Senior Systems Engineer

GSK Tech Global Centre in Poznan
Online interview
Employment contract
Remote possible
Paid vacation

Project description

We are currently looking to hire a Senior Systems Engineer to be part of a larger team and have advanced technical knowledge and senior expertise to deliver, enhance and maintain the Manufacturing products in their scope. The Senior Systems Engineer is involved in product lifecycle management from activation to BAU support and finally to retirement. They will provide technical consultancy, business analysis, support to system configuration and testing during product delivery as well as support to service design, service transition, system administration and operations, incident and problem management.

Your tasks

  • Leads the development and delivery of platform / product strategy
  • Management of vendor partnerships and relationships with non Tech teams
  • Leads development & delivery of new products / features / fixes / technical solutions
  • Carries out assessment and proposal of technical solutions.
  • Provision of 2nd and 3rd line support for Manufacturing Serialisation Products
  • Identification of opportunities and delivery of solutions to improve products, systems, interfaces, business processes and performance by effectively exploiting technology to provide business value
  • Ensures continuity of business execution through ensuring Manufacturing serialisation Products are:
  • Fit for purpose (e.g. easy to use and reliable) and support the evolving business processes
  • Are cost effective – Total cost of ownership is at an optimal level
  • Meets an agreed Risk Profile (e.g. aging of technologies, controlled regarding regulated applications, aligned with business continuity).
  • Leads in troubleshooting on applications across multiple technology domains, products, business areas and technical teams
  • Manages operational issues across site(s) or node(s) in the Supply Chain
  • Management of Site product instance monitoring & backlog requests (demand profile)
  • Drives service optimisation
  • Leads Site product instance configuration and deployment, enable continuous deployments and improvements
  • Creating project documentation and knowledge base articles
  • Provide demonstrations and Training to team members & users

Who we're looking for?

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science/Computer Systems/Information systems/Engineering or similar discipline
  • 8 years in IT role such as Technical Development & Support, IT Project Management, IT Systems Consulting and Business Analysis.
  • Experience in client server and web enabled applications. Ability to interact with server, database and network management teams to request enabling services for the platforms / technologies in their domain
  • Ability to perform basic administrative tasks on servers. Basic knowledge of MS Remote Desktop services (and Citrix equivalent)
  • Knowledge of the most common Database Management Systems and basic level of creating SQL queries
  • Proven experience in Product Life Cycle Management
  • Has the ability to make relevant technical decisions, initiating actions to resolve operational issues
  • Knowledge of systems/software development methodologies & ability to select appropriate one to meet objectives
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Good communications and networking skills
  • Experience with leading & team Coordination
  • Experience dealing with business end users / customers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • If you have the following skills and experience, it would be a plus:
  • Post-graduate studies in Computer Science/Computer Systems, Engineering, Business Management, Software Development, Project/Product Management
  • ITIL, SCRUM and other Agile methodologies, Project Management certificates
  • Experience of manufacturing packaging & warehouse processes
  • Serialisation or similar solutions
  • Stakeholder management
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exposure to GxP relevant processes and documentation
  • Familiar with manufacturing solutions and processes

How we manage our projects?
Scrum, Agile, Kanban
Who makes architectural decisions?
Team and tech leads
Who makes technology stack decisions?
Project management software
JIRA, Microsoft Teams, Azure Devops
How we code?
Version control
Style guide
Code review
Static code analysis
Code metrics
Knowledge database
How we test?
Unit tests
Integration tests
System tests
Performance tests
Manual testing
Test automation
Additional monitor
Personal container
Operating system
Work environment
Tech supervisor
Open space
Flexible working hours
  • Healthcare package
  • Healthcare package for families
Leisure package
  • Leisure package
  • Hot beverages
  • Fruits
  • Snacks
  • Trainings
  • Car parking
  • Bicycle parking
  • Chill room
  • Integration events
  • work up to 80% of your working time per month remotely
  • flexible working hours
  • work part-time or have a long weekend thanks to Short Friday

Our company

GSK Tech Global Centre in Poznan

Poznań 750
Tech skills
  • Node.js
  • JavaScript
  • Java
  • Python
  • Groovy
  • C#
  • .NET
  • LIMS Basic
  • ASP.NET Core

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