At MUSA our mission is to help our clients bring breakthrough therapies to patients in need by leveraging technology. We offer 100% company paid for medical (zero deductible), dental, and vision coverage, 401K with company match, a suite of company provided insurances, and many more benefits. We look forward to hearing from you!

MUSA is currently looking for a Service Desk Engineer to join our growing team in San Ramon, California and Waltham, Massachusetts. Our ideal candidate will have a desire to learn and expand their technical knowledge through working with our customers and our senior technical resources. The successful candidate will enjoy and have experience supporting systems and users via phone and email. Strong organizational and communication skills are required while attention to detail and the ability to follow defined processes are central to being successful in the role.

Candidates should have hands-on experience across a broad range of technologies including:

  • Familiarity with working from a ticketing system as part of a larger team supporting many clients.
  • Understanding of how to deliver quality service while adhering to service level agreements (SLAs) and ITIL processes.
  • Strong knowledge of delivering support in a mixed Microsoft and Apple environment including support of Windows 7 / 10, OS X, and the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Proven troubleshooting methodology and a desire to solve challenges.
  • Strong writing skills and the ability to develop and improve knowledge base articles and processes.
  • Basic working knowledge of Active Directory, DNS and DHCP.
  • Basic understanding of networking principals (IP addressing, subnets, routing, switching).
  • Working knowledge of antivirus, backups, and virtualization.

Qualified candidates will likely have one to three years of recent IT experience (end-user support and help desk experience) working with a variety of technologies. We require resourceful team members with exceptional problem solving and documentation skills.

This position requires someone who has a strong desire to learn from our existing engineering team while being self-motivated to deliver exemplary service and find their own solutions to the problems we need to solve for our customers.

Additional key skills and qualities:

  • Must have one to three years of IT experience, preferably in a technical field (industry certifications a plus)
  • Must be intelligent, inquisitive, confident and energetic
  • Must be able to encounter unfamiliar technologies, applications and situations, figure them out, and provide solutions that match both our clients’ and our company’s needs
  • Must be organized, dependable and detail-oriented
  • Must be able to meet deadlines and SLAs in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in the Life Sciences industry preferred but not required

Job Type: Full-time


  • Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan (401K)
  • Paid Time Off