AFIS Engineer/Technical Lead

Information about the offer
  • Offer ID:
  • Category: Linux
  • Place: Prague , Czech Republic
Requirements
  • Minimal level of education:
  • Minimal experience: Secondary Education

VACANCY DESCRIPTION

As an AFIS Engineer/Technical lead, working individually or as part of a larger team, you will be responsible for all project phases of turnkey software systems based on customer's software solutions in the fields of image processing, biometrics, automated fingerprint identification and document issuance, including:
•verifying system specifications to meet project requirements,
•system configuration,
•performance tuning,
•integration,
•testing,
•documentation,
•troubleshooting,
•deployment,
•System acceptance.

DUTIES

•You will communicate with the project manager and client in order to understand specific system requirements for the assigned biometric and document issuance system project;
•You will identify and select the software and hardware products necessary to meet the project requirements;
•You will design and complete installation and configuration of the selected software and hardware products by integrating solutions, verifying and testing the system functionality and performance against the project requirements;
•You will collaborate with software and hardware developers to perform product customizations for the project as needed;
•You will provide system integration support for the development and troubleshooting of the system;
•You will convert historical biometric and demographic records and ensure they are properly loaded into the new system as required by the project;
•You will deploy the system at the client site and perform system acceptance testing with client;
•You will document the design specifications, installation instructions, and other system related information relevant to the project;
•You will provide system knowledge transfer and training to technical support engineers and client’s system administrators;
•You will monitor the system operations to detect potential problems.
•You will resolve system issues reported by client or escalated by technical support engineers, ensure all reported technical issues are resolved, and escalate any product defects to software and hardware developers as needed.

REQUIREMENTS

•To succeed at this job, you must have experience in Linux and Windows system administration, TCP/IP networking fundamentals, XML, Web services (REST, SOAP), SQL and UNIX and Windows scripting.
•It would be preferred if you have Programming or advanced scripting experience - Java, C, C#, Perl, Python, PowerShell; Network infrastructure administration and AIX, HP/UX, other Unix-style OS experience.
•You must be fluent in English.
•We would like someone to join our team who is open-minded, result driven, with excellent client facing, communication and interpersonal skills.
•You need to have Master's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other computer related fields.
•We are looking for someone mobile for extensive travel abroad mostly within the EMEA region with any number of years of experience in the computer industry.

Salary

Negotiable depending on candidate's seniority