Senior LIMS Developer

  • Inivata Incorporated
  • Morrisville, NC, USA
  • Oct 23, 2020

Job Description

Description: We are a leader in liquid biopsy. Every day we transform the lives of cancer patients and their families through the power of liquid biopsy. Our tests unlock essential genomic information from a simple blood test and allow clinicians to make more informed treatment decisions for their patients. We are dynamic and innovative, focused on the development of new ground-breaking technologies in a fast-paced and international setting. Our exceptional team of talented and driven individuals work together to combine their energy and expertise in world-class research, product development and commercialization to bring new tests to the patients that need them. If making a difference is in your DNA and you are ready to join the liquid biopsy revolution, then you could be just the person we are looking for to join our world-leading IT group. Role Overview: The Sr LIMS Developer supports laboratory operations through the implementation and maintenance of software-based solutions that enhance laboratory workflows, data management, and data sharing. The Sr LIMS Developer works with laboratory leadership to understand laboratory information technology needs, and assists with the selection of software and supporting hardware to meet those needs. The Sr. LIMS Developer works with commercial vendors, information technology (IT) staff, and laboratory staff to implement laboratory IT systems. The Sr LIMS Developer also maintains and enhances laboratory IT systems to meet the constantly changing needs of the laboratory and its clients. Key Responsibilities: Support laboratory LIMS users and maintain current features, including deployment and hotfixes. Contribute to the LIMS system documentation in accordance with Inivata’s regulatory needs (CAP/CLIA CFR 42 Pt. 493, FDA CFR 21 Pt. 11 and Pt. 820). Develop new LIMS functionalities that support the rollout of new assays and technologies Support the IT technology stack that is necessary for Lab operations. Lead the technical development of the LIMS and keep updated on new technologies that might better support our development and our users. Maintain knowledge of IT functions required for LIMS operation including overall system architecture Assist in making decisions that support LIMS selection, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement Ensure clear and direct communication with laboratory staff, state IT staff, and vendors throughout LIMS development, testing, implementation, enhancement, and maintenance phases Assist laboratory leadership in defining milestones for the completion of LIMS projects Ensure LIMS requirements are clearly defined and understood by state IT workers and vendors Perform LIMS testing and oversee application testing performed by laboratory staff . Requirements: Education/Qualifications: Technical Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience Minimum 3 years’ experience in LIMS, python software development ** Clarity LIMS experience a plus ** Skill requirement: Full stack developer skills – proficiency in python, web development -Django, security knowledge, ansible deployment, admin skills, database ideally Postgres, AWS basic knowledge Deep understanding of lab processes Ability to communicate cross functional Experience with Git or similar version control system