Information Systems Officer for Inspira programme

Hosted Entities OICT
Job categories IT
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5004/16523
Level ICS-10
Department/office NYSC, SDC, Development and Special Initiatives Portfolio
Duty station Bangkok, Thailand
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration 1 Year (renewable subject to funds availability and satisfactory performance)
Application period 03-Oct-2018 to 25-Oct-2018

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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The Office of Information and Communications Technology is responsible for defining strategic direction for ICT to the Secretariat. It provides oversight of ICT programmes, budgets and decision-making to ensure alignment with the Secretariat’s overall ICT strategy. The team consists of more than 300 people operating global data centers and coordinating services provided by more than 4,000 people in UN offices worldwide. The Office is headquartered in New York and sits within the Department of Management.

The Office focuses on strategic, long-term improvements across the Secretariat, through:

  • Enterprise applications (such as Umoja, inspira, Mail, Self Service, Connections and Docs);
  • New technologies and innovation (for example business intelligence, analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and blockchain);
  • Efficient management and development of its global ICT infrastructure (including lease lines and satellite communications);
  • Strengthening information security;
  • Project management frameworks;
  • ICT governance; and
  • Establishment of ICT policies, architecture and standards

UNOPS helps its partners in the United Nations system meet the world’s needs for building peace, recovering from disaster, and creating sustainable development.  UNOPS is known for its ability to implement complex projects in all types of environments around the globe.  In an effort to promote organizational excellence, UNOPS seeks highly qualified individuals for the following position:

Information Systems Officer for Inspira programme

Within delegated authority, the Information Systems Officer for Inspira programm...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Education: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent...

Contract type: Staff Contract level: P3 Contract duration:  One year i...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy is closed.


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