IT Support Specialist

Application deadline: 
Open until filled
Starting date: 
As soon as possible

Full or Part-time: Part-time (29 hours/week)

The IT Department at Central European University (CEU) invites applications for a part-time (29 hrs) IT Support Specialist position. The IT Support Specialist will work primarily on CEU’s campus in Budapest and occasionally commute to CEU’s campus in Vienna according to a pre-agreed schedule. The contract is for one year.
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Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide high-quality personal, telephone and email support to users experiencing IT issues (problems with hardware, software, networking) in English and Hungarian
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of local IT processes and administrative procedures
  • Administer the life cycle of IT assets
  • Report to the Head of Campus Technology and Support
  • Act as an intermediary / primary contact person between users and IT support
  • Work primarily on CEU’s campus in Budapest and occasionally commute to and work on CEU’s campus in Vienna according to a pre-agreed schedule


  • High school or college degree
  • Good communication skills in Hungarian and English (at least intermediate level)
  • Excellent IT skills (Windows, Office, basic network and hardware skills)
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to work independently when required
  • Client-oriented mentality
  • IT support experience
  • Microsoft Office365-related knowledge is an advantage

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience

Workplace culture
CEU is a dynamic and international academic environment.

How to apply

Applicants need to submit:

  • Resume in Hungarian and English

Please send your complete application package to: - including job code in subject line: 2020/017.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU's mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

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