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Juan Jesus Rodriguez

Juan Jesus Rodriguez

CHIEF SCHENGEN AREA AND SECURITY APPLICATIONS

DEPUTY-DIRECTORATE OF COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS FOR SECURITY IN THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF INTERIOR

Spain

Mr. Juan Jesus Rodriguez works for the Deputy-Directorate of Communication and Information Systems for Security of Ministry of Interior.

 

Responsibilities:

– Management and Coordination Development and Maintenance Systems Unit (Maintenance in Working Order) Multidisciplinary unit including civil servants, members of Police Forces and external personnel.

-Management and Coordination of Databases area.

-Management and Coordination of Development area

-Management and Coordination of Quality Assurance Software Unit.

-Coordination with the remaining units on matters relating to its competence.

-Technical Management of Project Managers, among others, Schengen Information System (SIS): SIS II provides information about people not allowed to enter or stay in the Schengen area, in search and arrest for criminal activities, missing persons, especially children or other vulnerable people who need protection. It also collects information of certain goods, such as cars, firearms, boats or identity documents which have been lost, stolen or used to commit a crime or API The system collects identity data of passengers traveling to Spain from outside the Schengen area by air or sea. The data is checked against several databases and broadcasted to airports and intelligence services.