Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific

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About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $18 billion and more than 55,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.
  • Manage VMware infrastructure including installation, configuration and administration.
  • Manage all backup jobs using NetBackup and Quantum i80 Vault.
  • Perform software installations and upgrades to Windows operating systems and virtualization platform like VMware.
  • Manage Windows 2003/2008 R2-2012 R2 server installation and administration
  • Monitor and tune the systems to achieve optimum level of performance.
  • Perform monthly patching of Windows servers and VMWare hosts
  • Windows 7 and Windows 10 imaging and support
  • This position requires 24 x 7 support for production systems, backup infrastructure and performance of backup and recovery activities
  • Respond to and resolve first tier help desk requests for application support; desktop hardware and software issues, and server maintenance
  • Work with project managers and business owners to determine business requirements for new system capabilities and take responsibility for service delivery aligned with requirements.
  • Maintain inventory of hardware and software
  • Assist with development and maintenance of network documentation. (Network Diagrams, Maps, Statistics, etc.)
  • Comply with company‚Äôs Global IT Policies & Procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Basic Requirements:
  • Backup technology experience with a clear understanding of snapshots, data & systems recovery technologies.
  • Ethernet, Wireless, and TCP/IP configuration and troubleshooting
  • Understanding / experience with SQL. Troubleshoot SQL cluster related issue.
  • Advanced knowledge of NAS best practices for current VMware, and Windows operation systems, Files systems,
  • Demonstrate a desire and proven action in learning new technologies. Stay current on existing ones, pursuing experience and certifications in leading edge or primary technology areas.
  • Excellent team player with strong verbal & written communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks in dynamic and high pressure situations, prioritize them accordingly and react quickly to issues.
Preferred Requirements:
  • Basic experience in managing engineering systems such as PDM, PLM, CAD or SW development tools
  • certifications on MS (MCSA/MCSE) or VMWare (VCA/VCP) technology
  • Self-reliance and proactive work style
Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:
  • Prefer 5+ years in system administration experience
  • Solid technical skills on Microsoft client, server, VMware and NetBackup technologies
  • Willingness to travel to other site as a backup when needed

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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