Information Technology Analyst

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General Information

Job Posting ID 8726763 Creation Date Mar 20, 2019
Employer Posting No 00031491391 Closing Date Apr 24, 2019
Job Site Address WACO, Texas 76701 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

Cognizant is hiring "Information Technology Analyst for Waco, TX location. Interested candidates who are local and willing to relocate can apply.
Job Title:
Information Technology Analyst
Job Location:
Waco, TX
Mandatory skills:
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field from an accredited college or university and 2-4 years Information Technology experience. Technology experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in a GxP regulated environment is preferred.
Experience with manufacturing systems is preferred (serialization & aggregation methodologies, Zebra & Sato printers, SCADA, SAP).
Preferred technical proficiency in server hardware\software, network and storage technologies, including Windows Server 2008\2012\2016, Windows 7\10 and VMware vSphere Client & vCenter Server.
Strong knowledge of client\server architecture, Active Directory and networking concepts.
Project management experience, including strong organizational and time management skills.
Flexibility to respond to critical system issues and perform infrastructure updates outside normal business hours.
Customer-service focused.
Collaborative\Team oriented.
Maintenance and administration of computer systems in the pharmaceutical industry; including regulatory/audit requirements preferred.
Working in an aseptic manufacturing facility preferred.
Willing to travel (5-10%).
Preferred Skills:
Ability to manage multiple tasks with competing priorities.
Ability to learn new and different technologies to a working depth quickly.
Self-directed, proactive; comfortable in team settings.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Job Roles and Responsibilities
Manages the communications and functional working relationships between Information Technology and other departments within the organization.
Develops technology strategies that outline the upgrade and replacement strategies for the technology area. Participates in relevant business discussions to provide technical input and to facilitate application leverage.
Supports in the design, configuration, integration, implementation and troubleshooting of process control solutions, automation systems, laboratory and manufacturing systems.
Manages implementation projects per established project management methodology on budget and within timelines.
Installing, troubleshooting and supporting server hardware\software in a multi-server, multi-platform environment.
Maintaining all LAN interfaced devices, including but not limited to printers, wireless access points, switches, routers and workstations. (Cisco based)
Mitigating network connectivity issues.
Managing IT Change Control process for all Infrastructure & Software changes.
Assisting with the training of users on business applications such as Microsoft office products, when necessary.
Working seamlessly with other IT groups (Corporate, Outsourced, and Vendors).
Providing overall IT support.

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Supervisory Experience Required No
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor Yes
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

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Job Title Information Technology Analyst
Job Closing Date Apr 24, 2019
Open Until Filled No

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