Support Engineer 1

San Rafael, CA 94901

Posted: 08/02/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Clinical & Scientific Job Number: 16173

Bayside Solutions is seeking a Support Engineer 1 to be part of our client’ s team in San Rafael. This is an opportunity to work with the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation in the world and ranks among the world' s 20 leading pharmaceutical corporations.

Our Client’ s culture is highly collaborative, offers an environment that encourages employees to expand their knowledge in order to make a profound impact on patients’ lives. This could explain why their company has been recognized as one of the “ Top Twenty Employers” in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals by Science Careers.

Our Company Bio:  Bayside Solutions was founded in 2001, Bayside was recognized as one of the fastest growing professional staffing companies in Northern California. The numbers tell the story: We have close to a 100% client retention rate, 700% growth in four plus years and over 95% repeat business. Our dedication to building partnership relationships with both our clients and our recruits is the key to our phenomenal success.

You can find additional information on our company website at

Support Engineer 1

Job Benefits:
  • An opportunity to join a patient-focused organization that is driven to develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat life threatening conditions.
  • Work for a company that is local to the bay area and recognized as a leader of innovation.
  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
  • This position is eligible for medical, vision, dental benefits, paid sick time, and 401K.

Summary of Responsibilities:
  • The Support Specialist 1 will mainly provide application-level technical support for systems maintained by the Enterprise Architecture group including validated system environments, with their primary focus being on our Learning Management System (LMS).  Most support will be in the form of 2nd level Helpdesk support for system access.  The candidate will be responsible for administering and maintaining applications, assisting users, and managing escalated service desk tickets. This position will work with and support Business system owners to facilitate application improvements and repairs.
  • The candidate may also be assigned new project work in support of LMS improvements and configurations. The position is best suited for a person who is self-motivated, has worked in a strict change management environment, enjoys working in a team atmosphere, thrives on new challenges and has the ability to make technology solutions work for business challenges presented to IT by its clients.
  • Close tickets as 2nd level support providing access to business applications
  • Participate/Lead projects that include cleanup and reconfiguration of the LMS
  • Business analysis for ongoing LMS projects
  • Demonstrate an ability to maintain systems within a rigorous change control environment
  • Build training items, curricula, user groups, user accounts, and assignments in the LMS.
  • Work with business units to identify and resolve issues impacting business processes
  • Must have a strong understanding of IT Support as a business function (SLA’ s, ITIL practices, etc.)
  • Draft documentation around the preparation, deployment, procedures, and design of IT system environments
  • Maintain solutions in conjunction with business unit owners and cross-functional project teams
  • Work with partners to troubleshoot access issues or other problems
  • Candidate must be a strong team player recognizing personal improvement and awards are best achieved by making those around you successful
  • Work schedule will include ‘ out of normal’ work hours for IT support & monthly maintenance
  • Support of IM owned LMS
  • Other related duties as assigned

Summary of Qualifications:
  • BS in MIS, Computer Sciences, or equivalent education and work experience
  • Experience supporting a Learning Management System
  • Exposure to validated environments, change management, and ability to comply to such regulatory agency requirements
  • Experience with Enterprise-Level Platforms is a plus (e.g. Trackwise, Oracle, Infor CMMS, etc)
  • Experience supporting applications and systems used in a Laboratory setting is a plus
  • Experience supporting ComplianceWire is a major plus
  • Basic understanding of IT systems development life-cycle (SDLC)

Ethan Christenson
Scientific Recruiter

If you are looking for career growth or new opportunities you have come to the right place! Here at Bayside solutions we specialize in relationship based recruiting, we are focused and determined to take your career in the direction you want it to go. I would love to talk to you about your career objectives, sports, traveling, or anything else that interests you. I look forward to getting to know you and where you want to go!
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