AbbVie Campus Compute IT Systems Engineer in CARRIGTWOHILL, Ireland

Description:

AbbVie employees work every day to discover and address many of the world's most pressing health challenges. Our work helps people live better lives. When you have patients depending on your solutions, you look for the best people to be part of the team. We are always looking for talented people to join our team and, when we find them, we make it our business to treat them well.

We are currently sourcing a ( Campus Compute) Information Technology (IT) Systems Engineer to join our team. This role will involve on call support service as part of the position requirements .

Core job Responsibilities

  • Work with vendors, team members, and project managers, business analysts to formulate designs based on Client standards and requirements.
  • Ensure the availability and stability of the server environment.
  • Support the architecture of the server environment by enforcing deployment practices, build procedures, and change management.
  • Install and maintain server hardware, operating systems, and software.
  • Analyses problems, determines cause and initiates corrective action.
  • Perform design tasks and develop components of infrastructure and technical architecture
  • Coordinate with team, managed service providers, and vendors to implement server and storage based solutions
  • Develop test cases and data; execute tests for the infrastructure or technical architecture components
  • Inform the technical architect and project manager of any issues that may affect any other areas of the project
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processe
  • Assist in troubleshooting software application issues. Laboratory PCs
  • Assist network administrator with application installation and testing
  • Assist in managing an outsource relationship for 3rd party Infrastructure Service (Iseries, other legacy server hardware, Operating Systems)
  • Participate in weekly meetings with the other BTS Infrastructure teams to manage open aging incidents and problems
  • Manage enterprise storage and virtualization environment, including, but not limited to EMC Storage Array’s (NS, VNX), VMware, HP All-in-one Storage Server, and EMC DataDomain Disk Libraries
  • Maintains efficient and reliable backup and recovery procedures
  • Performs maintenance activities as needed to keep environments current and secure
  • Monitors and troubleshoots storage, backup, and virtualization infrastructure to ensure optimal performance at all times
  • Support of manufacturing Operations (Process & Lab) Infrastructure workstations (maybe using mfg. operations PCs could be used) and liaise with Plant personnel providing guidance on best infrastructure practices
  • Ensure Data Integrity/Compliance standards of GxP Infrastructure (Servers and PCs) are maintained

Qualifications:

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Degree in relevant IT course - Computer Engineering, Information Technology or Computer Science

  • 5 years relevant industry experience

  • Prior experience in the pharma industry preferred

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge in:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 – 2012 R2 administration

  • Microsoft Active Directory

  • Microsoft administration

  • VMWare VSphere administration

  • Enterprise monitoring & alerting

  • Monthly patching and hot fix processes

  • Backup, restore, and data recovery processes

  • Change, Incident, Problem and Release Management

  • Infrastructure Lifecycle Management

  • Disaster Recovery planning and testing

  • Citrix Xenapp, EMC Vnx Storage Administrator, AVAMAR Backup Tool, EMC DataDomain

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 – 2012 R2 administration

  • Microsoft Active Directory

  • Microsoft administration

  • VMWare VSphere administration

  • Enterprise monitoring & alerting

  • Monthly patching and hot fix processes

  • Backup, restore, and data recovery processes

  • Change, Incident, Problem and Release Management

  • Infrastructure Lifecycle Management

  • Disaster Recovery planning and testing

  • Citrix Xenapp

  • EMC Vnx Storage Administrator

  • AVAMAR Backup Tool

  • EMC DataDomain

Job Classification: Experienced
Job: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Primary Location: Ireland-Munster-CARRIGTWOHILL
Organization: Headquarters
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 1706226