Professional System Administrator (Scientific & Manufacturing) / ro-796

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2019-07-01 17:00
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For our customer located in Basel/Switzerland we are currently looking for (m/f) a Professional System Administrator (Scientific & Manufacturing)

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

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


For the Manufacturing IT Kaiseraugst Team we are looking for someone to support our MES (PharmaSuite and PMX) as well as our Track and Trace Serialization System (Laetus) on site. S/he will perform the 2nd Level Support for the applications we manage, working following ITIL and CSV guidelines, define, run and document changes within the system. The candidate will be in close collaboration with Business, Quality Assurance, and global IT and will also support running projects. To be prepared for the job an intensive training will be carried out at the beginning of the employment.

General information

  • Preferred start date: 21.01.2019
  • Latest start date: 31.01.2019
  • End date: 31.12.2019
  • Extension: An extension might be possible, but would need to be approved.
  • Work location: Kaiseraugst
  • Workload: 100%
  • Remote/Home Office: There will not be a remote option (100% onsite).
  • Traveling: Not required.
  • Department: FPPG (Pharma Informatics – Manufacturing IT)

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Implementation and validation of systems and IT processes in the manufacturing area
  • 2nd Level Support
  • Support for different projects
  • Once onboard on call support
  • Close collaboration with internal and external partners like Business, Informatics, Engineering, and Suppliers

Must Haves

  • +5 years of experience in the relevant area (similar tasks and activities, e.g. 2nd level support for applications, IT project support, ideally in the manufacturing area)
  • 1-2 years of experience with Application Management
  • Degree in Informatics or Engineering
  • Experience in specifying, configuring, testing and documenting of systems and applications
  • Self-reliant, resilient, flexible and have a high service orientation
  • Good technical understanding with good networked thinking
  • Good communication skills
  • German-speaking mandatory (therefore CVs in German are accepted)
  • SQL/Oracle knowledge

Nice to Haves 

  • +++ Experience in Track and Trace or Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
  • +++ Experience in Pharma production or IT environment (GxP, CSV)
  • +++ English speaking
  • ++ Project Experience
  • + Pharma Experience
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