Vacancy Details

1043 - ICT Engineer

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 21-Dec-2017
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the School

GEMS New Millennium School, Al Khail, is recognized as a center of learning and excellence, nurturing young minds from Pre-K to Grade 12, allowing them to find and realize their true potential. Our school is privileged to host an ever-expanding multi-cultural community with 35 different nationalities represented. Today, we are recognized as the only CBSE school in the region with an international perspective.

The innovative curriculum features a broad range of subjects, each designed to foster key skills such as communication, problem-solving, enquiry, critical thinking, research & innovation, personal & social awareness and the spirit of enterprise. To further nurture the talent that we know lies within each of our students, we offer a range of 30 different clubs during the extended day programme called PACT – Programme for Appreciation and Cultivation of Talent. In preparing the next-generation of leaders, we offer a structured student-leadership programme. Our graduates are well-prepared for university acceptances through a consistent career guidance programme.
About the Role
The aim of the role is to facilitate and provide IT support to all Administrative and Educational staff.  Facilitate the use of systems/applications Intranet and Internet to all users and insures best practices.
About Your Benefits

You should be able to embrace and encourage the ethos and standards of excellence as defined in the GEMS Core Values. Your responsibilities include :

  • Installing, configuring and maintaining servers, PC’s peripherals, IT tools/equipment, packaged software, antivirus, utilities, software tools and software patches.
  • Ensure all new equipment is functional before it is distributed.
  • Troubleshoot problems arising from hardware, software, application systems, network     infrastructure virus and security related attacks.
  • Set up equipment in offices, classrooms, and labs.  Along with setting up accounts and profiles for all users
  • Respond to emergency call to classrooms for equipment, software and network problems and provide technical support for software projects at school.
  • Coordinate and interact with GEMS-IT for all school matters related to IT policy, systems integration and networking (group wide), IT- infrastructure, purchases, upgrades, warranty, condemnation and replacements, new technology and requirements, technology plan and budget.
  • Initiate effort and energy beyond the typical work day, where the tasks require additional commitment.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.