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Events IT & Solution Specialist

Location Zürich, Switzerland
Posted 25/10/2018
Closes 24/11/2018
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function IT, Legal, IT, HR, Finance & Procurement
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

Your duties

  • Responsible for the event set-up activities throughout the FIFA event management IT ecosystem
  • Provide data creation and data updates central services across the Tournament and Events IT ecosystem
  • Consultative business analysis services to gather new business requirements, execute solutions gap analysis, document business processes and support incident management root cause analysis
  • Hands-on support to any related data architecture initiatives (governance models, data warehouse, reporting/analytics) with business data knowledge, data modelling documentation and logical/visual designs
  • Design, build and maintain reports, dashboards and other analytical content using Microsoft products (e.g. PowerBI)
  • Provide power user support to the relevant Tournaments and Events business Departments

Our requirements
  • Experience with Integrated Event Football System (IFES) is a must
  • Experience in data governance, data model and with accreditation systems operations for large events
  • Strong working knowledge of relevant concepts and technologies, including end-user support, digital workspace and collaboration
  • Proficient Knowledge in project management and production (raw data and aggregated content) in regards to print publications as well as electronic outlets (Intra-/Extranet, web)
  • Experience translating business requirements and objectives to be enabled by technology solutions
  • Excellent skills of databases and web tools
  • 5+ years of experience with business application IT support roles
  • BA/BS degree, or equivalent experience, in computer science or engineering
  • Willingness to travel (1-3 competitions per year)
  • Work experience and great interest and knowledge in international football as well as deep understanding of the game itself

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for an international organisation, please click "apply here" and submit your application in English (motivation letter, CV, diplomas and reference letters).


The Fédération Internationale de Football Association is the international governing body of association football, futsal and beach soccer.

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