Specialist, Single Compound Purification Application Support, Research IT

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Nassprk, NJ

Working with Us
Challenging. Meaningful. Life-changing. Those aren’t words that are usually associated with a job. But working at Bristol Myers Squibb is anything but usual. Here, uniquely interesting work happens every day, in every department. From optimizing a production line to the latest breakthroughs in cell therapy, this is work that transforms the lives of patients, and the careers of those who do it. You’ll get the chance to grow and thrive through opportunities uncommon in scale and scope, alongside high-achieving teams rich in diversity. Take your career farther than you thought possible.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Read more: careers.bms.com/working-with-us.

Position Summary:

At BMS, digital innovation and Information Technology are central to our vision of transforming patients’ lives through science. To accelerate our ability to serve patients around the world, we must unleash the power of technology. We are committed to being at the forefront of transforming the way medicine is made and delivered by harnessing the power of computer and data science, artificial intelligence, and other technologies to promote scientific discovery, faster decision making, and enhanced patient care.

If you want an exciting and rewarding career that is meaningful, consider joining our diverse team!

Desired Candidate Characteristics:

  • Have a strong commitment to a career in technology with a passion for healthcare.

  • Ability to understand the needs of the business and commitment to deliver the best user experience and adoption.

  • Able to collaborate across multiple teams.

  • Demonstrated leadership experience.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Innovative and inquisitive nature to ask questions, offer bold ideas and challenge the status quo.

  • Agility to learn new tools and processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Production support and life cycle management for various systems used by Research IT.

  • Maintain and develop run book documentation, end user support documentation, and release documentation.

  • Responsible for managing technology assets, ensuring they are reliable, accessible, and secure.

  • Participates in operational activities such as maintenance and break-fix releases, security assessments, risk assessments, incident response, provisioning of user accounts, etc.

  • Ability to understand, prioritize, and communicate IT needs to our business colleagues and stakeholders.

  • Supports enhancement releases and upgrades, including requirement gather, and testing.

  • Identifies and/or supports continuous improvement activities.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Requires basic knowledge and technical skills typically gained through a university degree and minimal relevant prior experience or HS diploma/technical school and relevant certifications plus 2 years of directly relevant experience.

  • Familiarity with scientific data formats, data preprocessing, and analysis methodologies.

  • Experience with querying and managing data using SQL or similar database technologies.

  • Familiar with AWS DevOps, Cloud deployment, automation, and infrastructure management.

  • Makes basic decisions requiring limited judgment and using established procedures and methodologies. Work is done under close supervision.

  • Responsible for supporting Functional team members and performing basic tasks with some oversight​.

  • Collaborates and works with stakeholders to meet requests.​

  • Explains own work clearly and explains any independent judgement well.​

  • Understanding of functional business context and how their work may apply.

  • Demonstrates openness to learning and developing. Takes a responsibility for their own development and growth.​

  • Understands the team's performance and how their work may impact the team goal.​

  • Collects and reviews data sources and tries to apply potential recommendations. Able to compile data in reviewing for data integrity/audits.​

  • Experience in using agile tools (e.g., Jira) and IT Service Management tools (e.g., ServiceNow).

  • Ability to flex to support releases during non-standard work hours.


The starting compensation for this job is a range from $60,000 - $84,000, plus incentive cash and stock opportunities (based on eligibility). The starting pay rate takes into account characteristics of the job, such as required skills and where the job is performed. Final, individual compensation will be decided based on demonstrated experience. Eligibility for specific benefits listed on our careers site may vary based on the job and location. For more on benefits, please visit our Working With Us (bms.com).

Benefit offerings are subject to the terms and conditions of the applicable plans then in effect and may include the following: Medical, pharmacy, dental and vision care. Wellbeing support such as the BMS Living Life Better program and employee assistance programs (EAP). Financial well-being resources and a 401(K). Financial protection benefits such as short- and long-term disability, life insurance, supplemental health insurance, business travel protection and survivor support. Work-life programs include paid national holidays and optional holidays, Global Shutdown Days between Christmas and New Year’s holiday, up to 120 hours of paid vacation, up to two (2) paid days to volunteer, sick time off, and summer hours flexibility. Parental, caregiver, bereavement, and military leave. Family care services such as adoption and surrogacy reimbursement, fertility/infertility benefits, support for traveling mothers, and child, elder and pet care resources. Other perks like tuition reimbursement and a recognition program.

If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesn’t perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.

Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing Careers
With a single vision as inspiring as “Transforming patients’ lives through science™ ”, every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

On-site Protocol
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is a necessary job function of this role, which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and it enhances the Company culture.

BMS is dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace accommodations/adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request a reasonable workplace accommodation/adjustment prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodations/adjustments in completing this application, or in any part of the recruitment process, direct your inquiries to adastaffingsupport@bms.com. Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.

BMS cares about your well-being and the well-being of our staff, customers, patients, and communities. As a result, the Company strongly recommends that all employees be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and keep up to date with Covid-19 boosters.

BMS will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, pursuant to applicable laws in your area.

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