The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is an independent, non-profit organization that leverages the collaborative resources of leading academic medical centers, research universities, and commercial organizations. Our vision is to transform medical research and clinical care in New York and beyond through the creation of one of the largest genomics facilities in North America, integrating sequencing, bioinformatics, and data management, as well as performing cutting-edge genomics research.
The New York Genome Center is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. The New York Genome Center takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
Reporting to the Senior Director of Software Engineering, the LIMS Developer will work to plan, design, write and implement software and provide expertise and technical/analytic support for NYGC’s CLARITY Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). The successful applicant will work closely with a multidisciplinary group of colleagues, including laboratory personnel with backgrounds in molecular biology and laboratory automation, as well as laboratory informatics. This role is essential to our sequencing operations and supports the maintenance and improvement of the LIMS system through the development and maintenance of software that addresses new and existing LIMS workflows, reporting and integration.
The LIMS Developer must demonstrate the ability to translate client needs and requirements, as well as develop and test tangible software solutions with the end users. The incumbent’s efforts will focus heavily on providing production support and break/fix resolution, the implementation of functional enhancements requested by clients and corresponding software releases (and associated processes), providing end-user support, as well as supporting, maintaining and managing both production and non-production environments.
Job duties will include, but are not limited to: