Biotech Systems Analyst

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Company :
Affinity Executive Search

Location :
Waltham, Massachusetts

Expiry Date :
Thu, 08 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
My client is expanding and seeks an experienced Lab IT Systems Analyst for a full-time role. The ideal candidate will support and partner with Scientists, the Computational team, and Facilities Management to enable the evolution of lab products and improve the user experience.

The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:

* Liaise with stakeholders to understand current lab processes, gather requirements for new equipment and software, identify opportunities for improvement and deliver recommendations
* Install and support lab-based Scientific and IT software application installations and updates
* Deploy new and upgraded hardware, peripherals and accessories
* Gather system requirements for lab equipment and scientific software and execute updates
* Serve as the IT team specialist on lab-based software products
* Coordinate all lab equipment maintenance and upgrades
* Document activities per GxP standards where required and outline workflows that produce data
* Troubleshoot application and system problems and take corrective actions including ongoing maintenance and optimization

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

* BS degree with IT Support experience and exposure to supporting lab environments in biotech
* Advanced technical understanding of MS Windows OS and MS Office
* Basic knowledge of network technologies, IT infrastructure components and technologies virtualization, VDI, VLANs, data protection
* Solid understanding of system lifecycle methodology
* Strong ability to balance and manage priorities of multiple tasks to ensure timely delivery.
* Excellent communication (verbal, written and listening) skills
* Enjoys working in a dynamic role and open to continuous growth and evolution of company and responsibilities
* While the role is mostly remote, this person should reside in the Boston Area