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Infrastructure Engineer (R1004036) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

Infrastructure Engineer

UK- Central Team


Join us on our exciting journey!


IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.


Position Summary


The position we are recruiting for sits within IQVIA Real World Insights, which applies healthcare intelligence tools and Real World Insights expertise to deliver deep insights into the realities of healthcare delivery, patient populations, pathway design, the effectiveness of healthcare interventions and products, and value for money. 


Technology is at the very core of our success and the enabler of our ambition to help connect treatment innovation to patient benefits and ultimately broaden the opportunity for individual patients to receive the therapies that are appropriate for them.


We are recruiting an experienced infrastructure engineer who will be part of an expert technical team, responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining critical server infrastructure across multiple European countries.


Principal Accountabilities:


  • Network Management, including VLAN design and management, load balancer and firewall installation, configuration and management.
  • Microsoft Active Directory administration, management and maintenance
  • Configuration, on-site deployment and remote management of server (and connected storage) hardware
  • Patch management for Operating Systems, software, anti-malware and anti-virus software
  • VM setup and management of hyper-visor software
  • Responsible for ongoing capacity management
  • Product Vendor Management including product evaluation, selection, deployment and troubleshooting.
  • Hosting Partner Management including evaluation, selection, deployment, change management and troubleshooting with IaaS and physically hosted data centres.
  • Ensure system availability targets are met through capacity, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, design, implementation and management

Education, Experience & Specialized Knowledge Required:


  • Server Hardware (WinTel and open source), blade servers, associated storage and physical network connectivity
  • Windows & Linux Server Operating Systems
  • Backup and replication software installation, configuration and management skills
  • Anti-virus, anti-malware and security related software management
  • Advanced Microsoft Active Directory administration and management skills
  • ITIL based Operations Management experience and certification
  • Have a clear understanding or Role Based Access Control and securing server infrastructure
  • Excellent hands on knowledge installing, managing and using remote access tools and software clients
  • Comfortable with a varying level of UK and European travel
  • Configuration, management and administration of mobile device management (MDM) software
  • Advanced knowledge and experience installing, configuring and maintaining hyper-visor software such as VMware or Hyper-V

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!


We invite you to join IQVIA™.



Job ID: R1004036