Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is hiring a Systems Engineer on a contract basis.
• Looking for a System Administrator to join the Digital Plant team at the innovative North America Capability Center in Tampa
• This role is responsible to ensure the stable operation of the Discoverant Application and Servers including remote direct connect servers and data repositories.
• Key responsibilities include planning, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing server hardware, software, data and other related items with maintaining an Enterprise level configuration of servers at the corporations global network.
o Configure and maintain Discoverant and Third Party Manufacturing Data Repository and Servers, implementing security strategies for user authentication and role-based access, performing server design and capacity planning.
o Design and maintain connectivity to other systems, understanding connectivity options, different network domains and firewall restrictions. Diagnose and solve connectivity issues with other systems such as OSI-PI, Syncade, Oracle, and SQL databases
o Manage software upgrades and patch installations, update and maintain disaster recovery strategy and testing plans.
o Monitor logs and interpret error messages. Proactively troubleshoot application and performance issues before they cause system outages.
o Enforce Enterprise IT data integrity and security principles. Ensures and maintains Discoverant guidelines and consistently follow Enterprise standards and Manufacturing procedures.
o Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field from a 4 year college or 5 years of professional experience
o Minimum 5 years of experience administering and supporting Servers, such as Windows servers or Enterprise level applications.
o Solid understanding of network protocols and active directory. Hands on hardware troubleshooting experience analyzing logs. Good scripting skills, Python or PowerShell.
o Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment, prioritizing and executing multiple projects. Work at a highly motivated level with a sense of urgency and dedication to accomplish tasks.
o Ability to work some off-hours for software upgrades, server migration, and scheduled maintenance activities.
o Strong organization skill and ability to work with minimal supervision
o Previous experience with Discoverant Administration is highly preferred
o Knowledge of qualification and validation requirements in a regulated environment is a plus.
Must Have List:
5 years of experience as a System Engineer in a large enterprise environment.
5 years of experience administering and supporting Servers, such as Windows servers or Enterprise level applications.
3 – 5 years’ experience with the Implementation and administration of EMES Syncade application and SQL databases
3 – 5 years of experience supporting applications in an enterprise environment.
3 – 5 years of experience enforcing enterprise IT data integrity and security principles.
3 – 5 years of Active Directory experience. Hands on hardware troubleshooting experience analyzing logs. Good scripting skills, Python or PowerShell.