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Position Summary
Vacancy Notice NumberICC/13/GVA/553
Position TitleSystems Administrator (Monitoring)
Position TypeTwo years long-term, renewable
Number of Positions1
Date of Issue10/16/2013
Date of Closing11/27/2013
Annual Salary EstimationUSD 110,250 (net, single rate + post adjustment)
Duty StationGeneva, Switzerland
Organizational Location/UnitInternational Computing Centre (ICC)
Position Description
Purpose of the Position

​The purpose of this post is to administer the Monitoring Infrastructure of the Centre.

Objectives of the Programme
The objectives of the Centre, as stated by its mandate, are to provide information and communication technology (ICT) services (including training) on an inter-organizational basis.
Summary of Assigned Duties

​Under the supervision of the Head, Server Infrastructure Unit, the incumbent will participate in the Administration and Operation of ICC’s Monitoring Infrastructure, and more specifically will:

•   Administer the SCOM infrastructure, ensuring that it is stable, up to date, well designed, properly tuned and properly maintained
•   Extend the current infrastructure and /or implement a new infrastructure
•   Support SCOM users and improve/configure the existing Management Packs
•   Create relevant statistics for both SCOM team and SCOM user services
•   Develop ad-hoc management packs when required
•   Identify and troubleshoot known problems and document solutions
•   Perform required tasks in maintenance windows
•   Provide “stand-by” services on a rotation basis during weekends, holidays and outside of normal working hours
•   Perform other duties as required
Other Information

​•   Technical and/or personality tests may be carried out as part of the selection process 

•   Only short-listed candidates will be contacted 

•   The ICC retains the right not to make any appointment for this vacancy, to make an appointment at a lower grade or to make an appointment with a modified job description or for shorter duration than indicated above 

•   Though you may not be selected for this advertised position, the ICC will keep your application in a roster if your profile is deemed to be of potential interest for the Centre. You may thus be solicited by our HR department to participate in an interview for another position

Recruitment Profile
ICC Global Competencies

​•   Communicating in a credible and effective way: Expresses oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others; listens actively. Produces effective written communications. Ensures that information is shared

•   Knowing and managing yourself: Manages ambiguity and pressure in a self-reflective way. Uses criticism as a development opportunity. Seeks opportunities for continuous learning and professional growth

•   Producing results: Produces and delivers quality results. Is action oriented and committed to achieving outcomes 

•   Fostering integration and teamwork: Develops and promotes effective relationships with colleagues and team members. Deals constructively with conflicts

Functional Knowledge and Skills


•   Knowledge of SCOM (installation, maintenance and operations)
•   Good knowledge of Active Directory, Domain Controllers, Windows systems, Group Policy and SQL servers
•   Good knowledge of SCOM Management Pack development


•   University degree in computer or information science, mathematics or related field
•   SCOM certification
•   MCITP: Enterprise Administrator
•   MCSE 2003 certified
•   Private Cloud with System Center 2012


•   Five years or more of experience in Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
•   Two years or more of dedicated SCOM Administration experience
•   Experience of Monitoring as a Service using SCOM

•   Good experience of scripting in XML, VBscript and PowerShell
•   Linux knowledge
•   SQL knowledge

​•   Expert knowledge of English is required

•   Intermediate knowledge of French is desirable