MSD is an innovative, global healthcare leader committed to improving health and well-being in 140 countries around the world. Our product categories include heart and respiratory health, diabetes, infectious diseases, consumer products and women's health. We continue to focus our research on conditions that affect millions of people around the world - diseases like Alzheimer's, Diabetes and Cancer - while further expanding our strengths in areas such as vaccines and biologics. We aspire to be the best healthcare company in the world and are dedicated to providing innovative solutions for tomorrow.
Specialist IT Infrastructure Operations
The IT Infrastructure Operations Specialist requires to support the operation and planning of the IT infrastructure of all four sites of MSD in Switzerland, with a focus on business essential network components in our research and manufacturing areas.
Primary job responsibilities include:
Operates, plans and implements all IT infrastructure consisting of end user IT devices as well as back-office infrastructure
Manages IT Infrastructure projects in Switzerland
Collaborates effectively with local and global IT colleagues
Makes sure to comply with the country regulations as well as global policies and standards pertaining to IT infrastructure.
Through effective communication with the global IT organization, a translation of business needs will be conveyed to allow for a right sized and reliable infrastructure.
Comprises laptops, workstations, servers, smartphones, tablets, switches, routers, security components and telephony throughout all business divisions.
Close cooperation with IT colleagues, as well as the business stakeholders will be required to deliver IT infrastructure capable to support the business needs.
Excellent English and German written and verbal communications skills required
Understanding and effectively communicating across multiple languages and cultures
Strong understanding of the IT service library and the roles & responsibilities attributed to all IT departments wherein MSD operates
Experience working in industrial/lab areas
Understands and is used to work according to the concept of GxP
Has proven Project Management skills
Demonstrates both tactical as strategic thinking and creative problem solving in response to position
Demonstrates an active interest in enhancing current skills and learning new ones
Has a broad knowledge of market standard products
Applies advanced functional or technical knowledge to do his or her job at a high level of accomplishment
Requires good negotiation and presentation skills
Understands characteristics of the current IT environment and actively identifies opportunities for improvement
Shares knowledge and enforces compliance with IT systems development lifecycle
What we offer:
Your role at MSD is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we're counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At MSD, we're inventing for life.
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