IT Infrastructure Lead

We are looking for a capable IT Infrastructure Lead, who enjoys a hands-on technical lead role. This individual will require both deep and wide expertise in the Infrastructure space with experience in managing a small but high throughput technical team.

About us

Genuity Science is a contract genomics and data-sourcing, –analytics and –insights organization headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA with offices in Dublin, Ireland and Reykjavik, Iceland. Genuity partners with global biopharma companies to offer deep end-to-end discovery services aimed at catalyzing precision health and improving the quality of life for patients around the world. Services include population-scale, disease-specific data sourcing, high-quality sequencing, robust statistical analysis and software tools for analyzing large datasets and artificial intelligence (AI). The company operates an advanced CAP genomics laboratory in Dublin, Ireland and is deeply committed to data stewardship and data governance across its global offices

Job purpose

Information and data are at the core of the organisation’s operations. We are looking for a capable IT Infrastructure Lead, who enjoys a hands-on technical lead role. This individual will require both deep and wide expertise in the Infrastructure space with experience in managing a small but high throughput technical team. In this role you will manage and optimise systems on a day to day basis while working on more long-term company objectives to make our systems and Infrastructure more secure by protecting system boundaries, keeping computer systems and network devices fully patched and up-to-date.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Oversee day-to-day operation of IT infrastructure team – 3 engineers over 2 locations
  • Act as Technical Lead for IT Infrastructure Team
  • Liaising with team members, management, and clients to ensure projects are completed to standard.
  • Identify and define system Infrastructure and networking requirements for onsite and cloud systems adhering to best industry practices
  • Determining project requirements and developing work schedules for the team.
  • Delegating tasks and achieving daily, weekly, and monthly goals.
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about system and security incidents
  • Work closely with Security and development teams providing guidance and infrastructure expertise on projects.
  • AWS services, application and network configuration and administration.
  • Working with development teams to ensure AWS oriented application design and implementation.
  • Contribution to and enforcement of technical standards and best practices.
  • Technical investigation and problem resolution for AWS-based solutions.
  • Creating and maintaining technical documentation.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (minimum) or equivalent in Computer Science.
  • AWS Certifications to Professional level.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar IT infrastructure Lead role

Preferred Experience

  • Experience in designing secure networks, systems and application architectures for Enterprise.
  • Experience managing Microsoft AD environments.
  • Experience in managing small high throughput teams
  • Experience in building and maintaining infrastructure teams and technologies
  • Experience in management of technical teams.

Competencies

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently.
  • Team management experience
  • Excellent communication skills including a high standard of written and verbal English
  • Detail oriented and conscientious.
  • Organisation and time management skills are essential.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Self-motivated and proactive with the ability to manage own workload effectively.
  • Must be able to work according to timelines and achieve project deadlines.
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Improving Lives Through Genomics

At Genuity Science, our mission depends on the shared commitment of our people, dedicated to helping us create a new reality for the future of health.

We serve the world’s leading life sciences companies including biotechnology, pharmaceutical companies and medical research centers. Our partners all use insights from genomic data to improve health. Our capabilities include providing access to population-scale patient cohorts for research, next generation sequencing (NGS) labs globally, and a team of the world’s leading genomic analysis and A.I. experts and technologies for organizing, mining and sharing genomic and disease biology data.

Employee Benefits include:

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Stock Options
  • Generous Holiday Policy
  • Income Protection
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Commuter Saver Scheme
  • Healthy Snacks
  • Office Shower Access