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IT Support Specialist - Laboratory Environment

Connexion Systems & Engineering, Inc.
Brisbane, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Official Title: Lab Computing Analyst

Location: Brisbane CA

Duration: 1+ year contract (possible temp-perm)

Pay Rate: $31.97/hr (Flexible)

Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Provides scientific and laboratory services, including multivendor instrument, information technology and validation/compliance services. Implements, monitors and provides technical support of customer laboratory IT environments, typically integrated with instrumentation. Implements customer specified benchtop computing design and processes.


  • Implements, monitors, and provides technical support of customer laboratory IT environments, typically integrated with instrumentation
  • Work in a GxP environment performing user administration, validation, and reviews in QC and manufacturing areas
  • Implements customer specified benchtop computing design and processes
  • Administers and assures connectivity of customer’s Windows based platform
  • Conduct and maintain inventories of client systems
  • Support of the operating system, desktop hardware and peripherals, instrument-controlled software, core desktop applications and imaging of computers
  • Manage On-boarding, retirement, and relocation of equipment
  • Implements Windows based security, including but not limited to: user / group permissions, file / folder permissions, group policies, local security policies, etc.
  • Analyzes, identifies, and implements enhancements, upgrades and/or solutions to improve the overall support of the desktop platform in a timely manner
  • Ensures adherence to client’s corporate policies through periodic reporting and compliance programs
  • Acts as the technical support contact for instrument vendor
  • Repairing and troubleshooting instrument related computers and escalating issues to the client infrastructure teams
  • Provides technical support for new system validations and change management efforts
  • Create and maintain a physical inventory of lab equipment, PC’s, software, and any other information specified by the client
  • Submit weekly Engineer reports to the team lead by COB on the last business day of the week
  • Acts as client Liaison for software/hardware related inquiries
  • Participate in client team meetings
  • Provides support across all company Enterprise practices as required

Critical Skills:

  • Excellent customer service skills complimented by an ability to listen to and interpret client requests.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex technology issues.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to identify, track and complete tasks for multiple projects under prescribed timeframes.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in Computer Science or technology industry experience


  • 2+ years of relevant technical experience including (but not limited to); Windows technologies including Microsoft Office, networking, remote computing, and backup systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with scientific instrumentation
  • Experience in Life Science environment

Other Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position more than 25% of the time
  • The person in this position needs to occasionally move inside and outside labs
  • Frequently operate on instruments, objects, tools, or controls, which will require regularly bending, squatting, stretching, and reaching to perform in a service function.
  • Regularly move or lift up to 25 pounds and occasionally move or lift up to 100 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this position include without limitation, the ability to observe details at close range (within a few feet of the instrument), distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus to perform the essential service functions of this position.
  • Occasionally operates a computer and other office machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer

Connexion Systems & Engineering, Inc.


Brisbane, CA