Research Systems Analyst

  • Queen Mary University of London
  • London, UK
  • Nov 16, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

About the Role

The post-holder will be expected to support development of the Centre’s networked PC servers and all the online services they provide.  You will be required to maintain optimum configuration and performance of the servers, the supported applications they run and any databases they hold.


About You

Applicants must hold a degree in a relevant subject or have substantial relevant experience.  You must have systems administration experience supporting core business platforms using Microsoft based technologies (AD, ADFS, DNS, DFS, DHCP, IIS, etc) and infrastructure including Citrix and VMware ESXi/vSAN.  Strong knowledge in storage technologies/connectivity is essential. In addition, experience of supporting a Checkpoint Next Gen security firewalls is desirable. You should be well organised, with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. You will have strong communication skills and a friendly, positive, customer service-orientated disposition.


About the Department

Applications are invited for the post of Research Systems Analyst (PC) for the Barts CR-UK Centre.  The Centre comprises of the Barts Cancer Institute and the Centre for Cancer Prevention and is at the forefront of cancer research in the areas of haematological malignancy, pancreatic cancer, women’s cancers and male genitourinary cancers.

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.


The post is based at the Charterhouse Square Campus in London. It is full time (35 hours per week), permanent appointment, with an expected start date of 26/07/2021. The starting salary will be Grade 4, in the range of £34,220 - £40,194 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.


Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to (Mohamed Ali) at or on +44 (0) 020 7882 3547.

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 26th November 2021.

The School of Medicine and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality


Database Development-Administration, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Systems Analysis - IT


£34,220 - £40,194 per annum