|Position:||Laboratory Software Specialist I (4660)|
|Company:||Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.|
|Job Location(s):||Maple Grove, MN|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
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|Required Education:||Bachelor's Degree|
|Required Experience:||4 to 20+ years|
|Required Security Clearance:||None|
|Related Categories:||Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Science and Laboratory, IT - Software Development|
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. was founded in 1919 and is based in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Upsher-Smith engages in developing, manufacturing, and marketing cardiology, dermatology, and women’s health products in the United States. It has facilities in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Denver, CO and Morristown, NJ. The company serves patients, physicians, pharmacists, healthcare organizations, independent pharmacies, wholesalers, specialty and primary care physicians, managed care organizations, and long-term care facilities. Today Upsher-Smith is focusing on neurology products to treat epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease. We are wholly and fully committed to innovative solutions to improve patient lives. With our demonstrated history of success, Upsher-Smith is rich with opportunities for personal and professional growth.
This position is responsible for performing routine software administration activities in the analytical laboratory. This position performs non-routine software and instrument interface troubleshooting activities; Revises SOPs and training modules to ensure that all software administration and training activities are properly documented and governed; Performs training for other lab software administration employees, as well as lab analysts on lab software operation and maintenance; Executes qualification of new laboratory software packages; Ensure that software administration activities are performed in accordance with cGMP requirements.
Must have a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry or related science field with 12 credits of college chemistry with typically a minimum of 4 + years experience, preferably in the pharmaceutical industry with an emphasis on laboratory software administration. Must be capable of administering software for chromatography, spectroscopy, titration instruments and other laboratory software packages. Requires strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to work independently and with others and ability to multi-task. Experience or training in Word or Excel and other computer software is preferred.
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and excellent benefits as well as professional growth opportunities. EOE.