Job description

IT Service Desk Engineer

Oxford, UK

Osler has the potential to transform global health. It has built the foundation to do so and demonstrated that the vision can be realised. You will help realise this opportunity, shaping the direction of a rapidly scaling company, operating in a high-pace, visionary, intellectually rigorous, and (crucially) pragmatic environment, where you will be expected to be proactive, engage in debate, think strategically, and contribute towards our purpose to improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people.  


IT Service Desk Engineer

Full-time, On-site, Oxford, UK

£35,000 - £55,000

Osler is small company of 104 (ish) IT users ranging from a basic MS ecosystem to powerful CAD and laboratory data software. We're looking for a hands-on trouble-shooter, your role will be to provide technical software, hardware and network problem resolution. Perform problem diagnosis and guide users through step-by-step solutions in a desktop support based environment. Provide technical solutions in a user-friendly manner, facilitating one-to-one end user training as required and ensuring site technical documentation is maintained. This role is supported by a third party IT support company. 


  • Experience working at start-up/ SME pace
  • Experience working with varied users, from very technical to basic 
  • Experience in customer/client role 
  • MS - Windows 10 Sharepoint & Office 365
  • Some Mac support
  • Experience with CAD (SolidWorks) or Lab software such as MiniTab, a bonus. 

We're busy and demanding but there is a lot to get your teeth in to and learn along the way as we go and increase in complexity. 



Courage Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said

Instil Trust Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity

Nimble Learning Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder

Collaborate Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

Action Orientated Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

Self Development Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.


This is a rare opportunity to be at the cutting edge of new product development in a truly multidisciplinary environment where you can see the power and impact of your work to the end product. In order to create, not only something new, but a step-change in what we think is possible, we expect the best people, the do their best. Osler provide a fantastic platform for professional development including 12 days annually and 4% of your salary to your specific, personalised improvement. This is a special place where we encourage everyone to be entirely themselves in order to be your best self. 

There is no perfect candidate and no single person can do it all, but if this sounds like you, or what you could be and you're looking for somewhere to thrive; we want to hear from you. 

We look forward to hearing from you and introducing you to Osler, thank you for taking the time to consider us and make your application.


Join us and build a better future.