The Vanadis Diagnostics Team, part of PerkinElmer, is looking for a Software Deployment and Diagnostic Engineer to work Remote, with experience in application and interface development.
The team has developed a complete system for investigating chromosome abnormalities during pregnancies based on a blood sample.
The system is based on advanced DNA technology and is developed by a group of scientists and engineers with competences in biochemistry, optics, image processing, statistics and software development.
This person must be able to address a wide range of development tasks across a diverse number of areas including desktop applications, real time operating systems, and hardware systems control software.
He / She must be able to implement policies, procedures and practices and make decisions for sound judgment, adequacy, quality, relevance, and accuracy.
In addition, this person must also lead and participate in design activities, testing and problem resolution; as well as preparing detailed technical documentation.
This person must also be a self-motivated problem solver, who thrives in a scientific environment and works effectively in a small team.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities :
Has comprehensive knowledge of Prenatal Screening laboratory workflow and Maternal Fetal Health business
Responsible for full lifecycle software application development
Install, configure, validate, and support software applications responsible by Vanadis Diagnostics to meet the approved requirements and scope documentation and according to the Quality Management System
Analyzes test information to determine process efficiency and works on improvements
Acts as a main contact point for customers, R&D, sales and many other stakeholders for software applications
Assist in development of engineering estimates for projects
Collaboration with internal stakeholders such as System Testing, Business, and Application Engineers
Gather business needs and formulate plans to gather data needed for key stakeholder decisions
Identify customer needs and trends
Create appropriate documentation for all work performed. This includes, but is not limited to : Change Request Forms, Software Specification Documents and Verification Plans & Reports
Case Handling documentation in ticketing system
Complaint investigation reports and supporting documentation
Independently troubleshoots, resolves, validates, and documents technical issue
Ability to independently conduct training sessions with team members and customers
Experience delivering what’s promised on time, proactively provide status reports, and have the up-side to independently manage tasks and projects from inception through completion with minimal supervisory guidance
Good interdepartmental communication skills and documentation skills are required
Demonstrated ability to accomplish goals while working across departments is required
Basic Qualifications :
Computer Science or equivalent required degree with 8+ years’ experience
8+ years in Software Integration projects
High level computer skills are required
Experience with Visual Studio required
Experience in Software Methodology, Agile, Scrum
Preferred Qualifications :
Implement remote monitoring software on installed systems at internal & client sites
Build a BI dashboard using SpotFire to track system performance
Build performance limits into the BI tool to trigger notifications when performance deviates beyond limits
Standardize and streamline Vanadis software installations beyond those installed by application engineers. (Lampi & LifeCycle today)
Build clinical data interfacing capabilities into LifeCycle and in-turn implement Lampi to gather clinical data in addition to system data
Recommend improvements to Vanadis systems, software and processes based on observations & interactions with clients
Experience with product development processes and project management is a plus
Hands-on experience in laboratory informatics
Strong Experience with SQL Server
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PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.
PerkinElmer is a $2.9 billion global company committed to innovating for a healthier world. We create the instruments, tests and software used by scientists, researchers and clinicians to address the most critical challenges across science and healthcare, including the most recent COVID-19 pandemic.
We strategically partner with customers to enable earlier, more accurate insights, supported by deep market knowledge and expertise.
Our dedicated team of 13,000 employees are passionate about helping them work to create healthier families, improve the quality of life and sustain the wellbeing of people worldwide.