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Student Assistant IT Team

The Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP) gGmbH is looking for a Student Assistant in our IT Team at its office in Wuppertal, Germany.

Duration:

Up to 19 hours/ week, the position is open from 1st of March 2022

Location:

Wuppertal, Germany

The Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP) is an international nonprofit Think and Do tank that works with businesses, policy makers, partner organisations and civil society towards a good life. A team of currently 65 multi-disciplinary professionals contributes to the worldwide activities of the Centre.

Read more about us: www.cscp.org/about-us

Job Description

The student will support with helpdesk support (mac), maintenance of the network and the client machines (Mac / Linux / Windows), strategic advising on further IT needs / possibilities (e.g. acquiring new hardware, extending network, IT services) and occasionally advising on IT implementation aspects in projects.

We offer a friendly and open work environment with opportunities to develop new IT solutions and approaches. Our aim is to provide progressive, resilient and cost-effective solutions for our team and partners in the face of increasing security and data protection requirements.

Tasks

  • Mac computer maintenance, IT Helpdesk for about 65 people (on-site and remote)
  • Network Administration (TCP/IP, WLAN, Router) in a mixed Mac/Linux/Windows environment
  • Software / Hardware research (e.g. extension of network, data storage, online applications) and advising strategically (e.g. acquiring new hardware or software, other IT needs and possibilities)
  • Setting up and maintaining employee computers
  • Data administration, data recovery
  • Documentation of processes and finding improvement possibilities

Qualification requirements

  • Completed first part of degree (“Grundstudium“ or at least in the 2nd year of your Bachelor study)
  • Good written and spoken English skills are preferred
  • Knowledge of Mac computers
  • Networking Skills (TCP/IP Setup, Port Forwarding, NAT, Firewall configuration)
  • Strong general knowledge and interest in computers (peripherals, hardware, new developments/trends)
  • Knowledge in administrating Linux Servers and generally open-source software and tools
  • Good knowledge of diverse office and communication apps e.g. Zoom, MS Office, MS Teams
  • Knowledge of Adobe Products (Acrobat, InDesign, Photoshop) a plus but not required
  • Knowledge of hypervisors (ESXI) or virtual machines (Virtualbox / VMware) is a plus but not required
  • Knowledge of open source collaboration tools is a plus (seafile, nextcloud, etc.)

Other requirements

  • Teamwork-spirit
  • Independent execution of tasks
  • Previous work experience (e.g. internships, assistant jobs) are advantageous

 

Application Procedure

If you are interested in this position, please send us your complete application (including 1-page letter of motivation in English, your CV, certificates and – if possible – reference(s) to:

 

Contact person: 

Annika Stein
Tel: +49 202 459 58 11
E-Mail: job@cscp.org