Vacancy Details

1662 - ICT Engineer

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 25-Jun-2018
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
Cambridge International School – Dubai, is a welcoming British curriculum school, set in a green, spacious campus in the heart of Garhoud, Dubai. We welcome pupils aged 3-10 and 11-18, taking students from pre-school all the way up to A level in Year 13. We offer a high, international standard of education and some of the very best facilities in the city to give our students a great, global education, bursting with opportunity.  
About the Role

You will be responsible for facilitating and providing IT support to all administrative and educational staff. You will ensure best practices for the use of systems, applications, the Intranet portal and the Internet.

Your main responsibilities will include installing, configuring, maintaining and administrating hardware, software and infrastructure equipment in all areas of the school such as offices, classrooms and labs.  You will troubleshoot any problems arising from the IT equipment and respond to emergency calls around the school environment. 

You will be responsible for following company procedures for back-ups, security or restoration of all IT equipment and software. You will maintain a record of the licenses, hardware and passwords. You will also collaborate and interact with IT staff within the School Support Centre and in other GEMS schools where appropriate.


About You

You hold a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or related subject). You will have a minimum of five years experience in a similar position with hands on experience in maintaining ICT Infrastructure.

You will have experience working with a great variety of hardware such as servers, switches, wireless access points, routers, firewalls, PC/Laptop/tablets, whiteboards, video conferencing, etc.

You will have excellent communication and organisational skills.  With meticulous attention to detail, you will enjoy problem solving, will work well under pressure and be able to meet tight deadlines.

About Your Benefits

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About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
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.