System Engineer/Admin

Location: South San Francisco, California Salary: competitive
Sector: Pharma & Biotech Type: Contract

We are currently working with a leading Pharmaceutical client in the bay area in a major integration and decommissioning program of their global infrastructure (North America, South America & Mexico) due for transition at the end of 2019. This is a great opportunity to improve infrastructure for an organization providing life-saving and life enhancing products to improve patients outcomes.

Length: 6 months initial (will be 12 months plus)

Location: South San Francisco

Rate: TBC

Start Date: ASAP

Being part of the global team strong communication is vital as you will be leading the integration for all groups globally, interviewing and requirement gathering from the other teams managing the program and ensuring you have oversight of the other engineering teams. You will have expert knowledge in a range of technologies and be able to find solutions to complex issues that will arise during the transitions.

Main responsibilities:

-Windows Server administration

-Monthly Server Patching (This will require working on a Saturday once we Month)

-Migrating applications from our Okta to PingID

-Some network support - troubleshooting basic network issues

-Data Migrations

-Server Decommissioning

-Other activities that will come up due to our integration

Must haves:

-Ability to problem solve

-Work through ambiguity

-Excellent oral and written communication skills - working cross functionally with other teams is key

-Organized and ability to create clear and concise plans

-Work independently

Key technologies/knowledge:

- Security Single Sign On

- Cloud Experience

- VMWare

- Windows Active Directory

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