The SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics is an internationally recognized non-profit organization, dedicated to biological and biomedical data science. Its data scientists are passionate about creating knowledge and solving complex questions in many fields, from biodiversity and evolution to medicine. They provide essential databases and software platforms as well as bioinformatics expertise and services to academic, clinical, and industry groups. SIB federates the Swiss bioinformatics community of some 800 scientists, encouraging collaboration and knowledge sharing. The Institute contributes to keeping Switzerland at the forefront of innovation by fostering progress in biological research and enhancing health.

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To reinforce our team in Lausanne, Switzerland, we are seeking an IT Technician.
IT Technician


SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics

Work Location

Lausanne, Switzerland

Employment fraction


Type of contract


Job tasks
This position is located at our main office in Lausanne at the heart of the UNIL-EPFL Campus on the lakeshore. As IT Technician, you will be part of our IT department and work on various aspects of our IT Infrastructure, in particular Microsoft 365 services.You will also assists our users on a daily basis with all Microsoft and Mac-related issues. You will contribute to systems and services administration learning new things every day, it's a fantastic environment to develop yourself.

Main Job tasks:
  • Offer end-user assistance for the various services and apps.
  • Administration of Microsoft 365 (MS365) services: Exchange online, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint online.
  • Help research, recommend, implement solutions supporting end-user requests.
  • Install and configure systems, peripherals, software and networks.
  • Document your work and knowledge.
  • Keep up with Microsoft updates and new features.

Profile requirements
Mandatory skills:
  • 2-4 years of experience with user support
  • Knowledge of Microsoft 365 (tenant, Exchange online, Onedrive, Teams and SharePoint online)
  • Knowledge of Active Directory and/or Azure AD
  • Fluent in French and English
Nice to have:
  • Good command of PowerShell
  • Knowledge of Mac
  • Linux administration
  • Microsoft certification is highly appreciated

How to apply
SIB is committed to ensuring and fostering diversity and equal opportunities in the workplace as well as in the scientific ecosystem. If you are interested in this challenging and highly interesting position, please submit your application including CV and letter of motivation through our online portal by clicking the "Apply" button.