Technology Expert – Ipsra,Itay


We are looking for a Technology Expert for one of our client based in Italy


Belgium – International Organisations


The IT tasks to be carried out include:

  • Provision of expert advice and assistance, technology watch, evaluation studies,architectural considerations, applicable standards, solution patterns and best practicesi a specific area of ICT infrastructure technology (e.g. database managementsystems, web content management, business process management and rule executionengines, application life cycle management, etc.)
  • Assistance in the implementation of a software engineering methodology, concerning;LCA-based software and tools (including development and testing of dedicated tools);
  • Provision of quality plans, quality assessments, quality control tests (especiallyconcerning available LCA datasets)
  • Elaboration of functional and non-functional requirements and business case analysisrelated to the area of expertise
  • Provision of technical evaluations and audit reports in relation with informationsystems infrastructure

Non-IT Tasks include:

  • Capability to write clear and structured technical documents.
  • Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, very good communication skills
  • Capability of working in an international/multicultural environment


To perform the tasks described above we request a Technology Expert up to Level 3.

General expertise

  • Expertise in collecting data for, and modelling of, life cycle and circular economyaspects of chemicals, materials and products.
  • Proved capability to write clear and structured technical documents and presentationsin English (including relevant publications).
  • Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings and of working in team in aninternational/multicultural environment.

Specific expertise required:

  • High proficiency in the modelling of LCA and use of most common software and toolsfor LCA (experience in the use of several software, as Simapro, Gabi and OpenLCArepresents an added value);
  • Experience in developing LCA datasets and models for key materials, technologies andproducts (as for chemicals, different energy related products, packaging, etc.) based onon-field and online/database data collection;
  • Proficiency in the use of LCA databases and development of new LCA datasets (in line with EU recommendations for EF datasets);
  • Solid expertise in the modelling of circular economy aspects of complex products;
  • Excellent and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office package (especially excel);


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