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Sr. IT Systems Engineer

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Planet Pharma Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 3 months ago


We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to manage our engineering and business systems infrastructure on premises and in public clouds. The technical environment consists of Linux and its variants, Windows, VMWARE, Google and Amazon Cloud, etc. The candidate will manage and support a mix of on-premises and public cloud compute environment consumed by variety of business groups for product development, research and other business functions. This position requires a technically adept individual who can work in teams across global boundaries, applying creative thought to solve complex computing challenges.

Our ideal candidate will have experience as a member of IT Infrastructure team and is at home working across company boundaries to build and maintain a scalable and highly available infrastructure. Good communication abilities and a strong service ethic should complement a hunger for cutting edge technology. We prize your ability to understand the intended functions of our applications, current and future, and satisfy them with a potentially novel architectural design.


  • Ownership for design, Implementation, administration, monitoring and optimization of Windows/Linux and its variants in GCP/AWS environments

  • Troubleshoot and resolve hardware and application issues, networks, file system access, storage, Backups, AD Logins, NFS shared directories, monitoring metrics, and performance analysis. etc.

  • Configure and integrate software development tool chain to support continuous integration including continuous deployment as required.

  • Diagnose, isolate and resolve customer technical support requests and document actions taken

  • Ensure continuous proactive monitoring of GCP, AWS, other computer systems supporting IT, R&D and Sequencing team

  • Analyze, design, code, and test software to meet business and system requirements

  • Adhere to high quality software development standards

  • Document and communicate effectively procedures, configurations, standards, Log collection, Performance analysis, etc.



  • Experience with any 3-4 out of Windows server/ESX vSphere/Linux/SAN/NAS/Public cloud environment is required.

  • Demonstrable experience automating recurring administrative tasks using any scripting tools

  • Experience in supporting tools used for development such as Jenkins, Artifactory, Crucible is a plus.

  • Familiarity with ONE configuration management tool i.e. Cloudformation, Terraform, Salt, Ansible, Chef would be a big plus.

  • Experience with virtualized environments (vSphere a plus) and/or public cloud (AWS or GCP) is preferred.

  • Excellent technical research, troubleshooting, and analytical skills

  • Solid understanding and practical experience of software development life cycles, with emphasis on release engineering functions is a plus

  • Experienced with infrastructure monitoring, system administration and IT Operations process, especially Release Management


  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent education and experience

  • 10+ years of experience supporting an IT infrastructure role supporting OS, storage, virtualization platforms.

  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly.

  • Ability to handle concurrent projects with appropriate priority

  • Ability to work with team members and stakeholders in other geographic locations, across time zones, across cultures

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong collaboration skills

  • Self-driven and ability to work independently and interact with project teams.

  • Demonstrated success handling initiatives of high complexity and risk

  • Works with little/no supervision and some guidance

  • Customer focused with a passion and drive for customer satisfaction and delivering business value

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Work experience in Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology industry (preferred)

Type:Temp/ContractLocation:Santa Clara, CA

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Sr. IT Systems Engineer

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Planet Pharma