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Sr. Enterprise Systems Engineer - United States  

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Posted on : 21 April 2017

Project Description

Tracking Code
1588-050
Job Description

Bioclinica, Inc. is looking for intelligent, creative and dedicated professionals to join our growing team. We are a company that values technical excellence, teamwork and a commitment to success. We employ cutting edge technology to provide our customers with industry leading solutions and are currently seeking to fill the position of Sr. Enterprise Systems Engineer to work out of our Newark, CA office.

Primary Responsibilities:

Develops enterprise system infrastructure by:

  • Analyzing system requirements
  • Researching available technologies
  • Evaluating existing technologies and services, to make recommendations to meet the IT strategic plan
  • Undertaking complex re-architecture projects requiring specialized knowledge of multiple technologies, services and applications
  • Understanding a high-availability, high-performance environment and perform work to those standards
  • Being accountable for detailed designs based on the committed architecture and standards

Implements enterprise system infrastructure by:

  • Obtaining multiple quotations for computer services and solutions and overseeing the entire process from purchasing to delivery
  • Installing, configuring and maintaining VMware hosts. Windows servers, Network Appliance NAS systems, and all other enterprise class hardware and software
  • Working with multiple consulting resources and project managers to achieve project implementations on time and on budget
  • Committing to and meeting project milestones and costs
  • Being accountable for the implementation of technology/services architectures and standards.
  • Documenting and qualifying all enterprise class system solutions
  • Transitioning the solutions to the appropriate team within Bioclinica

Monitors enterprise system infrastructure by:

  • Working with appropriate resources to ensure all aspects of the high-availability, high-performance environment are properly monitored
  • Performing daily system monitoring using the appropriate tools
  • Verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, and systems
  • Reviewing system logs, application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs

Back-ups and recovers enterprise systems and data by:

  • Designing and implementing an enterprise backup solution
  • Reviewing backup logs and verifying completion of scheduled jobs
  • Enforce backup standards and company best practices in concert with other members of the backup team, system administrators and end users
  • Investigating, analyzing and resolving failing backups

Contributes to departmental communication, cooperation and efficiencies by:

  • Assigning projects among staff taking into consideration staff skill set and workload
  • Evaluating, monitoring and prioritizing workload of staff to ensure projects are on time; affecting change when necessary
  • Mentoring and coaching team members
  • Training team members on new processes and technologies
  • Working with the Bioclinica’s management team to streamline processes

Mentors team members by:

  • Training staff on departmental processes and documentation methods
  • Assisting staff with problem solving and troubleshooting issues

Maintains Quality Service and Departmental Standards by:

  • Reading, understanding and adhering to organizational Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Assisting in establishing and enforcing departmental standards
  • Participating in the modification of company SOPs related to Information Technology Services

Secondary Responsibilities

Contributes to team effort by:

  • Exploring new opportunities to add value to organization and departmental processes
  • Helping others to achieve results
  • Performing other duties as assigned                                                                                  

Maintains Technical Knowledge by

  • Attending and participating in applicable company-sponsored training
  • Maintaining a strong understanding of Industry trends and applicable technology
Required Skills

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or equivalent professional experience required.

Additional skill set:

  • Ability to work in group setting and independently; ability to adjust to changing priorities
  • Excellent attention and orientation toward meticulous work
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Fluent in reading, writing and speaking English
  • Ability to project and maintain a professional and positive attitude
Required Experience

Experience:

  • 7+ years experience in a similar role and/or as a network administrator required
  • Experience working with computer software including Word, Excel and Access preferred
  • Experience working with clinical trials and/or within pharmaceutical environment preferred
  • Working knowledge of the drug development process including knowledge of FDA requirements for Network Infrastructure and Systems Validation preferred
  • Proven problem solving abilities
  • Mentoring and/or supervisory skills a plus
  • Solid OS level knowledge and experience (Windows servers, Linux).
  • Solid understanding of various software such as: MS Windows, MS Exchange, VMWare vSphere, MS IIS, Cisco ASA, Cisco switches, Active Directory and SAN technologies (NetApp and/or EMC) required.
  • Solid working knowledge of network switching, routers, LAN I/P design, VLAN, Voice over I/P a plus.
Job Location
Newark, California, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular