Windows System Engineer, Build and Automation

  • Stealth Mode Startup Biotech
  • Newark, CA, USA
  • Jan 07, 2022
Full time Biotech

Job Description

High growth, pre-IPO company in stealth mode

Join a rapidly growing company that is developing ground-breaking genomics technologies that will push the boundaries in the clinical, life sciences research and therapeutic fields. We are well-funded by global top-tier investors, including venture capital firms and growth equity investors. Our team brings together unique and diverse expertise across multiple disciplines, from healthcare and life sciences, to engineering, to technology and software and beyond.  We are a collaborative group of more than 200 employees, including successful entrepreneurs, hardware and software engineers, genomics and biotechnology experts, molecular and computational biologists, software and algorithm experts, and operations and commercial leaders. Play an important role in the development and commercialization of technology and products that will accelerate our understanding of life, biology and disease and transform large industries.

We are looking for a highly motivated Windows Systems Engineer to join our team!

The successful candidate will have solid experience in Windows build automation, application packaging, and Windows server and desktop hardware. As a member of the instrument computing team, you will own the Windows build and deployment process while ensuring strict compliance to our product specs. This position is full-time based in Newark, California.

How You’ll Contribute

  • Build, configure, and deploy Windows hardware, OS, and applications based on product specs and to ensure high level of compliance.
  • Work closely with Engineering and Manufacturing teams to develop application packaging and validation procedures.
  • Automate deployment and configuration changes for scalability and reproducibility.
  • Troubleshoot and repair OS, driver, and hardware issues on instrument computers.
  • Serve as the Windows SME in escalations from field engineers.
  • Create detailed technical documentation for build and deployment procedures.

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in managing Windows 10 systems and applications.
  • Hands-on experience with server and desktop hardware and components.
  • Broad experience with application packaging and OS imaging tools and solutions.
  • Solid knowledge of Windows networking, firewall, security, and SMB protocol.
  • Proficiency in PowerShell, Python, or another scripting language for Windows automation.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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