Basic Information

Job Category: IT

Location: Hawthorne, New York, United States

Date published: 06-Jun-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Information Technology Specialist
We are currently seeking an Information Technology Specialist to join our team in our Hawthorne, NY 10532 location. 
Who We Are: 
Founded in 2014, Clarapath’s mission is to transform the laboratory space and advance how hospitals provide laboratory care. Our company is strategically backed by one of the largest hospitals in the country, as well as visionary pharmaceutical and academic leaders. In collaboration with our partners, we aim to improve patient care, through our automated processing, analysis, and diagnostics technology.  
From our fully automated, precision sectioning technology to world-class imaging and analysis expertise, our team is building a robotic system that will impact the future of digital pathology.  We offer challenging opportunities to join a uniquely innovative company that straddles the worlds of medical devices, robotics, industrial automation, and technology.
To learn more about us, please visit us at 
About the Role: 
Clarapath is looking for an IT Specialist who is skilled in both systems administration and network administration.  The candidate will be working with a cross-disciplinary team of engineers and will provide support for our current network, recommend and implement upgrades to our network, build out infrastructure to support growth and manage the daily end-to-end IT needs of the enterprise.
We are a rapidly growing business with opportunity for the right candidate to continue advancing their role and responsibilities as the company grows. 
 What you’ll do: 
Core duties and responsibilities include the following:
Act as the primary stakeholder for all IT-related activities of the enterprise
Review functionality and efficiency of systems
Deploy, scale, and maintain IT network infrastructure
Ensure secure and stable server connectivity and testing of network protocols
Anticipate and report the cost of replacing or updating computer items
Manage and maintain all IT / computer hardware
Implement network and hardware security measures
Manage company help desk (hardware / software problems)
Install and update company software and hardware as needed
Identify and eliminate security risks
Build and maintain relationships with outside vendors
Our Perfect Candidate 
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Information Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related fields 
Extensive knowledge of network connectivity, technologies, protocols and security
5+ years of relevant work experience in information technology, specifically network and technical support

Technical Skills: 
Sound understanding of Linux and Windows based computer systems, networks, security, telecommunications, databases and storage systems
Solid working knowledge of all relevant coding languages and security protocols
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Familiarity with cloud infrastructure
Experience with datacenter setup
Familiarity with Docker
DevOps experience preferred 

Required Abilities: 
Strong interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills 
Team oriented
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
Time management skills to prioritize and meet deadlines 
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Flexibility to work in a changing and fast paced environment
Drive, determination, and ability to hit aggressive milestones/deadlines
Company Offers: 
Competitive salary will be commensurate with experience and education. 
Comprehensive benefits package available: (healthcare, vision, dental and life insurances; 401k; PTO and holidays). 
A collaborative and diverse work environment where our teams thrive on solving complex challenges. 
Connections with world class researchers and their laboratories. 
Collaboration with strategic leaders in healthcare and pharmaceutical world. 
A mission driven organization where every team member will be responsible for changing the standards of delivering healthcare. 

Clarapath is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce. Clarapath only accepts resumes from approved agencies that have a valid executed Non-Exclusive Master Staffing Agency Agreement with our company. Clarapath is not responsible for any fees or claims related to receipt of unsolicited resumes.