Platform Infrastructure Engineer


Location: Eugene, Oregon

Job Type: Full time


Company Description

For over 20 years, Abcam has been providing tools the scientific community needs to enable faster breakthroughs in critical areas like cancer, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and metabolic disorders.

We believe that to continue making progress, we need to work together in new ways. We need your own unique perspective as well as this of our people to make an always greater impact on the world. This community needs people like you: dedicated, agile and above all audacious so we can truly bring progress forward.

Job Description

Are you looking to work for a company growing 20% year over year? Do you have a passion for IT? If the answer is yes, read on!

Our Digital Workplace team is looking to add a Platform Infrastructure Engineer in our Eugene, OR location. Reporting to the Head of the Digital Infrastructure, this person will be responsible for the IT infrastructure for primarily the West Coast, but also all the US (when needed). You will also work closely with our global team in the EMEA and APAC regions.

The main responsibilities of the role include IT infrastructure consisting of servers, virtualization, cloud and physical environments along with switching, routing, networking, firewalls, and security architecture.

The role includes an understanding of some or many of the following technologies:

  • Windows Server 2012, 2016, 2019, 2022
  • Active Directory (AD) and Azure Active Directory (AAD)
  • Single Sign On (SSO) and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
  • Virtualization (VMware, Hyper-V)
  • Firewall Technologies (Palo-Alto)
  • E-Mail / Messaging (Mimecast)
  • Infrastructure As Code (Terraform, Kubernetes)
  • Backup and Disaster Recovery (Commvault)
  • Endpoint Security (WithSecure, F-Secure)
  • Networking (Dell, Extreme)
  • End Point Management (KACE, INTUNE)
  • Dell VxRail Hyperconverged
  • Cloud Technologies (AZURE, AWS)


You have a bachelors degree in a related field with you a minimum of two years relevant working experience. You are comfortable handling IT requests/issues/questions on your own (after training). You have experience managing servers and have experience with windows and active directory.

You have some working experience (does not have to be completed) with the following certifications:

  • Commvault Certified Professional (CCP)
  • VMware Certification (VCA/VCP)
  • Azure Certification (AZ-900/104)

If this sounds like you and you’d like to be a part of a fast paced, growing business with the vision to become the most influential company and best-loved brand in life sciences please apply now!

Additional Information

We know that when it comes to benefits, no one size fits all. Flexibility and choice matter which is why, in addition to market competitive salaries, we offer you a flexible benefits package which is tailored to your unique needs and support your financial, physical and emotional wellbeing. This includes our award-winning share scheme, 18 weeks fully paid maternity leave, 6 weeks fully paid paternity leave as well as highly flexible working and much more. Besides, your development will be integral to your experience here. You will grow alongside other talented minds, in ways you may often find unexpected.

When people come together, incredible things happen. Here you’ll work in a safe environment where you can be who you truly are. We’ll champion and celebrate your uniqueness throughout your journey with us. This is how we excel at partnering with the scientific community no matter the challenge, ultimately helping solve the world’s most critical diseases. Find out more about Diversity & Inclusion at Abcam.


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