IT Manager Scientific Applications

  • wega
  • Switzerland
  • 14/04/2021
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Main tasks:

  • Identify, install and configure hardware and software solutions
  • Act as single point of contact for end users, and provide first and second level
    support, including application training and guidance
  • Record, diagnose and resolve technical problems
  • Evaluate and test new technologies
  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with end users, internal and external IT specialists and software companies (vendors)
  • Understand scientific workflows and processes and how they integrate into a
    business workflow landscape
  • Ensure effective collection of technical user and system requirements with scientist
    and IT specialists, manage change for new and existing systems and provide high
    quality planning
  • Act as point of contact for building automation and process automation
  • Maintenance of 160 Windows Kiosk clients

Qualification and Experience:

  • University degree in computer science or information technology or an equivalent background
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience, e.g. as IT manager / scientific application manager, support for smart buildings
    or similar role
  • Experience in technical operations, in infrastructure and preferably in laboratory
    computer environments
  • Technical project management skills with experience working across company
  • First knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry in the areas of data historian
    technology (e.g. Osisoft PI), building automation (e.g. BACNet) and access control
  • Experience with agile application development methods such as Scrum
  • Proven experience in working with internal and external suppliers
  • Ability to plan and prioritise workload with methodical approach to tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills in German and English