Software Lab Coordinator III

United States, Arizona, Tucson

POSITION SUMMARY:
 
The individual will be a member of the Software Architecture and Development Team supporting multiple projects in parallel.  As a skilled specialist, the individual will complete tasks in creative and effective ways and work on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative. Makes independent decisions.  Assist in the troubleshooting of issues to determine root cause and possible engineering solutions.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Plans software laboratory capacity to ensure all software development and testing teams have access to a sufficient number of instrument / devices
  • Plans the software laboratory capacity in terms of number of different versions of software and hardware devices, to ensure that development and testing activities can be performed on all the required platform versions (e.g. software under active development, released software versions etc.), also including keeping operating system software up to date, creating and refreshing operating system images, and installing software
  • Ensures hardware devices are maintained in good state by scheduling the maintenance activities, 3rd party service calls, removing instrument waste, and optimizes laboratory activities to minimize overlaps and resource conflicts.
  • Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform testing, checkout and trouble-shooting functions.
  • Completes purchasing of hardware, software and lab consumables on behalf of the software team including maintaining a list of renewed software, and purchases completed.
  • Searches and reviews literature, specifications and standards for relevance to assigned tasks.
  • Adheres to Ventana (= Roche Tissue Diagnostics) procedures and processes.
  • Makes plans, executes and revises as needed to accomplish assigned tasks to meet expectations of quality and time.
  • Works as an effective departmental or cross-functional team member within a matrix organization.
  • Monitors work to ensure quality, and continuously promote Quality First Time.
  • Working proficiency in Networking and Security a plus