- Location france,
- Industry for the position European Union
- Company Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση
Applicants are invited to apply for the above-mentioned post at the European Union Agency for the Operational Management of Large-Scale IT Systems in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (hereinafter referred to as “eu-LISA” or “Agency”). eu-LISA was established in 2011 and its revised Regulation entered into force on 11 December 2018.
The seat of eu-LISA is Tallinn, Estonia. Tasks related to the development and operational management of the systems are carried out in Strasbourg, France. eu-LISA also has a backup site is Sankt Johann im Pongau, Austria and a Liaison Office in Brussels, Belgium.
eu-LISA is responsible for the long-term operational management of the European Asylum Dactyloscopy Database (Eurodac), the second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II) and the Visa Information System (VIS).
These systems are essential for the normal functioning of the Schengen Area, for the efficient management of its external borders as well as for the implementation of common EU asylum and visa policies. With a view to further improving the management of the external borders, and in particular, to verify compliance with the provisions on the authorised period of stay on the territory of the Member States, the European Entry/Exit System (EES)7 is being developed by the Agency. As of 9 October 2018, the Agency is entrusted with the development and operational management of the European Travel Authorization and Information System (ETIAS). As of 11 June 2019, the Agency has also been entrusted with the centralised system for the identification of Member States holding conviction information on third country nationals and stateless persons (TCN) to supplement and support the European Criminal Records System (ECRIS), and the development of interoperability solutions between large-scale IT systems.