Job Description

Lab IT Technical Lead- North Dublin

Ref No: SF17326

Co. Dublin, Ireland

Competitive salary

Lab IT Technical Lead- North Dublin

Core Purpose:

The technical lead will work in partnership with IT, QA, CSV and QC to ensure smooth running of labs systems and regulatory compliance. Day to day operational support is another key part of the role.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide day to day IT support of instrument systems in the labs and manufacturing areas, including tasks such as user access management, troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, data management, patch management and ensuring that systems are available 24x7 to meet business needs.
  • Provide direction, support and development of the team of Lab Engineers for Lab sustaining activities.
  • Ensure that all work on Lab IT and Benchtop Analytical equipment is carried out in a compliant manner, meeting 21 CFR Part 11, EU Annexe 11, cGLP/GMP’s.
  • Provide day to day compliance support of IT Laboratory Systems such as user access reviews, system performance monitoring, change control, data management.
  • Support the maintenance of IT systems in a state of Audit Readiness.
  • Management of IT lifecycle procedures including change management, incident management, disaster recovery.
  • Ensure the IT processes/procedures meet the business and site Quality Management System requirements and their evolution/improvement to meet the changing business and compliance needs.
  • Support the introduction of new instrument systems.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or Life Sciences.
  • Four plus years’ experience of working in a pharmaceutical lab environment, with strong IT experience of laboratory instrument systems.
  • Technical Lead experience working in a pharmaceutical lab environment.
  • Onsite IT experience required. Remote experience not considered for this role.
  • Knowledge of Pharmaceutical Industry Regulations (cGMP/cGLP, OSHA, EPA/EQB), 21 CFR 11 and EU Annex 11.
  • Experienced working in a GMP environment, strong change management skills and ability to manage CAPA processes.

Apply below or contact Sean Fitzsimons at ICDS Recruitment for more details & to discuss the position in confidence 


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