IT Lab Administrator

Job Category:
LAN/WAN Network Engineer, Technical Support - L 1, 2,3
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
1-5 Years
East Ireland, South Ireland
€150 to €400 per day
Salary Description:
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itContracting – an eir evo company
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IT Lab Administrator
Job Type:   Contract or Permanent
Location:   Onsite with our client in Waterford
Supporting the Lab and Location Instrument interfacing activities and projects at our clients Waterford site.
As part of the implementation project, various lab equipment needs to be interfaced with the business application, either based on scripted file-parsing, or via any means of networked interfacing (e.g. RS232 conversion via Moxa convertor to IP-based communication).
Required expertise:

- Microsoft operating systems knowledge (Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10 and Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016)
- Networking essentials, TCP/IP, VLAN concept, firewall and remote administration
- Active Directory
- Scripting knowledge (DOS command line, VBscript, PowerShell, etc.)
- Knowledge of lab instrumentation, such as balances, pH meters, HPLCs, etc…, more specifically experience with network connectivity of these instruments.
- Knowledge of serial-to-IP convertors (Moxa, Lantronix, etc.) and knowledge of and experience with peripheral equipment in general.
- Documentation skills: being able to write detailed specifications.
- Flexible, service-oriented, good communication skills
- Be able to work independently, and well organized.
- Having worked previously in or for a pharmaceutical company within a lab area is a plus.
- Prior experience with GMP, GAMP5 and CFR21Part11 are a plus.

Work package - The work package will consist of:

- Interface implementation, based on pre-defined standards, of laboratory equipment with the integration Gateway and/or on-site file server.
- Researching and documenting Moxa convertor configuration settings (dependent on the lab instrument specifics) and executing the implementation.
- Scripting file transfer from laboratory equipment to file server, including document parsing where needed.
- Configuring lab workstations (Windows 7, Windows 10)
- Determining and requesting firewall rules (port, protocol) that are required to allow communication of the lab equipment with the integration gateway
- Providing detailed documentation for both the Moxa convertor settings, file transfer specifics, as well as the actual implementation of the interfacing for each laboratory instrument.
- Collaborating and communicate with corporate colleagues, as well as frequent contacts and meetings with site MSAT SME’s.

Candidates must be eligible to work full time and long term in Ireland or currently hold a valid appropriate long term work Visa to apply.
If you are interested in applying for this role, please do so via the relevant link. If you would like to discuss this role in confidence, please contact Chris Byrne in itContracting directly.
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Ref: ITC4278

Contact Details:
itContracting – an eir evo company
Tel: 00353878587672
Contact: Chris Byrne

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