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Senior LIMS Developer
Boston, MA

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Job Description


Foundation Medicine is a molecular information company focused on fundamentally changing the way in which patients with cancer are treated. Our products provide more than information. They offer hope to patients, their families and friends, their physicians and caregivers. We've seen the difference that our technology can make in the lives of patients, but there is still enormous potential to help even more people. In our drive to help transform the way in which patients with cancer are treated, we strive to improve every life we touch through our dedication to innovation, our commitment to people, and our passion for performance.

We are seeking Senior LIMS Developer professional to ensure productivity in our Automated Clinical Laboratory operations. The Senior LIMS Developer will develop, and support configuration and customization of a commercially available LIMS that facilitates the efficient processing of work and information in our clinical laboratories. This position requires the ability to work as either a member of a team or as the sole developer for a project. This position will be based in RTP, NC where we have our state of the art next generation sequencing laboratories servicing various product lines.


* Develop, Configure and support LIMS Software.
* Follow FMI's Agile framework for SDLC.
* Interact with internal customers to develop business requirements or user stories.
* Develop IQ, OQ, PQ documentation and execute testing.
* Conform to coding conventions.
* Conform to all change control and product release policies.
* Participate in the continuous process improvement of Lab IT solutions.
* Key contributor to defining and executing the Lab IT roadmap for Laboratory Operations.
* Act as Level SME for support issues.


* Experience developing configuring LIMS software and related tools. Experience with Nautilus LIMS is preferred.
* Ability to maintain own workflow and meet deadlines.
* Experience developing formal technical specifications.
* Ability to work in a dynamic fast paced team environment.
* Ability to manage multiple, concurrent initiatives.
* Experience supporting .NET, C# JavaScript and Python based applications is desired.
* Experience with LIMS API development is desired.
* Experience with relational databases and Structured Query Language (SQL).
* Working knowledge of MS windows operating systems.
* Ability to work as an individual as well as in a team environment.
* Strong written and oral communication skills.
* Detail oriented and well organized.

Education and Experience:

* Bachelor's degree, preferably in an Engineering or IT related field.
* 8+ years' experience in an IT support role in life sciences preferred.
* 4-6 experience in LIMS configuration or maintenance (Nautilus LIMS will be preferred).
* Experience with .NET, C#, JavaScript and Python programming languages will be huge plus.
* LIMS API development experience is preferred.

Foundation Medicine is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, or national origin. Further, qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or protected veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also FMI's EEO Statement and EEO is the Law and Supplement. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form. (EOE/AAP Employer)

To all recruitment agencies: Foundation Medicine does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Foundation Medicine employees or any other organization location. Foundation Medicine is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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