Jun 16, 2022
Czech Republic

Job Description

Novartis continues to accelerate its growth in the digital space. As part of our continued growth we're hiring an Engineering Manager – Virtualization. Leading the engineering of a private cloud environment hosting more than 20'000 virtual machines all around the globe.

The Engineering manager will design and implement the Novartis private cloud environment (built today on vmware technology) from an infrastructure, security and application infrastructure standpoint, while ensuring we’re at the cutting edge.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Design, implement and maintain security / infrastructure requirements for development / testing environment, design, implement and keep technology stack of relevant products for development, test & production use support.
- Cooperate with application teams on specific infrastructure design supporting business needs while managing infrastructure / application stability, performance, and security.
- Work in close collaboration with Architecture & Operations to integrate new solutions, ensuring timely & cost-effective delivery of solutions required for new projects, and a high integration of components.
- Help to drive architectural improvements & standardization for the infrastructure /security environments.
- Develop and enhance automated processes to release new solutions into the live environment or create reusable & automation frameworks.
- Ensure controls are in place for all configuration items & only authorized changes are made for all assets within enterprise IT environment
- Ensure creation of detailed solution/service design matching high level designs and functional specifications to meet quality and performance requirements & ensure the quality, cost and timelines of feature and product implementations
- Reporting of technical complaints / adverse events / special case scenarios related to Novartis products within 24 hours of receipt

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll need:

- Bachelor degree (or higher) or equivalent in related technical field.
- 5y+ experience with virtualization technologies (VMware preferred)
- VMware technical certification – VCP-DCV
- Knowledge of VMware application / tool portfolio
- Overall datacenter technology knowledge (server / storage / networking / backup)

You’ll receive:

Competitive salary, Annual bonus, Pension scheme, Share scheme, Health insurance, 25 days annual leave, Flexible working arrangements, subsidized dining facilities, Employee recognition scheme, learning and development opportunities.

Why consider Novartis

799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, adventurous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to seek the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

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If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to learn more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis

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Czech Republic
Information Technology
Full Time
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Engineering Manager - Virtualization

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