Serco is a specialist at delivering vital services on behalf of European, National and Local Governments.
Serco Europe employ’s a large workforce in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Germany, Holland, Spain, Italy and the UK.
Our European operations have ca. 2,000 employees delivering critical services to public institutions throughout Europe.
For the EU Commission in Brussels we are looking for a Technology Expert with at least 9 years of relevant work experience.
Nature of the tasks
Provision of expert advice and assistance, technology watch, evaluation studies, architectural considerations, applicable standards, solution patterns and best practices within the ICT infrastructure technology area.
Provision of technical evaluations reports in relation with information systems infrastructure operating and monitoring of infrastructure, systems, servers, services such as application, file and print services
Oversee the administration of the ICT environments in OLAF.
Assistance in the implementation of new software engineering methodology from other units or services of the Commission.
Provision of security studies, security assessments and other specific security matters related to ICT infrastructures
Draft vision documents focused on infrastructure components.
Provision of backup plan, and disaster recovery plans
Risk analysis and defining disaster recovery scenarios
Continuing review of the Information Systems Infrastructure Architectures
Implementation of security standards (ISO20K)
Knowledge and skills
Deep knowledge of virtualisation and cloud architectures on Windows or Linux platforms.
Deep knowledge of Microsoft's or Linux architecture with focus on DevOps and how this can be implemented and managed.
Expert knowledge of backup technologies for all platforms being physical or virtual.
An expert understanding on writing programs and scripts for system monitoring and maintenance.
Deep knowledge of performance monitoring techniques and analysis tools.
Knowledge of machine translation and integration of these tools with in-house developed programs.
Capability to write clear and structured technical documents.
Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, ease of communication.
Education and Experience
Master level or 5 years of higher education. Minimum 9 years of IT professional experience
Any offer of employment is contingent upon you providing documents to verify your identity and employment eligibility, as required by law.
Applicants are reminded that they will be requested to produce such documentation during the recruitment process.
Please contact a member of the recruitment team if you require further details of acceptable types of documentation required for verification of identity and work authorization.
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Full details on application - Relocation assistance provided, if applicable.
Please note that this position is also open to freelancers (independent contractors).