Manager, Systems Development (LIMS)

Tarrytown, New York
Sep 23, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

In Research and Preclinical Development IT, we deliver complex enterprise systems to help research scientists solve their business problems, improve laboratory efficiency and data quality. We bring together multi-disciplinary, highly skilled technical teams to implement laboratory informatics solutions and services that help bring science to medicine 
We are looking for a LIMS Manager (Manager Systems Development), who will be responsible for the implementation, support and enhancement of Laboratory Information Management Systems across different areas on Research and PreClinical Development laboratories in Tarrytown, NY.  

You will also supervise and mentor a team of system analysts, administrators and external contractors, while collaborating with Business Relationship Managers, Scientific Business Analysts and Project Managers focused on different areas of the Drug Development and PreClinical Manufacturing process. 


A typical day may include:
  • Help to define roadmaps and technology solutions that will support the business strategies and goals of R&D teams. 

  • Coach and supervise a team of LIMS system analysts and administrators. 

  • Lead the development and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures, code repositories, user guides, data dictionaries, and other relevant documentation for the lab's information technologies. Collaborate with and influence others to build the next generation of applications to support the ever-evolving needs of Regeneron’s scientists. 

  • Configure, customize and integrate different commercial-off-the-shelf LIMS systems. 

  • Act as an expert technical resource for enterprise architecture, solution architecture, software development, and testing.

  • Develop integration between LIMS system and laboratory automation, including automated sample storage (biobank) systems.


This job might be for you if: 

  • You enjoy working productively in a fast-paced collaborative environment. 

  • You have an eye for detail and pride yourself on the quality of your work. 

  • With your sleeves rolled up, you work on current problems while thinking of future solutions. 

  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision. 


To be considered for the role, you must have at least 8 years' experience leading the implementation of LIMS or ELN systems. Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science or related field. At least 8 years' experience managing a team of analysts, system administrators and consultants. Proven track record of mentorship and successful career development of direct reports. Experience with biotech / pharmaceutical laboratories is desired, but not required. Tangible experience driving operational excellence and streamlining data workflows. Demonstrated expertise with enterprise and cloud native database and architecture technologies. Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment workflows and management of code repositories. Experience with one of the following systems: Benchling, Dotmatics, Sapio Exemplar, Thermo Fisher Nautilus, Thermo Fisher Core, IMS BSI. Experience with computer system validation for GLP laboratories. 


Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock options for employees at all levels!