Are you an experienced and communicative ICT Engineer with extensive knowledge of the ICT market? Are you familiar with Enterprise grade ICT products? Octagon Professionals is currently looking for a seasoned ICT Engineer to join the international environment of the European Space Agency in Noordwijk. If you are ready for the next step in your career and you have a passion for the aerospace industry, contact us for more information and apply for this vacancy!
Reporting to the Corporate Business Process Manager, the ICT Engineer is responsible for optimal selection of ICT suppliers and ICT products to ensure the best usage of resources and technology for the Agency.
- Overseeing ICT market trends with focus on IT Infrastructure providers for Computer Hardware, Software and networking products;
- Analysis and assessment if trends in the ICT market, build and maintain relationship with ICT market leaders to understand and report on innovative technology to the management;
- Monitoring the product line up and future product roadmaps of exiting ICT suppliers for the agency;
- Analyze and utilize for the agency the competitive developments of key ICT vendors in market;
- Engage in regular meetings with ICT vendors and suppliers for price negotiations;
- Issue Request for Quotations and Tenders to test the ICT market and select the optimal suppliers for the agency;
- Participate in Tender evaluation to support the board while selection of suppliers.
- Master’s Degree in Information technology;
- At least 4 years of relevant professional working experience with ICT vendors;
- Fluent in English, with excellent written and verbal communication skills;
- Deep knowledge of the ICT market, with specific focus on IT Infrastructure products like PC, Laptops, Servers, Workplace related Software;
- Understanding of Enterprise grade ICT products;
- An aptitude for effective communication and collaboration in an international and challenging environment;
- Proven negotiation skills.
Ready for this new challenge? Apply now and let’s get in touch!
Octagon Professionals International is a full-service recruitment and HR services firm with 30 years of experience in the European and international market. Our large network of professionals across multiple functional areas, and multi-national team provide flexible solutions customized to individual client needs.