Sr. LIMS Configurator/Developer
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Sr. LIMS Configurator/Developer
Ref No.: 17-06167
Location: Waukegan, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 07/11/2017
Job Title: Sr. LIMS Configurator/Developer
Location: Waukegan, IL
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: 6+ Month Contract (with option to extend)
Start time/end time (per day): 8-5pm US CT
Rate: Open DOE

Job Overview:
Join development team to develop and configure the solution to migrate from LIMS SampleManager 2004 to LIMS SM11. Configure workflows in LIMS SM11. Develop solutions to migrate and transform static and dynamic data from SM2004 to SM11. Implement LIMS SM11 reports using Reports Templates.

Job Description:
  • Develop, manage and test code for new enhancements, bug fixes, and customizations in VGL and .net on Thermo LIMS SM11 platform
  • Create, execute and oversee execution of development code reviews, unit test cases, and test scripts
  • Create and maintain technical documentation: impact analysis, design documents, technical requirements, IT procedures, SIQ (software installation qualification)
  • Develop and support client and internal reporting requirements and systems
  • Support business acceptance testing and system validation activities.
Technical Requirements:
  • At least seven to ten years of development and support experience with industry standard LIMS systems (Thermo Scientific SampleManager LIMS 2004 and LIMS 11 experience strongly desired) including VGL, .NET, LIMS Reports
  • At least seven to ten years of development and support experience with PL/SQL and data migration
  • Experience with SMIDI and LIMS Stability module highly desirable
  • Technical understanding of Web Services technologies and the SOA technology stack – ESB, UDDI, etc.
  • Ability to grasp and translate complex business rules into executable.NET, VGL code
  • Ability to work directly and collaboratively with Business Analysts, Systems Analysts, Quality Assurance (QA) test teams to identify and troubleshoot issues to final resolution
  • Experience with relational database design and development in an RDBMS such as Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server
  • Application development and technical writing experience
  • Ability to work with a high degree of independence and the ability to quickly diagnose and solve technical problems
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn and effectively utilize new tools, technologies, and techniques
  • Understanding of laboratory policies, procedures, methods, processes, and general laboratory concepts
If interested and well qualified, please send an updated copy of your resume to