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Software Configuration Analyst - LIMS

Solihull, Birmingham B37 7HG   •  £30K-£35K based on experience  •  Permanent, Full time

Are you experienced in configuring software data systems such as Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) or CRM solutions?

If yes, this could be a great opportunity for you to be part of a successful software-based company working in an evolving and rapidly growing life science sector.

About the role

As part of our growth, we’re looking for a motivated LIMS Configurator to join us as an integral member of our team.

You’ll work closely with our business analysts and internal teams, to drive the customization and configuration of our Achiever Medical LIMS system catering to the unique needs of our clients. Your expertise will be central to optimizing lab workflows, data accuracy, and overall efficiency.

Within the role, you will:

  • Collaborate closely with internal teams to understand specific requirements and design tailored LIMS configurations.

  • Customize sample types, attributes, testing parameters, and workflow steps to align with our clients’ diverse laboratory processes.

  • Configure user roles, permissions, and access controls to ensure data security and regulatory compliance.

  • Design and create data entry forms, reports, dashboards, and notifications to streamline information management.

  • Understand change requests and be adaptable working on diverse client projects; from large-scale implementations through to minor releases and software upgrades.

  • Stay updated on industry best practices and technological advancements to continually enhance our LIMS solutions.

About you

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working on complex LIMS, CRM or other similar software customization projects.

  • Expertise in configuring sample types, workflows, user roles, and instrument integrations.

  • Familiarity with data management best practices and regulatory compliance ideally within laboratory settings.

  • Strong problem-solving and organisational skills, with an ability to devise creative solutions to meet diverse client needs.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with teams.

  • Writing T-SQL is nice to have but not required.


  • Competitive Salary: £30K-£35K (Negotiable, based on experience).

  • Private healthcare after 12 months.

  • Employee pension contributions.

  • Holiday package: 32 days, including Bank Holidays.

  • Hybrid work model: Combination of on-site presence (Office in Solihull near Birmingham airport) and remote work.

  • On-site parking.

Who are we?

At Interactive Software, an award-winning technology company, we develop and deliver dynamic, integrated, cloud-based LIMS and CRM software to NHS Trusts, laboratories, and Universities around the world. We enable clinicians, researchers, and lab managers to seamlessly conduct critical work, offering complete traceability of lab processes and data.

If you have a passion for tailoring cutting-edge solutions to diverse laboratory needs, we invite you to apply. Join us in our mission to 'Make Every Sample Matter' and shape the future of lab management and research.

How to apply

Please send your CV and covering letter via the 'Apply' link, we aim to respond within two working days.

If you'd like to discuss this role, contact Simeon Ractliffe in confidence on 0115 698 0303 or email: simeonr@n2talent.com

N2 Talent is recruiting for this position on behalf of Interactive Software. We handle all enquiries, applications, and personal data in a safe and strictly confidential manner.

We’re unable to consider and assist individuals who require visa sponsorship.


Related skills: Bioinformatics, Biology, Computer Science, Life Science, Data Management, Technical Support

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  • Employer: Interactive Software
  • Contact: Simeon Ractliffe
  • Phone: 0115 698 0303
  • Posted: 6th September 2023
  • Expires: 4th October 2023

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