Research Scientist II - Application Scientist

POSTED: August 8, 2019
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Job Description

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Application Scientist is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by driving development, testing, implementation of technology solutions to meet the requirements of site scientific operations, working closely with site management, instrument experts, Quality, and IT on specific projects such as regulatory data integrity compliance, supporting onboarding for instrument computer system validation (CSV) readiness, maintaining and enhancing custom mission critical data analysis applications, and improving work flow efficiency particularly for instruments with unusually large or complicated data output.  The Application Scientist will also assist with or lead development of innovative analytical software applications and web-based solutions for internal and external use.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:
  • Assist with automated data processing and archiving, LIMS maintenance and customization, workarounds for unmet regulatory compliance issues with instrument software, professional level programming of custom software application needs, and re-implementing automated report generation.
  • Contribute to assessing and onboarding of instrument software as part of readiness for validation and maintenance activities for in-house software.
  • Assist with other CSV activities as needed.
  • Propose and implement solutions to data integrity issues for a broad range of analytical equipment with different data formats.
  • Update and maintain web-based training and testing for safety and GMP.
  • Write detailed accounts of software validation and maintenance activities.
  • Trouble shoot a wide variety of laboratory instrument software-related issues.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Qualifications and background to be successful in this role: 


•BS in computer science or closely related field
•Minimum 2 years of experience writing code and software development/maintenance
•Familiarity with commonly used programming languages like Python, Java, C, and C 
•Proficiency in both  Windows and Linux environments
•Familiarity with common business software such as Word, Excel, etc.


•Experience with developing web-based applications
•Experience working with analytical instrument software
•Familiarity with GAMP 
Interested candidates please apply directly through our company website using the following link:

All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness.  Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


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