Shire Senior Technical Consultant in Dublin, Ireland


This position is a key, full-time employment opportunity - a planning, building, and technical role on Baxalta’s Shared Services Operation Run Team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop processes, procedures and cost-effective technical solutions to support and improve systems.

  • Design, implement, and support advanced and diverse technical solutions that address complex business requirements.

  • Research technology solutions to meet business needs.

  • Evaluate and recommend products and systems in key technology areas with focus on Windows operating systems.

  • Identify and implement process improvements in the architecture and/or infrastructure of existing systems.

  • Participate in functional design review across the company.

  • Prepare business requirements, system assessments, project and process assessments, and implementation documentation for technical projects.

  • Establish and manage effective vendor relationships.

  • Regular interactions with customer and/or functional peer group managers.


  • Strong troubleshooting abilities to diagnose and resolve issues on potentially complex Windows deployments.

  • Outstanding presentation, communication, and teamwork skills

  • Ability to collaborate across organizational boundaries to deliver results

  • Experience with software validation/lifecycle in a regulated environment

  • Install and support technical solutions and implementations

  • Minimum 5 years experiences with Administrating: Windows 2003-2012, Windows Clustering, file/print services.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience required, including 5+ years in a technical environment.

  • Experience with the following a plus, but not required: Windows DFS, VMWare 5.x or higher, Citrix XenApp and Xen Desktop, Cisco UCS, IBM x series, EMC Avamar.

Key word search:

Windows Administrator

Windows / Virtualization

Windows 2008 and Administrator , Server Administrator

2008 Administrator


Microsoft Windows

VM Ware


Certifications: MCSA, VCP, NCITP

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.