The Luxembourg Institute of Health is a public research organisation at the forefront of biomedical sciences.
With its strong expertise in population health, oncology, infection and immunity as well as storage and handling of biological samples, its research activities impact on people’s health.
At the Luxembourg Institute of Health, devoted scientists investigate disease mechanisms to develop new diagnostics, innovative therapies and effective tools to implement personalised medicine.
The institution is the first supplier of public health information in Luxembourg, a strong cooperation partner in local and international projects and an attractive training place for ambitious early-stage researchers.
To assist our IT Unit in its day to day activities, we are currently looking for a : IT Network & Security Administrator Permanent contract, full-
time, entry date : immediately The IT Network & Security Administrator assists the IT Manager in ensuring the performance and high availability of LIH’s IT network and infrastructure.
He / She will provide support in the effective provisioning, installation / configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems software and hardware and related infrastructure and also suggest better IT solutions in order to help internal clients (Administrative and Technical Services or heads of research projects) implement their objectives.
designing router administration, including interface configuration and routing protocols.
Secure network by developing network access, monitoring, control, and evaluation; maintaining documentation.
Develop internal procedures validated by the IT Manager (architecture design, technical documentation, operating modes, etc.).
Install, assemble, configure, manage and maintain LIH systems software, hardware and related infrastructure.
planning and executing the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of equipment; defining network policies and procedures.
Participate in projects and teams as assigned by the IT Manager and perform associated tasks.
escalating problems to vendor.
Communicate efficiently with the IT Admin team, and IT Helpdesk team (need or escalation), and ensure proper change management through communication with users.
Analyze the needs and the restraints related to the IT infrastructures and suggest innovative and relevant solutions to the research units.
Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks.
Identify approaches that provide economies of scale.
Key Skills, Experience and Qualifications Master degree in Information Technology (preferably in networking / security field).
Previous professional experience of at least 5 years in a similar position.
Good organizational and relational skills and analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
Good knowledge of the following : Brands : Palo Alto, Fortigate, F5 (Loadbalancing / Proxy), Cisco, etc.
Concepts : AD / LDAP, Radius, 802.1x, Antispam, Reverse proxy, DNS, SNMP, Cacti, Network Access Control, VPN (IPSec / SSL), IPS / IDS, etc.
Network : DWDM (multiplexing), VLAN, Routing, QoS, Firewalling, Sandboxing, Certificates (PKI), RSTP, WiFi, etc.
Language skills : fluent in French and English (written and oral) General skills : customer service skills, ability to work under pressure, writing skills, disaster planning, troubleshooting skills, learning skills.
Specific skills : network performance tuning, deep network knowledge, network design and implementation, problem solving, strategic planning, multi-
tasking, quality focus, coordination, technical understanding, quick study, technical zeal Certifications are an asset (CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, etc.
Located in Luxembourg, LIH offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic, international and multilingual environment that values personal respect and professional achievement based on the highest intellectual and ethical standards.
The remuneration for this position shall be based on qualification and experience.
Applications including a cover letter and a full curriculum vitae should be sent until the 30th of April 2019 via jobs.lu.
Ref. : VD / ITNSA0319 / SW / ADM IT