ICT Engineer

Posted 10 May 2022
LocationCounty Meath
DisciplineLife Science
Contact NameRonan Brady

Job description

Orion Group Life Sciences are currently recruiting an ICT Engineer on behalf of our Multinational Biopharmaceutical client based in Co. Meath on an initial 11-month contract (with potential to extend).

Role Description:

  • Reporting to the MMDIT ICT Lead, specifically responsible for the ICT systems and related Reporting.
  • This candidate will be required to work closely with the MMDIT teams responsible for the full Automation and IT scope and with vendors / partners with responsibility for delivery of systems.

Role Functions:

  • Ensure timely technical delivery of ICT systems as endorsed by leadership team to meet business objectives.
  • Responsible for regular communication to project leadership & multi-functional team stakeholders.
  • Supporting development of the ICT project execution plan, scope of work for the contract firms or specialists, and provide technical guidance during the execution of their work.
  • Troubleshoot IT infrastructure, systems, and applications issues to support operational startup activities.
  • Liaise with local and global partners & vendors to ensure systems are ready for use on time.
  • Required to comply with Global Policies, Procedures and Guidelines, regulatory requirements and execute current Good manufacturing Practices (cGMP) in the performance of day to day activities and all applicable job functions.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or the Life Sciences.
  • At least 5 years' experience providing ICT information systems solutions.
  • Project delivery and operations support experiences of ICT systems.
  • Working knowledge of some or all the following ICT systems & infrastructure is essential; Cisco network switching & routing, copper & fibre optic cabling, Palo Alto firewalls, HP servers, VMware ESX, ThinManager, thin clients, label printers & audio-visual systems.
  • Experience with process control systems and environments would also be advantageous.
  • Understanding of physical & logical network and infrastructure fundamentals and IT security concepts.
  • Ability to anticipate, evaluate and resolve multiple, simultaneous project issues, delays, and problems in a fast-paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of Pharmaceutical Industry Regulations (cGMP/cGLP, OSHA, EPA/EQB) required.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.