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Apex Systems

Laboratory Informatics Engineer 1

Post Date:Dec 12, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/12/2017Salary:
Location:US-VA-Falls Church Job Reference:792101

Job Description:

Apex Systems is currently looking for a Data Analyst for a full time role with one of our largest Healthcare clients. If you are interested, please send your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

The Institute is growing at a rapidly to become the largest and best provider of personalized medicine in the DC metro area. To accomplish this, we are looking for motivated Laboratory Informatics Engineers who have a passion for bringing medicine to the 21st century.

Primary Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the clinical and research laboratory instruments and their respective systems
  • Provide support to laboratory personnel systems
  • LIMS support, which will require strong database skills
  • Database reporting support using JasperServer Reports
    • Maintain and troubleshoot existing reports
    • Write ad-hoc SQL queries to fulfill as needed reports

This position will ultimately lead the department into new opportunities for the future of medicine. Inova Health systems is looking for team-player applicants who are ahead in their field, yet are willing to “run cable” and change the occasional keyboard when necessary. Everyone from the Manager of Lab Informatics to the Chief Information Officer has been known to help with basic IT tasks. In order to be successful, you should have the following experience and skill set:

Required Skills

  • Curiosity for Science, Discovery, and Medicine
  • BS or higher in Information Science Technology or at least 3 years of relevant technical or laboratory experience
  • 1-3 years of database querying experience, preference given to Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL (in that order)
  • 1-3 years working in a high-availability, high performance, and/or high intensity environment
  • 1-3 years of one or more of the following:
    • Application support or Application engineering
    • Programming experience (no particular language)
    • Linux Administration
  • Expert of Microsoft Office Suite products
  • Ability to handle basic system administration issues in a multi-OS environment (e.g. Windows, Mac OS, Linux)
  • Must be able to communicate complex information to non-technical personnel
  • Basic knowledge of technical information (Networking, Servers, etc)

Desired Skills (not required)

  • Experience with laboratory information systems is highly desired. Thermo Fisher’s Nautilus extremely sought
  • Experience working with Atlassian tolls, specifically confluence and JIRA
  • 1 year in the healthcare industry preferred
  • Experience with git or other distributed version control systems with public projects on GitHub or similar repository services

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