Computing Engineer (ERP Specialist)

£80223.12-114553.32 per annum
05 May 2017
23 May 2017
CERN European Organization for Nuclear Research
Contract Type
Full Time
Computing Engineer (ERP specialist) in the Finance and Administrative Processes Department (FAP), Administrative Information Systems Group (AIS).


As an ERP Specialist, you will work in the Finance and Procurement section which supports and develops our Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems for CERN's Finance, Purchasing, and Logistics services.

Qualification required

Master's degree in the field of computer engineering, or equivalent.

Experience and competencies

The technical competencies required for this post are:

  • Programming/Software development: application development.
  • Application support: support for the ERP users.
  • Database/Repository design: when extending/customizing our current applications.
  • Technical advice and guidance: working with business specialists and Computing Engineers in the selection/evaluation of technical solutions.

  • The language competencies required are:

  • Spoken and written English or French: ability to understand and speak the other language in professional contexts. Ability to draw-up technical specifications and/or scientific reports and to make oral presentations in at least one of the two languages.

  • Eligibility conditions

    Employing a diverse and international workforce is a CERN core value and central to our success. We welcome applications from all Member States irrespective of gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or personal situation.

    This vacancy will be filled as soon as possible, and applications should normally reach us no later than 23.05.2017.

    By applying here, you allow CERN to consider your application for any position it considers relevant with respect to your profile. Please ensure you update your profile regularly with any relevant information and that you inform the recruitment service if you wish your file to be removed from the database.

    Note on Employment Conditions

    We offer a limited-duration contract for a period of 5 years. Limited-duration contracts shall terminate by default on their date of expiry.
    Subject to certain conditions, holders of limited-duration contracts may apply for an indefinite position.

    This function requires:

  • Work during nights, Sundays and official holidays, when required by the needs of the Organization.