IT Administrator M/W


Company description

CorWave is a medical technology startup, developing biomimetic implantable heart pumps with the goal of improving the survival and daily lives of patients with heart failure. The CorWave pump with undulating membrane is a disruptive technology protected by over 50 patents and 20 years of research. Funded by leading international investors, supported by renowned surgeons, with more than 70 employees of more than 10 different nationalities, CorWave aims to become a global leader. The “EPIC” values are at the heart of the company’s success and drive CorWavers in this scientific, medical, industrial and profoundly human adventure: Each other together, Persist with passion, Innovate for patients and Cultivate trust.

Job description

Working in the English-speaking and multicultural environment of CorWave, the Network Administrator’s missions are varied:

– Network optimization

– Reception and installation of computer and telephone equipment

– Compatibility testing of new equipment with existing installations

– Setting up and securing the network

– Integration of new applications and network extension

– Management of the different accounts and access rights for internal users

– Monitoring of the network operating budget

– Responding to users’ needs

– Guarantor of the computer security

– Implementation of security standards

– Supervision of the IT trainees who provide IT support

– Sensitization and training of users to networks and security

– Ad hoc projects (ERP etc)


Training Bac +4, required diplomas:

  • Engineering schools specialized in computer science, network or telecommunications
  • DESS/DEA specialized in system and network administration
  • DESS/DEA in computer science
  • Diploma of Bac +4 in computer science: MIAGE, IUP informatique, master’s degree in computer science, master engineer…

Required skills

· Expertise in network and system administration (AD, DHCP, DNS, …)

· Expertise in cluster / HA systems (vCenter, MSC, …)

· Expertise in virtualization (ESXi, Hyper-V, …)

· Expertise in routing (VLAN, OSPF, …)

· Expertise in enterprise communication protocols (SMB, VPN, …)

· Expertise in authentication & security protocols (LDAP, RADIUS, SAML…) and in cybersecurity

· Rigor and methodological skills

This would be a plus:

· Knowledge of medical standards

· Experience in project management and/or ERP implementation

With a strong team spirit, autonomy, rigor and a positive spirit, you are the xx that CorWave is looking for. You will be able to demonstrate effective leadership and flexibility.

Your level of English is fluent in both spoken and written English.

Compensation and logistics

  • Position to be filled as soon as possible
  • Competitive salary based on skills and experience
  • Executive (cadre) status with day package
  • Contact type: full-time permanent contract (CDI)
  • Location: Paris area, Clichy (métro lines 13 & 14 + shuttles, train L 6 min from Saint Lazare + shuttle)
  • Food allowance with a Swile card
  • 50% reimbursement of your Navigo pass & bike bicycle mileage costs
  • Health insurance (« complémentaire santé ») Malakoff Humanis
  • Complementary collective insurance scheme (« prévoyance »): Malakoff Humanis (100% funded by CorWave)
  • International environment

Please send your CV to:, reference « IT Administrator ».

Recruitment process

Step 1: Pre-screening interview (HR via Teams)

Step 2: Interview with current manager/IT administrator

Step 3: Workshop (on site with current IT administrator + team + N+1) + Interview with HR

Step 4: References (by future manager)

Step 5: Interview with CEO