Professional Engineer (Infrastructure) / ro-569

4070 Basel
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2018-09-13 12:05
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For our Swiss customer located in Basel we are currently looking for (m/f) a 2x Professional Engineer (Infrastructure)

  • Type of placement:  12 months, external contract with possible long term extension
  • Company:  major Pharma company in Basel area
  • Salary:  level 2 , please ask us for the exact rate range 

(monthly all in salary levels in CHF,  level1= 5-10k , level2=10-15k,  level3= >15k)


Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that operational work, project related activities and on-call services are performed according to defined KPIs.
  • Provide infrastructure and application management. Support and ensure operational stability and effectiveness of several Applications and Infrastructure platforms.
  • Contribute to the core business and informatics processes and solutions by applying specific knowledge of systems and tools, as well as problem solving skills, to support these processes and solutions
  • Collaborate with end users to identify needs and opportunities for improved data management and delivery
  • Resolve or escalate problems for resolution when appropriate
  • Maintain and develop process and technical knowledge


General information:

  • Start date: 24.09.2018
  • Latest start date: 01.10.2018
  • End date: 20.09.2019 (one year duration)
  • Extension: Not planned for the moment.
  • Work location: Basel, 
  • Workload: 100%
  • Remote/Home Office: Not possible.
  • Travelling: Not required.
  • Department: FPPM (Pharma Informatics, Manufacturing 






  • 5 to 7 years of experience as Engineer in the pharmaceutical industry, as well as in a regulated environment (laboratory or manufacturing experience as 2nd level support)
  • Experience with business processes in the manufacturing or laboratory area
  • Computerized Systems Validation experience with working in projects and in Informatics Service Support and Service Delivery (ideally 2-3 years CSV experience)
  • Previous experience in system installation and maintenance of operating systems, hardware and peripheral devices e.g. bar code scanner, printer etc.
  • Technical experience in manufacturing and laboratory systems (very important)
  • Strong technical skills in different operating systems and platforms
  • Experience in Network Infrastructure
  • Operating systems: Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 ; VMware; Citrix; Windows 7; Windows 10
  • Service oriented attitude, being able to communicate with our customers, also in critical situations
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in German and English (German is a must have, therefore CVs in German are accepted)
  • High social skills, team player
  • ITIL certification and GxP certification
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