1 New Internal Mobility Opportunity (IT-DI)
ARCHIVER technical coordinator
CERN IT will lead a recently approved Horizon 2020 project, called ARCHIVER, that will combine multiple ICT technologies in a hybrid cloud environment spanning on-premise and commercial cloud services to deliver end-to-end archival and preservation services covering the full research lifecycle.
ARCHIVER involves a consortium of 6 partners (CERN, DESY, EMBL, IFAE, Addestino, TRUST-IT), with a budget of approximately 5M euros.
The project, which starts in January 2019, is looking for a technical coordinator to engage with the stakeholders to address the challenges that will evolve throughout the project’s lifetime. This role offers an opportunity to be part of a small project management team working with leading research organisations and commercial cloud service providers to deploy use-cases from high energy physics, life sciences and astronomy.
The skills and experience required for this 3 year full-time role include:
- Familiarity with cloud storage systems
- Knowledge of procurement processes
- Practical experience of software testing methods
- Leadership and project management including:
- Communication (verbal, written and presenting)
- Team management
- Personal organization,
- Risk management
- A lot of energy, a proactive approach, a sense of humour and a thick skin.
Frequent travel within Europe is required. The successful candidate will transfer to EFP section of DI group to become a member of the project management team and report to the project leader, João Fernandes.
Should you be interested in the position, please contact Bob Jones