IT/Ops Analyst

GenoLogics Life Sciences Software

February 06, 2015

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/13295

Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Job
Company Overview: 

The GenoLogics Philosophy

The GenoLogics philosophy is that to build a great company, you must first and foremost be a great employer. This means creating a workplace that is both inspiring and rewarding – one with shared purpose and meaning. GenoLogics produces more than world-class software; we develop solutions to help advance the early detection, prevention and treatment of diseases such as cancer. To achieve this vision, we’ve created a flat, boundaryless team environment where communication is open and decision-making is transparent. It is the creativity, energy and savvy of our people that enables our success as an organization.

GenoLogics isn’t a job – it’s an experience.

What makes the GenoLogics Experience unique is the opportunity to:

  • Impact the success of a dynamic company
  • Learn and grow through challenging work and diverse professional development
  • Surround yourself with bright, talented people selected for who they are, not only what they can do
Job Summary: 

GenoLogics is looking for a self-motivated individual to help provide IT and Operational support for our entire organization. This person will help maintain internal and cloud based IT resources; maintain and evolve our backup strategy; provision end user workstations, operating systems and applications to company standards; and assist in managing data storage. In addition, the IT/Ops Analyst will assist in automation of our hosted products.  

This position will appeal to someone who would like to apply their experience to evolve and develop our tools and processes. It requires a generalist IT background with an interest in cloud technologies and strong automation skills. A successful track record in a similar position is required and a strong customer service orientation.

Responsibilities

  • Provide support for server, desktop, and laptop computers throughout the organization
  • Help manage our internal and external IT services
  • Contribute to the development of corporate IT standards
  • Provide Dev/Ops Manager with status reporting, highlighting areas of potential risk
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot to resolve end-users’ hardware, software and connectivity problems
  • Maintain an asset inventory management system, planning ahead for asset replacement and retirement
  • Provide support for our remote users located around the globe
  • Develop FAQ sheets and deliver employee IT orientation and training sessions
  • Identify and patch system resources for security 

Requirements

  • Applied administrative experience with Windows, OS X and Linux
  • Network configuration and debugging (TCP/IP, Firewalls, VPN, DNS, WiFi, etc)
  • Knowledge of basic scripting languages (Bash, Perl, Groovy, Python, etc)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Computer Science, MIS, or a related discipline required
  • Experience managing and integrating cloud-based services (SalesForce, Google Apps, Amazon EC2, etc.)
  • Experience with Virtualization (XenServer, VMWare, VirtualBox)
  • Cisco Switch & VoIP knowledge and experience desirable
  • Knowledge of SQL and database concepts a plus
How To Apply: 

GenoLogics offers an attractive total compensation package including benefits and stock options. We thank everyone for their interest in this position; only short-listed applicants will be contacted. A hiring decision will be made as soon as we find the perfect candidate. Interviewing will be ongoing until such time. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@genologics.com.