IT Testers, (LIMS Systems Implementation), 12 Months Contract
Join a systems implementation project team whose legacy will revolutionise the way bring cell & gene therapies to our customers & patients.
We currently have multiple interim opportunities to join our enterprise wide Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) implementation team ensuring that we stay on the leading edge of fully integrated laboratory technologies.
As a Tester you will work with the project team and its stakeholders performing , thorough unit, boundary, negative, performance, load and regression testing of the configured LIMS application.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
The design and development of effective manual and automated testing and early quality preparation and engagement.
Developing and executing formal test plans and procedures.
Review and assess test coverage to ensure thorough testing.
Plan tests, writes test cases/scripts, and execute tests.
Perform smoke, functional and regression testing, including appropriate levels of testing to ensure application quality prior to user testing and implementation.
Document, track and report test results, defects and other quality metrics, to provide actionable information. Enter problems and issues into project logs and participate in resolution.
Advise Oxford BioMedica on automated testing solutions.
Build and maintain the automated testing scripts.
Develop and implement quality standards, contributing ideas and effort toward continuous improvement and quality enablement
Develop and deliver system testing training for users and act as a system testing consultant to advise and influence business or technical partners.
Key skills and requirements:
Previous experience within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry and testing within a GxP, GAMP environment is essential.
Previous experience with Labware LIMS would be beneficial.
Innovative approaches to problem solving and devising inventive and creative solutions.
Highly proficient in test strategy, management, and coordination.
System and application functional (manual, automated), performance and load testing experience.
Ability to objectively evaluate processes and to separate technical systems into testable layers.
Ability to execute tests and troubleshoot problems.
Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), able to work within different project management methodologies.
Experienced with CI, CD, DevOps, BDD, TDD, and using dynamic practices and frameworks to improve Quality deliverables.