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POSITION

Specialist, Information Technology

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New β Innovation Ltd. (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

 

Reporting to the Assistant Manager, the incumbent will take on a range of responsibilities related to Networking and Infrastructure. The incumbent will ensure that the company networks operate efficiently and without issues, monitor network performance and assist the Assistant Manager in maintaining the IT Infrastructure.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Troubleshoot desktop and printer hardware and software issues; resolve issues to the end user's satisfaction
  • Install, configure, and test all new workstations, thin client PC, peripheral equipment, and software
  • Undertake scheduled maintenance and troubleshoot LAN/WAN and connectivity issues and escalate issues when necessary
  • Adhere to Computer System Validation (CSV) process requirements, including incident management and change management procedures
  • Write and Revise required Standard Operating Procedures, diagrams for system infrastructure
  • Evaluate and prepare action plan for various system maintenance and implementations of system change
  • Keep up-to-date with new technology changes in IT industry
  • Follow project timelines based on project deliverables and ongoing assignments
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Diploma or a Degree in IT related field or formal training on Network Administration or a combination of education and experience
  • Experience with Active Directory, LAN, WAN, PC, Microsoft Exchange Server and system operational support
  • Experience with installing, configuring and troubleshooting hardware and software with various Windows platforms
  • Knowledge and experience in firewall, layer 2 / 3 network switch administration and management, server load balancing, data communications, TCP/IP, network support services (such as Network Time Protocol services, DNS, user authentication systems, logging systems, IDS systems, anti-virus systems, etc.), applications monitoring and diagnostics using tools such as Cacti, Nagios, or Splunk
  • Knowledge and experience in VoIP telephone system, virtualization technology in VMware is an asset
  • Professional certification in related field is considered an asset (such as VCP6, CCNA, MTA, MCSA, MCSE, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Good analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong work ethic, time management, and organization skills

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

 

 


Posted: June 11, 2019
Closes: August 10, 2019