Excels is a must
  • Age should be below 25 years.
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    HR Intern D.SAMSON & SONS(PVT)LTD. Bachelor's Degree in Business Management,Human Resources or Qualification of PQHRM at IPM-Partly qualified Age should below 25 years

     

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    Interships OMAK This programe is designed to help you develop your skills in programming, problem analysis, business analysis and other areas while working with an experienced mentor.

     

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      Associate Software Engineer CanangaSoft Limited Our company has a range of diversified software products and selling well in the market for small & medium companies in UK,New-Zealand,Canada.To further strengthen our local presence ,we are looking for self-driven & carrer-oriented individuals to achieve our business goals.

       

      • Completed or working towards a B.S. in IT/Computer Science or related field.

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      Business Analyst- Internship CanangaSoft Limited Our company has a range of diversified software products and selling well in the market for small & medium companies in UK,New-Zealand,Canada.To further strengthen our local presence ,we are looking for self-driven & carrer-oriented individuals to achieve our business goals.

       

      • Completed or working towards a B.S. in IT/Computer Science or related field.
      • Excellent problem-solving skills.

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      System Engineer OMAK We are looking for a System Engineer to help build out, maintain and troubleshoot our rapidly
      expanding product suite. You will be part of a talented team of engineers that demonstrate high
      technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of
      availability, performance and security.

       

      • A degree in IT / Computer Engineering or related field.
      • 2-3 years of experience in system engineering and IT support required.Proven track record of
        success in installation and maintenance of LINUX-based software
      • Experience creating automated scripts and software preferred
      • Willingness to sign confidentiality agreement and protect trade secrets
      • Exceptional networking skills and knowledge
      • Ability to quickly self-learn utilize new technologies

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      Software Engineer.NET OMAK

      We are looking for a Software Engineer who can deliver quality products in timely manner with the
      minimum supervision to achieve customer satisfaction.
      As a Software Engineer you will be working on maintaining our existing products as well as
      implementing new products/features.

      • BS/MS degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
      • 1-3 years proven working experience in software development.
      • Must be expertise at least one of the technologies below.
        C#.Net, ASP.Net, Microsoft SQL Server, Java Script, jQuery
      • Experience in unit testing is a plus point.
      • Solid knowledge of Object Oriented Programming concepts.
      • Knowledge of Design patterns will be a plus point.
      • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process will be an advantage.
      • Experience in TDD and performance related best practices are preferred.
      • Working experience in building APIs will be an advantage.
      • Experience in working with cloud systems will be an advantage.
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      Intern – Mechanical Engineer Brandix Apparel Limited ,Colombo 03. Candidates should be undergraduates with a background of Mechanical Engineering or Energy Engineering. send CV’s to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
      Intern –  Mechanical Engineer Brandix Apparel Solutions Limited – Fast Fashion, Welisara. Candidates should be undergraduates with a background of Mechanical Engineering. send CV’s to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
      Intern – Supply Chain/Logistic Brandix Apparel Solutions Limited – LIDL, Welisara. Candidates should be undergraduates with a background of Supply chain/Logistic. send CV’s to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
      Business Analyst OMAK

      Looking out for solutions focused,
      dynamic Individuals with excellent analytical skills and the
      passion to design world class systems in the RestaurantManagement arena.

      • A completed or partially completed Degree or an equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
      • Excellent communication (specially written) skills with strong command of English.
      • Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
      • Interest in latest technology trends and Programming knowledge will be a plus.
      • Interest and ability in self learning.
      • Ability to work individually and as a part of a team.
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      Software Engineer OMAK

      We are looking for an enthusiastic individual
      who can come up with quick, creative solutions
      for challenges.The candidate will be working
      in a team of developerson various products
      of OMAK. To be successful in this
      role, programmers must demonstrate their knowledge of critical thinking and problem solving. Proficiency with PHP, JavaScript and NodeJS is required.

      • A degree in Computer Science or Software engineering
      • 2-3 years of experience in developing web applications
      • Has worked with front-end frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular JS
      • A sound knowledge and understanding of NoSQL databases and concepts
      • Working knowledge of version control systems such as Git and SVN
      • Ability to quickly self-learn utilize new technologies
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