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Senior Manager, Software Engineering - LIMS Platform

Company: Jobleads
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: June 2, 2021

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Senior Manager, Software Engineering - LIMS Platform Full-time Company Description Guardant Health is a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer globally through use of its proprietary blood tests, vast data sets and advanced analytics. The Guardant Health Oncology Platform leverages capabilities to drive commercial adoption, improve patient clinical outcomes and lower healthcare costs across all stages of the cancer care continuum. Guardant Health has launched liquid biopsy-based Guardant360, Guardant360 CDx and GuardantOMNI tests for advanced stage cancer patients. These tests fuel development of its LUNAR program, which aims to address the needs of early stage cancer patients with neoadjuvant and adjuvant treatment selection, cancer survivors with surveillance, asymptomatic individuals eligible for cancer screening and individuals at a higher risk for developing cancer with early detection. Job Description Position Summary: Senior Technical Manager, Software Engineering, will lead a team that manages LIMS platform and shared services for Guardant Health's diagnostics business. The platform team develops, maintains, supports and scales the LIMS platform and shared services, which provide laboratory workflows from order intake to result distribution and invoicing. This covers the full scope of software development, such as user requirement gathering, system design, UX/CX, implementation, testing, production software release, and production support. Additionally, the platform team enables product-focused software teams to build new products rapidly by developing shared technical capabilities, providing development standards, architectural oversight and support. Ideal candidate will have expertise in and passion for enterprise architecture, solution design, platform management and leadership of an interdisciplinary team. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Lead a global team to design, build, and maintain efficient and scalable software services and applications that deliver effective laboratory workflows and support rapid product development Utilize industry best practices for configuring, customizing and operationally managing commercial-off-the-shelf LabVantage LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System) platform Remain current with trends in core software architecture, COTS platform management and integrations Hire, mentor, and coach a team of software engineers at different levels, grow and develop the next generation of software engineering leads Manage dedicated support staff, develop and adhere to support SLAs Develop cross-functional relationships across business and technical leads, architects, and product owners to ensure alignment with business goals and enterprise-level architectural standards Assess current software development practices to identify and implement process and software improvements Use cutting-edge technologies to access new ways of solving problems Collaborate with our DevOps team to design, develop, and maintain CI/CD processes for regular and efficient releases Architect and design new software applications or services and enhancing existing applications to support laboratory workflows and products Serve as an expert technical resource for software architecture and development Facilitate regulatory activities and audits that involve LIMS platform and services Perform other related duties as assigned Qualifications You are a technologist who actively drives software architecture, an influencer who can engage stakeholders and get buy-in from peer technologists, and a team leader who can coach, mentor, and get the team to deliver results. You can collaborate within and across teams, understand the big picture, create software designs and showcase best practices and patterns. You are dedicated to engineering excellence yet pragmatic enough to balance quality principles and business needs. You know the value of written word and can create right-size documentation. You seek feedback and integrate it in a professional manner. In addition, you bring: 5+ years experience leading software development teams in a distributed and global setup, including management of both internal and outsourced/offshore development teams 10+ years of software development experience including: 5+ years object-oriented programming experience in Java, or equivalent OOP language 5+ years of working with Spring Framework or equivalent 5+ years of experience developing or integrating RESTful APIs 5+ years of experience in relational data modeling and databases (Oracle or equivalent) 5+ years of schema modeling (XML/JSON) 5+ years of configuring, customizing and managing commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) platforms 5+ years managing COTS platforms 3+ years experience with commercial LIMS platform (LabVantage preferred) 3+ years experience within the healthcare or life sciences sector, familiar with regulatory environment 5+ years experience with Amazon Web Services or other cloud architectures Experience working in a fast-paced environment leveraging an agile development framework Good understanding of test automation, continuous integration and related tools B.S. or higher degree in computer science, engineering, or related area Excellent communication skills, self-driven and strong team player Additional Information Employee may be required to lift routine office supplies and use office equipment. Majority of the work is performed in a desk/office environment; however, there may be exposure to high noise levels, fumes, and biohazard material in the laboratory environment. Ability to sit for extended periods of time. Guardant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. To learn more about the information collected when you apply for a position at Guardant Health, Inc. and how it is used, please review ourPrivacy Notice for Job Applicants Senior Manager, Software Engineering - LIMS Platform

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