IT&S Technical Analyst

The Francis Crick Institute

Contract: Fixed-term (6 months), Full time

Short Introduction/Summary

We are looking for 4 IT&S Technical Analysts who will report to the IT&S End User Compute Manager.

The Crick has required a state-of-the-art IT&S infrastructure to enable world-leading scientific research. The Crick’s IT&S will be science‑focused, flexible, and forward-looking, and it will expedite collaboration within and beyond the Institute. Research at The Crick will be data-intensive, and will involve experimental, theoretical and computational science. IT&S will also support the business and business management systems required to run the Crick Institute

This role will report to the IT&S End User Compute Manager and will be based at the Francis Crick Institute.  The requirement is for keen desktop support staff to work on the End User Device Optimisation project for a period of six months to ensure that the Crick’s desktop estate conforms to a common set of build standards.

The Francis Crick Institute is a biomedical discovery institute dedicated to understanding the fundamental biology underlying health and disease. Its work is helping to understand why disease develops and to translate discoveries into new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, infections, and neurodegenerative diseases.

An independent organisation, its founding partners are the Medical Research Council (MRC), Cancer Research UK, Wellcome, UCL (University College London), Imperial College London and King’s College London.

The Crick was formed in 2015, and in 2016 it moved into a brand new state-of-the-art building in central London which brings together 1500 scientists and support staff working collaboratively across disciplines, making it the biggest biomedical research facility under a single roof in Europe.

The Francis Crick Institute will be world-class with a strong national role. Its distinctive vision for excellence includes commitments to collaboration; to developing emerging talent and exporting it the rest of the UK; to public engagement; and to helping turn discoveries into treatments as quickly as possible to improve lives and strengthen the economy.

The closing date for applications is 02 January 2017 at 23:30 pm.

Please note: all offers of employment are subject to successful security screening and continuous eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.

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