NKE2. Lead Engineer/IT expert (senior +7 years)

Senior Expert in Africa (1 vacancy)
  • Registration deadline: 2019/07/10
  • Contracting company: Eptisa, Servicios de ingeniería, S.L.
  • Reference: NKE2 - SE4ALL



NKE2. Lead Engineer/IT expert (senior +7 years)


The place of work will be the premise of the African Union in Addis Ababa, short-term missions in Africa , as well as the home-base of the expert


Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL)



Support to AUC for the implementation, coordination and monitoring of the Electricity Harmonization Regulatory Strategy and Action Plan

Overall objective of this mission :

Development of a harmonized electricity market in Africa by supporting the AUC/Department of Infrastructure and Energy (DIE) in implementing and monitoring actions foreseen in the adopted Electricity Harmonization Regulatory Strategy and Action Plan.

Specific Role of this position:

Contribution to the development of the Deliverables under the guidance of the Team Leader.


Total number of working days* 127

Home based wd 17

missions and traveling wd 10

*total nº of working days estimated to be confirmed by EC

** Public holidays and weekends are not considered to be performed unless, prior agreement of the delegation or DEVCO C6 is required prior to the delivery of these days.


End of July (tentative)

Minimum requirements

Qualification and skills

  • University degree with Master or PhD
  • Excellent working knowledge of English

Professional experience:

  • At least five (5) years of experience building IT based information management solutions;
  • technical competence and experience in designing and implementing similar web based solutions;
  • Server administration is a significant advantage;
  • expertise and prior experience in deploying solutions based on web technologies;
  • Ability to mobilize stakeholders to contribute to the technical requirements of the project;
  • Knowledge of AUC and RECs energy sector is an added advantage.

Other skills:

  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of French and/or Portuguese is an advantage

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