Senior Systems Engineer - Information Technology

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Date: Dec 2, 2023

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  31206  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential. 

Are you a senior IT professional with a knack for crafting robust, hybrid solutions that seamlessly blend on-premises and cloud technologies? We're on the lookout for a Senior Systems Engineer who can expertly navigate the intricate landscape of hardware design, operating systems, client/server applications, and security protocols. Your proficiency in security applications and Azure is paramount as you'll lead our efforts in fortifying our digital fortress while optimizing performance. If you're ready to drive innovation, shape our technological future, and join a team committed to excellence, we invite you to apply for this multifaceted and dynamic role.



  • Operates independently to support information technology initiatives through the lifecycle of enterprise applications.
  • Works closely with R&D, Information Security, Applications Development, and other Operations teams to support initiatives.
  • Creates documentation that is easily consumed by other technical teams to support deployed solutions.
  • Captures application functions and system requirements in a design document that clearly identifies all aspects which make up the service/application.
  • Provides subject matter expertise and elevated operational support to resolve incidents related to storage, servers, cloud services, and applications.
  • Provides training of pertinent documentation and procedures to other technical teams.
  • Effectively monitor performance and functionality of enterprise class ITS infrastructure and applications.
  • Following Terumo BCT ITIL processes, the position may lead problem investigation teams pulling in necessary resources, documenting analysis, and following through on recommended solutions.
  • Works on an agile team in accordance with Agile project management methodologies to achieve tasks.
  • Ensures all datacenter endpoints are aligned and in compliance with corporate Cybersecurity requirements.
  • Will act as technical lead and systems liaison on ITS projects and other initiatives.
  • Provides technical leadership during incidents (outages), and regular maintenance activities.



  • Shares on-call rotation responsibility with team members for 24-hour problem resolution.





Bachelor’s degree in computer science or, equivalent education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.



Minimum 5 -7 years of experience

  • Deployment and maintenance of enterprise class hardware, Microsoft server operating systems and enterprise applications, services, and protocols within an enterprise (500+ server) environment.
  • Integrations with 3rd party COTS and custom developed applications.
  • Recent experience with cloud services, platforms, and infrastructure.
  • Experience deploying and managing a diverse set of services including Active Directory, Group Policy, SQL management, MS Clustering, F5, IIS, Infoblox, DNS, DHCP, Antivirus, backup and recovery, security applications, etc...
  • Administration of virtualization technology, specifically use and administration of a VMware environment.
  • Familiarity with creating concise, professional, and easily consumable documentation.
  • Experience managing and maintaining cloud applications and resources such as Azure Active Directory (AAD), O365 suite, Exchange in a hybrid environment, enterprise registrations, and Azure foundational resources (subscriptions, resource groups, access control, budgets, etc.).
  • Implementation and management of external SAN and NAS storage arrays (preferably NetApp and Pure).
  • Design, implementation, and management of Windows Active Directory domains, sites, users, groups, policies, replication topology, schema, logons scripts, and profiles.
  • Design, implementation and operation of enterprise backup and recovery.
  • Experience supporting a global environment consisting of regional locations hosting various applications.



  • Analyze complex problems or opportunities, followed by design, and implementation of appropriate solutions. 
  • Ability to maintain operating systems, virtualization solutions, and enterprise-wide software applications.
  • Knowledge to analyze and optimize servers or cloud services for use by applications, databases, and utilities.
  • Familiarity with Windows based servers (2012, 2016, 2019 and 2022) on a global, multi-site LAN/WAN network.
  • Ability to work with team members to commit and deliver on tasks.
  • Working knowledge of network architectures, topology, TCP/IP protocols, security/authentication, and configuration.
  • Knowledge of one or more industry standard scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell, Python, etc.) and the ability to leverage that knowledge in developing customized scripting solutions.
  • Ability to manage DNS configuration on Windows for complex resolution requirements (e.g., split horizon, conditional forwarding, stub domains, etc).
  • Ability to develop and deploy scripts using Azure CLI or PowerShell to automate solutions, run reports, exports, imports and otherwise simplify repetitive systems management tasks.
  • Knowledge and use of relevant client software applications and skills to use them effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.



Preferred Experience

  • Hands on experience with installation and administration of security systems such as Netskope, Deep Instinct, Carbon Black, Delinea suite, and Azure Security.
  • Identification and implementation of system hardening on servers and cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience with incident response methodologies such as NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principals, techniques and protocols.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Microsoft certification preferred.
  • VM Certified Professional certification preferred.
  • Microsoft Azure certification preferred.
  • CISSP certification preferred 



An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.



Typical office environment requirements include reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, walking, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.


Additional Physical Requirements

  • Travel to Terumo BCT global locations as applicable.
  • Must be able to work non-standard hours, including maintenance weekends (on average once per quarter).


Target Pay Range:  $93,300.00 to $116,600.00  -  Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  7.0%


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


  • Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is part of Terumo Group, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
  • In 2019, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies reached $1 billion in revenue.
  • We employ nearly 7,000 associates globally, with global headquarters in Lakewood, CO, U.S., and regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.
  • We manufacture devices, disposable sets and solutions at our facilities in Belgium, India, Japan, Northern Ireland, the U.S. and Vietnam. Our global presence enables us to serve customers in more than 130 countries.
  • Our core values help set our direction, guide our actions and keep us true to our corporate mission of contributing to society through healthcare.
    • Respect – Appreciative of others
    • Integrity – Guided by our mission
    • Care – Empathetic to patients
    • Quality – Committed to excellence
    • Creativity – Striving for innovation
  • We contribute to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), raising $1.3 million USD since 2007.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is committed to providing a safe, healthy and secure working environment. Our Colorado campus locations are tobacco-free workplaces, and we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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