Laboratory IT Workflow & Migration Specialist (3 years Contract)

Singapore, Singapore

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Laboratory IT Workflow & Migration Specialist (Temporary 3 years Contract - Possible to convert it to Permanent Headcount)

Who We Are

At Roche, we are passionate about transforming patients’ lives and we are fearless in both decision and action - we believe that good business means a better world. That is why we come to work each day. We commit ourselves to scientific rigor, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. We do this today to build a better tomorrow.
As part of Roche Information Solution (RIS), Global Customer Support (GCS) is the global organization responsible for technical services in the Roche Diagnostics Division. GCS, with approximately 600 employees, has sites in Rotkreuz, Mannheim, Penzberg, Meylan, Tucson, Pleasanton, Sant Cugat, Panama, Bogota, Indianapolis, and Santa Clara, building a worldwide network of support and training centers, which educate and provide assistance to local and regional service staff in the Roche Diagnostics affiliates and its external distributors.

Role Purpose

In this position, you will play a key role in the successful delivery of M2i projects together with local teams of Laboratory IT Specialists with the goal of accelerating the migration of Roche legacy middleware solutions to Roche cobas infinity central lab by taking over standardized and centralized off-site tasks in close collaboration with the regions and affiliates.

The GCS Migration Execution Team is primarily focusing on the “central part of the migrations” that can be done remotely in a factory-like approach in order to reduce the duration and onsite efforts for the migrations to a minimum. 

This migration of legacy IT solutions represents the starting point to facilitate the future evolution of Roche IT solutions and the Migration2infinity (M2i) program is a key enabler on this journey.

Main tasks and responsibilities

We are looking for a Laboratory IT Specialist for the migration of our Roche IT legacy middleware solutions to cobas infinity 3.x. 

For the selected migration projects,

  • Execution of migrations (remotely or on-site) in alignment and close collaboration with the APAC program´s Management team, APAC Lab IT team and local APAC affiliates

  • Contribution of the positive feedback loop and to continuous improvement by evaluating the effectiveness of migrations 

  • Contribute to the requirements packages for Tools, Processes, and Products

  • Contribute to constant knowledge flow by sharing best practices combining knowledge from medical laboratories and their workflows/processes with product knowledge

  • Provide technical product support and expertise to our local affiliates for our laboratory information solutions (remote or on-site)

  • With your knowledge of laboratory workflows, you understand customer needs and build a bridge between customer and technical departments like development and 3rd level support to ensure fast resolution of customer requests

  • Maintain contact and communication with our local affiliates with the objective to achieve a high standard of customer satisfaction


What else do you have in your toolbox

You are someone who wants to influence your environment. You are looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

  • Bachelor degree in IT or education as Lab Technician with IT background for several years or equivalent professional work experience including instruments

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Lab Organization (Medical Lab Technician, Lab Manager) and Hospital, IT Networks, Interfaces, and Database

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in service & support for IT products

  • Experience with HIS/LIS, ASTM, HL7, and communications protocols in general

  • Strong communication skills and proficiency in verbal and written English is essential.

  • Explicit problem-solving attitude as well as experience with working in a customer-oriented way in an interdisciplinary environment

  • Working in a customer-oriented and international environment motivates you and you are open to travel (up to 40%)


We@RocheDiagnostics is the mindset and culture we as Diagnostics colleagues strive to adopt to help achieve our vision and realize our strategy. The We@RocheDiagnostics dimensions are:

  • We are passionate about our customers and patients

  • We radically simplify

  • We trust, collaborate & have fun

  • We ALL lead

  • We experiment & learn

You are expected to demonstrate the We@RocheDiagnostics dimensions and help evolve the function's cultural beliefs, beginning it to life as part of the Diagnostics Transformation.



Roche is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strive to build teams that represent a range of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Embracing diversity enables us to create a great place to work and to innovate for patients.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Level:

Individual contributor