Thermo Fisher Scientific Application Developer in Rockville, Maryland

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

Based in Rockville, Maryland

What will you do?

  • Developing, implementing, maintaining, integrating and supporting complex systems in a highly regulated environment based upon business needs and user requirements.

  • Serve as a resident expert in SQL DB and .NET technologies (VB, ASP or C#)

  • Translating user requirements into functional specifications, and then implementing those specifications via coding/configuration/workflow updates.

  • This role is also accountable for collaborating with external vendors, internal IT colleagues, IT management, and other stakeholders to deliver timely, sustainable, compliant solutions.

  • Deliver to commitments on-time and in a quality manner.

  • Effective development/revision as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organization in a matrix environment.

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and drive results in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.

  • Work closely with our active Government Contract for their business needs.

  • Comply with company’s Global IT Policies & Procedures.

  • Applies full system development life cycle methodology, including design, build, testing, and support to meet the business requirements.

  • Delivers complex messages in a style that is simple and easy to understand and appropriate for the audience.

How will you get here?

Education

  • 4-year Bachelor Degree in Computer Science. Experience

  • Minimum of 4-6 years of demonstrated development experience in SQL (DB, development), .NET (VB/C#) along with ASP.NET.

  • LIMS development/configuration a plus.

  • Experience with Power BI or other data analysis or reporting tools a plus

  • Experience developing enterprise applications with SQL Server (2012 or higher).

  • Demonstrated experience in the implementation of complex IT systems is required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Candidates with strong analytical skills and an understanding of customer integrations and web based tools.

  • Knowledge of VB6 is helpful.

  • Working knowledge of LEAN/AGILE software development methodologies is strongly preferred.

  • Excellent communications skills (technical as well as non-technical, written as well as verbal).

  • Ability to work in a highly regulated environment. Working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Computers Systems Validation (CSV) is required. Applied experience with GMP and CSV, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry is a strong plus.

  • Strong analytical skills. Ability to deal with ambiguity and the corresponding capacity to make decisions or recommendations based on potentially incomplete information.

  • Ability to quickly understand and adjust to changing business needs and drive IT’s impact on its success.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.