Computer Information System Assistant

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is the focus of the political process to address Climate Change.
Article 4.1(a) of the Convention requires all Parties to develop, periodically update and publish national inventories greenhouse gases.  The Computer Information Systems Assistant works in a programme providing technical support to developing countries in submitting this information.
The Computer Information Systems Assistant is responsible for the overall database administration. S/he takes part in the development and testing of the national greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories software for non-Annex I Parties, supports the coordination of actions undertaken in the framework of sub-regional projects, meetings and workshops related to the preparation or improvement of national GHG inventories.  In particular, the incumbent is responsible for the technical development and the data management of the TSDC sub-programme database system, and its evolvement, as well as gateway with systems developed by other programmes within the UNFCCC secretariat. 
To see the full vacancy announcement and apply for this position, please refer to VA 09/009/FTS on our website:

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Assoc. Information Network Officer, UN Climate Change secretariat m/w

The Associate Network Officer will be responsible for ensuring smooth functioning of the secretariat Active Directory infrastructure and related services at headquarters and during UNFCCC conferences and workshops. 

Basic requirements:
First university degree in Computer Science, Information System, System Engineering or an equally qualifying field.
At least three (3) years of relevant professional experience in network administration especially in the areas of active directory.
Good knowledge of VMWare or alternative virtualization an asset.
Thorough knowledge of Active Directory with proven track record in working with Microsoft systems and Active directory.   Hands on experience in working with global policies and other active directory services a must. MSCE/MCSA certification an advantage.
Ability to write and speak in English. Good knowledge of another UN Languages or German an asset.

Applications are requested on-line.  Please refer to announcement 09/TA03/IS on the UNFCCC vacancy page.

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