IT Systems Engineer

This is IXICO

One business, one mission: improving brain health through the application of digital technologies.

Established in 2004 and listed as a public company in October 2013, IXICO has established itself as a trusted partner to the global biopharma industry, providing technology-enabled speciality services. Our neuroscience expertise in image data management and analysis provides specialist data analytics services, which are applied on some of the most important clinical trials in neuroscience, providing valuable insights to disease progression and patient safety, enabling our clients to make better informed decisions earlier in the clinical development pathway.

And our people make all this happen. We have a passionate, dedicated team, bringing together the essential skills needed to innovate and develop cutting-edge technologies, provide the support our customers need and enhance our service offering.

As our team continues to grow we are now looking to hire an IT Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator.


  • Provide exceptional customer service in person and remotely (phone, email etc.)
  • Maintain the operations of the company’s desktops/laptops, networking and communications platforms
  • Assure compliance with relevant standards and benchmarks for IT security and reliability
  • Manage user accounts and access levels
  • Proactively identify and flag potential risks and weaknesses of IT systems
  • Support R&D developers, Programme Management Office (PMO), Business Analysts, Operations, Quality/Compliance and others through the provision of an agile and flexible IT infrastructure
  • Participate actively and be reserve Lead in Daily Stand Up meetings
  • Assist in Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity planning.


  • Educated to degree level (B. Sc. In Computer Science or equivalent at 2.1 Honours level) or, alternatively, an exceptional candidate
  • Detailed knowledge and proven commercial experience of Microsoft environments
  • Experience of Laptop/Desktop/Workstation builds and configuration
  • Familiarity with Virtualisation technologies
  • Practical experience of Office365 (or equivalent) and Active Directory
  • Experience with networked printers
  • Familiarity with Networking
  • Experience with Security aspects - Anti-virus, Security updates etc.
  • Excellent communication skills in English language (oral and written); able to converse effectively with colleagues at all levels of the organisation


  • Up to date certifications in Microsoft areas
  • Basic understanding of cloud platforms
  • Some basic familiarity with Linux environments


  • Generous employer pension contribution of 6%
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing up to 28 days with every year at IXICO
  • Various discounts in retail, food & drink and entertainment through our benefit portal
  • Annual salary review and company bonus scheme
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • A very sociable, supportive and highly motivated team
  • A modern working environment and excellent location in the heart of the City of London
  • A company in an industry where your work has an impact every single day

How to Apply

IXICO is working hard to create a representative, inclusive and super-friendly team, because we believe different experiences, perspectives and backgrounds make a better workplace, and ultimately better services.

IXICO doesn’t discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion or belief, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected class.

This is a great opportunity for a proven System Administrator to thrive in an engaging and fast-paced environment, to make a difference on an every day basis. You will be given support to enable you to grow with your challenges, and we pride ourselves to be a sociable and diverse bunch of people, who are all working together on one big mission: Improving brain health. Will you join us?

If you think IXICO should meet you, please send us your CV and covering letter by email to We are looking forward to your application!

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