Systems Analyst - Linux / windows

Smart Staffing Services DBA Smart-Tek - Cambridge, MA (30+ days ago)


Scientific Application Analyst

Location:
Cambridge, MA

Job Description:
Life science laboratories require advanced informatics solutions in order to operate effectively and efficiently. This role would be responsible for supporting researchers in the expert use of these systems. The right candidate would have laboratory experience and a background in supporting scientific applications. This position requires knowledge of, and experience with, Windows OS and Linux, in order to diagnose issues and manage the applications, but does not require day-to-day management (OS provisioning, OS patching, etc.)

Responsibilities:
Provide Level 2-3 support for applications hosted on Windows (required), Linux (required)
Gather requirements from users for enhancements or patches
Install application enhancements
Manage application user lifecycle management
Perform unit testing
Work with software vendors for application troubleshooting
Coordinate with other support teams within the organization
Some off-hours support may be required to install application upgrades or monitor/verify OS patches or upgrades

Job Requirements:
2+ years Windows administration experience
2+ years Linux experience
Good requirements analysis & documentation experience
Problem solving and analytical capabilities; ability to deal with and resolve conflicts
Previous in-lab experience desired
Experience with scientific applications (ELN (major vendors), Pipeline Pilot, Spotfire, Columbus, 4D, Java) desired
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Life Science or Technical field
  • provided by Dice Linux, Windows OS, scientific applications (ELN (major vendors), Pipeline Pilot, Spotfire, Columbus, 4D, Java) desired