Pfizer Associate, Data Systems Analyst in Pearl River, New York
The primary function of the High Throughput Clinical Testing (HTCT) team is to generate high-quality assay data in a regulated cGLP laboratory setting to support Pfizer's vaccine programs. The purpose of this position is to contribute to a harmonized process across HTCT functional areas in the development of written end-user requirements for data systems used in various laboratory processes, and testing of systems prior to validation and deployment in the Production environment.
Assist in the Development of Laboratory Data Systems
Contribute to a consistent, harmonized process across HTCT functional areas for the development of end-user requirements for various internal data systems used in the regulated cGLP laboratory space.
Assist with end-user testing of various data system builds against end-user requirements to ensure that these systems function as intended by the end user.
Collaborate with VRD Research Informatics personnel on data system projects according to VRD priorities.
Attend regular meetings with HTCT functional area leaders to review and monitor various data system projects.
Contribute to end-user requirements documents for various data system builds used in HTCT per the current good documentation practices.
Review and approve various standard operating procedures (SOPs), as assigned.
Maintain compliance with SOP periodic review process.
Monitor the SOP review and approval workflows for authored SOPs.
Author, review and approve technical reports, as assigned.
Training and Safety
Maintain strict compliance with departmental and site safety regulations.
Take ownership of and successfully complete all assigned training.
BS/BA in a science-related discipline such as Computer Science/Mathematics or Biological science with 0-2 years of industry experience is required.
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
Must be detail oriented
Must have a be able to effectively describe laboratory and data-handling processes verbally and in writing in a way that is logical and can be understood by both data system specialists and laboratory personnel.
Working knowledge of laboratory information management systems and a basic understanding / familiarity with SQL and computer programming.
Experience with LabWare LIMS is desired.
Familiarity with laboratory process flow charts and testable, line-item requirements is desired.
Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 applications and MS Visio
Strong attention to detail and commitment to operational excellence.
Basic working knowledge of laboratory assays that measure antibodies and other macromolecules in various biological fluids.
Ability to collaborate and work in a team environment
Experience with a regulated (cGLP) environment.
The ability to understand, develop and effectively describe complex laboratory and data-handling processes both verbally and in writing is required.
Must be attentive to details and have a passion for data quality.
NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS
Occasional evening and weekend work and some business travel is required.
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