ICT Systems Engineers (VN18 19)

  • Company: EUMETSAT
  • Job Location: Darmstadt - Germany
  • Date: April 16, 2018 14:09
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: medior
  • Job Functions:

    Engineering, Information Technology, Science

Job summary

We need your IT expertise to ensure that we supply a reliable and stable service to our organisation and its users, now and in the future
To learn more and apply online, please visit https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int - reference VN18 19.

Job description

Bringing together the resources of 30 member states, EUMETSAT observes the atmosphere, ocean, and land surfaces from space using a system of satellites 365 days a year. Our data is vital for weather forecasts that help to protect lives and property, as well as monitoring the environment and our changing climate.  We need 2 ICT Engineers to manage, maintain and enhance our systems in a rapidly changing environment.

We require Systems Engineers who have experience of VMware hypervisors, VDI, Microsoft Servers and NetApp storage.  You will be able to apply your knowledge to ensure that our ICT services remain available within the organisation and with external computing infrastructures. Experience of a project management methodology (PRINCE2), and having worked in an ITIL or ISO9001 environment would be advantageous. 

You will possess excellent technical knowledge and will deliver efficient and pragmatic solutions, taking into account the requirements EUMETSAT and our partners. You will have a keen eye for continuous improvement opportunities for processes, systems, service and delivery. Building excellent working relationships and collaborating with both internal and external customers is a key aspect of this role. You will be responsible for operating, integrating and upgrading our ICT services so that we can meet the challenge of future missions.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and a great working environment. You must be able to work effectively in English and have a working knowledge of French.

The closing date is 17th May and we expect to hold interviews in the w/c 25th June 2018.

EUMETSAT is committed to providing an equal opportunities work environment for men and women and is seeking to recruit nationals from its Member States. Please see our website for further details.

Job qualifications

You must be a team player, with the ability to collaborate with your colleagues and our international partners.  You must have strong analytical skills, with the ability to convey complex concepts to our user communities.  In this role, you will be able to demonstrate your exceptional organisational skills in a fast-paced operational environment.