To work collaboratively within the R&D and IT organizations to provide technical support/management of applications used within the R&D organization as well as software integrated with lab instruments in Rochester R&D.
Work closely with the business to understand the technology and applications currently being utilized to support research and development activities. Ensure applications are appropriately configured and documented.
Assist with data integrity activities as it relates to R&D.
Understand, design, configure, and test systems based on user requirements
Work closely with the customer base to develop and document requirements.
Work with business users to make system changes based on their feedback
Analyze and troubleshoot issues that arise during development or testing
Write/update documentation in accordance with software validation life cycle procedures.
Provide clear and consistent communication to management with respect to status of assignments
The scope of the position is support for the Research and Development labs and personnel in Rochester, New York. The individual will be required to work closely with IT infrastructure and application teams to provide robust solutions for R&D.
The key customers are process development and labs within R&D, the Research Clinic, and Microbiology and lens compatibility in Rochester, New York.
Bachelors degree in Science with IT experience or in Information Technology with experience supporting Research and development.
Strong science background
Strong analytical and trouble shooting skills
Proven technical writing skills.
Strong work ethic with ability to function in a challenging, fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently; self -motivated
Ability to translate issues from the customer to the team for resolution
Technical skill sets:
Experience working in a regulated or Life Sciences environment for 2-5 years
Experience working within an R&D organization.
Experience with the software development life cycle process
Experience working with reporting tools