Associate Software Engineer

LabCorp   •  

Windsor, CT

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 153 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Summary: Assists in the development of applications for laboratory automation/robotic systems. This is a hands-on position working with robots and peripheral equipment from prototype to production. These applications are used in networked, embedded laboratory automation systems. Experience Java 1.8, Spring Framework, and web applications with a relational database backend is desirable. A wide breadth of understanding of automation technologies is required.


  • Design/develop/support Java applications for liquid-handling and instrument-tending laboratory robots
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineering to write bring-up, test and diagnostic software for production automation equipment
  • Design and develop application-specific user interfaces, including mobile device web applications
  • Contribute to the development of core tools, in Java and other software environments, to simplify application programming
  • Work with Customer Care to help troubleshoot field service issues
  • Develop within an ISO13485 Quality environment


Skills/Knowledge/Educational Requirements:

  • 1-5yearsexperience developing application-level software for laboratory and/orindustrialautomation
    • Experience with embedded and/or real-time Java
    • Background in object-oriented design methodologies
    • Working knowledge of pneumatic actuators, sensors, and servo-motors
    • Hands-onexperience withindustrialautomation and/or robotics
      • Machine vision experience a plus
      • Experience with mobile robots a plus
      • Experience with collaborative robots a plus
  • Experience with Java and/or another object-orientedlanguage
    • Experience with Eclipse IDE with SVN, Maven and Nexus module management
    • Knowledge of Java-based frameworks a plus, specifically the Spring Framework
    • Experience creating drivers to interface 3rd party equipment a plus
    • Experience with relational and/or NoSQL databasearchitecture a plus
  • General knowledge of laboratory procedures in life sciences and diagnostic laboratories
  • Strong communication skills a must
    • Substantial interaction with multifunctional product development teams required
  • Understanding of CSS styling and HTML5 a plus
  • JQuery and/or AJAX experience a plus
  • BS Computer Science, Engineering or other relevant degre

Job ID 18-82179