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IT Infrastructure Architect

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With over 32,000 staff in more than 410 laboratories across 42 countries, Eurofins Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment and pharmaceutical products testing and that it is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for agroscience, genomics and discovery pharmacology and for supporting clinical studies. In addition, Eurofins is one of the significant emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing in Europe and the USA. Following a dynamic growth, Eurofins is now focusing a lot on process excellence and compliance. Hence as a part of an exciting challenge of making its Finance and other processes more efficient, harmonized and close to best in class, Eurofins is currently establishing in Katowice, Poland a near-shore Shared Service Centre (SSC) providing services to European Group Entities.

Grow with us and join our team as:

IT Infrastructure Architect

Location: Katowice

Key objectives:

  • to analyze system requirements;
  • to ensure that systems are effectively integrated with current applications;
  • to ensure that all systems are working at optimal levels;
  • to provide support regarding new technologies and system requirements.

Specific assignments:

  • Architect and design secure, robust, scalable IT Infrastructure platforms to support delivery of IT Services provided by IT Infrastructure. This also includes adoption of reusable technology assets to improve efficiency;
  • Implement life-cycle planning for all in-scope IT Infrastructure components;
  • Define standards and policies for the deployment and operations of all in-scope IT Infrastructure;
  • Prepare vendor engagement documents including RFIs and RFPs;
  • Drive product evaluation and selection of new IT Infrastructure products to meet strategic business initiatives. This may include project activities from proof-of-concepts, production deployment and handover to IT Operations;
  • Provide leadership support and expert hands-on technical support and guidance to the Technical Management teams;
  • Undertaken self and team training and development plans to drive technology certification and currency on new and emerging technologies;
  • Undertake financial planning and budgeting to support the annual budget proces.

Experience and skills:

  • 5+ years of experience as an IT Infrastructure Architect at enterprise level data center with more than 500 servers;
  • Proven experience and understanding of architecture principles across IT Infrastructure platforms, security, data, integration and applications layers;
  • Prior experience in managing vendors including contract negotiation and service level management;
  • Sc. or M.Sc. in Information Technology or similar field;
  • Languages: fluent English, German is beneficiary;
  • Expert skills on following technologies or products/vendors:
  • Cisco, HP, Palo Alto and Juniper;
  • Linux and Windows operating system;
  • VMware Vsphere;

We offer:

  • Very attractive, multicultural and friendly project environment in fast growing international company;
  • Cooperation with highly skilled and professional team of architects, functional and technical experts;
  • Hands-on experience and participation in establishing of IT enterprise architecture;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Possibility to grow and make the next step in your professional career and self-development;
  • Long-term relationship and very attractive and competitive salary package and annual bonus;
  • MyBenefit system;
  • Health insurance.