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Job ID 44132BR

For our BioPharma Services Division in Basel - Allschwil, we are looking for a Technical Lead - Senior Software Developer

Key Position Responsibilities:

  • Keeps the project manager/reporting manager well informed of status of development effort and serves as liaison between development staff and project manager.
  • Creates and executes development plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Ensures technical teams are engaged, understand technical requirements and delivers required quality code/deliverable.
  • Owns the software development lifecycle and is responsible for managing technical risks throughout the project.
  • Performs code reviews and mentors junior developers.
  • Manages technical resources within budget and project schedule.
  • Applies full system development life cycle methodology, including design, build, testing, and support to meet the business requirements.
  • Takes the lead in developing solutions to solve customer issues.
  • Delivers complex messages/subjects matter in a style that is simple and easy to understand and appropriate for the audience.
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, equivalent work experience acceptable
  • 5+ years of related technical work experience in leading Software development projects/teams
  • Candidates with a strong analytical skills and an understanding of customer integrations, web based tools, and ERP (such as Oracle JDE E1) are preferred.
  • Experience with the following technologies required: MS-SQL Server; Oracle Database; .NET (VB or C#), JavaScript, HTML.
  • Demonstrated experience in the implementation of complex IT systems is required.
  • Experience in the practical application of software development methodologies is required.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing SOA solutions using web services (SOAP, REST, XML) (ideally 1-2 years)
  • Hands-on experience in implementing enterprise applications using J2EE or .NET (ideally 2-3 years)
  • Ability to lead design reviews with multi-functional teams
  • Excellent communications skills (technical as well as non-technical)
  • Fluent English language skills, written and spoken. Good command of German language skills.
  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed environment, inclusive of conflict resolution. Ability to manage staff that are resident in remote and diverse geographical locations.
  • Ability to travel as required (Approx. 10%).
Nice to have
  • Experience with the following technologies is a plus: Oracle Web Center, Informatica PowerCenter
  • Ability to work in a highly regulated environment. Working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Computers Systems Validation (CSV) is strongly preferred.
  • Applied experience with GMP and CSV, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry is a strong plus.
  • Working knowledge of LEAN/AGILE software development methodologies is strongly preferred.
  • Hands-on experience in using Oracle ADF frameworks or other similar web development frameworks, i.e. Angular JS or Backbone (ideally 1-2 years)
  • Experience in designing database solutions, i.e. Oracle (v11g or higher), from conceptual to physical (ideally 1-2 years)
We are looking forward to receive your application. Please refer to the above Job ID and include your salary expectations as
well as your period of notice.


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