12571 - Database IT Assistant

Viterbo, Italy, Italy
IAFES-VT - Impacts on Agriculture, Forests and Ecosystem Services
Mid Level

CMCC Position
Database IT Assistant
Deadline: June 14th 2024

Are you ready to join a dynamic team where your proactiveness and management prowess can translate directly into tangible outcomes in the research field?
We are looking for a young person interested in joining a dynamic environment related to research infrastructure for environmental measurements and climate change. The position includes a specific training phase for activities related to database management and preparation of interfaces and codes for data management.

CMCC Foundation is a cross-cutting scientific research center on climate change and its interactions with the environment, society, the world of business, and policymakers. Our work aims to stimulate sustainable growth, protect the environment, and develop strategies for the adaptation and mitigation of climate change. CMCC's core objective is to conduct cutting-edge science, to train the next generation of scientists at both national and international levels, and to be a beacon for climate modelling.

CMCC pursues fundamental and applied science with utmost scientific integrity, prioritizing data-driven science and providing data, information, and research results that can support informed public debate and decision-making processes. To achieve climate research objectives at the highest international standards, we invest in training all our talents, and strive to create a workplace where everyone can excel.

At CMCC you will find a strong, professional environment. Join an inclusive community that values diversity, where every voice is heard and respected. Help foster a culture of innovation and societal change, where individuals from all backgrounds can thrive and succeed.

To learn more about this opportunity and submit your application, please refer to the following:

The Database Informatics Assistant will report directly to the ICOS activities coordinator and interface with the ICOS ETC working group. He/she will be responsible for day-to-day management of the database, development of new features, and interaction with the dedicated data processing work group.

The Database Informatics Assistant will support the ICOS Ecosystem Thematic Center through:

  • Daily management of the database of measures and metadata
  • Data quality control
  • Developing tools for quality improvement
  • Data distribution control

  • Technical diploma and/or degree in a scientific discipline (e.g., Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Statistics)
  • Knowledge of the Italian language with a minimum level of C1
  • Computer skills and predisposition to work related to the software side of computing
  • Aptitude for teamwork and learning about software procedures in management and scientific applications
Preferential qualifications will be:
  • Experience or knowledge of a programming language (coding)
  • Experience or knowledge of databases (relational or nonrelational databases)
  • Experience or knowledge of web-related technologies
  • Knowledge of the English language

  • Please note that this opportunity will be issued both internally and externally.
  • The position will be at the CMCC office in Viterbo at the University of Tuscia.
  • The contract will be for an initial period of 12 months (renewable) with indicative start between July and September 2024, with a gross amount in the range 20-26K Euro based on qualification and experience.
  • Welfare package, for minimum 12 months contract.
  • Flexible working time as per internal policies.
  • Support during the immigration process, if needed.

Belonging to legally protected categories (ex L. 68/99) will constitute a preferential condition.
Some fiscal benefits could be applied for repatriated workers or foreign researchers/professors, having the requirements defined by Dlgs 147/2015 (for repatriates) or Dl 78/2010 (for foreigners).
CMCC is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status, and other legally protected characteristics. Please omit from your CV any data you or we might consider discriminatory.
This job announcement is an invitation to express interest in the above-mentioned CMCC Position.

Applicants responding to this posting declare that they have read, understood and agreed to the Official Rule for the CMCC Personnel recruitment".

We will keep your information on file for up to 1 year.


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