|Duty Station:||Vienna, Austria|
|Issue Date:||28 June 2012|
|Application Deadline:||8 August 2012|
|Type/Duration of Appointment:||Fixed term, 3 years (subject to a probationary period of 1 year)|
|The Division of Information Technology provides support to the IAEA in the field of ICT (information and communication technology), including information systems for technical programmes and management. It is responsible for planning, developing and implementing an ICT strategy, for setting and enforcing common ICT standards throughout the Secretariat and for managing central ICT services.|
The IAEA's ICT infrastructure comprises state-of-the art hardware and software platforms in a partially decentralized environment. The Division has implemented an IT service management model based on ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library) and Prince2 (Projects in Controlled Environment) best practices.
The Infrastructure Services Section (ISS) is responsible for administering the central IT servers, providing secured services and managing the data centre. The platforms include 250 Microsoft Windows servers, 120 Linux servers, 6 SANs, appliances and 1 mainframe, serving about 2500 users.
|As a member of a team reporting to the Unit Head, the IT Systems Engineer provides project and service management in the server, storage and data centre environment.|
|The IT Systems Engineer is (a) a project manager, (b) an operations system administrator and (c) aproject team member.|
|The IT Systems Engineer works closely with other members of project and operations teams to plan and implement projects and to resolve problems. The incumbent also interacts with other staff in the Division, especially from the IT Service Desk, with IT systems and service users in the IAEA, and with technical staff from other organizational units and vendor companies to provide incident management and to support cross-cutting projects and processes.|
Functions / Key Results Expected
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Education, Experience and Language Skills
|The IAEA offers an attractive remuneration package including a tax-free annual net base salary starting at US $56 091 (subject to mandatory deductions for pension contributions and health insurance), a variable post adjustment which currently amounts to US $28 326*, dependency benefits, rental subsidy, education grant, relocation and repatriation expenses; 6 weeks' annual vacation, home leave,pension plan and health insurance. |
How to apply to the IAEA
Complete an Online Application
* Subject to change without notice
|Applications from qualified women and candidates from developing countries are encouraged|
Applicants should be aware that IAEA staff members are international civil servants and may not accept instructions from any other authority. Staff members may be assigned to any location. The IAEA retains the discretion not to make any appointment to this vacancy, to make an appointment at a lower grade or with a different contract type, or to make an appointment with a modified job description or for shorter duration than indicated above. Testing may be part of the recruitment process.