Skip to main content

Working at PerkinElmer | Jobs and Careers at PerkinElmer

Laboratory IT Service Engineer


Apply Now


Location Schachen, LucerneCH Job ID JR-029823

Position Information

Position Title

Laboratory IT Service Engineer

Reports to Title:

Laboratory IT Group Leader/Customer IT Site Head

Job Purpose:

The future Lab Computing IT Service Engineer will work for the OneSource division of PerkinElmer with a permanent role at the customer’s site. He will provide IT and business analysis services with focus on software for analytical laboratory instruments from all vendors. This role strongly includes computer system validation/compliance services and GxP documentation review. The designee will team up with the local Lab Computing team as well as with globally acting lab computing division and support the other PerkinElmer practices and divisions. 

Job Duties:

  • Implements, monitors and provides technical support of customer laboratory IT environments, typically integrated with instrumentation
  • Acts as the technical support contact for field service engineers, repairing and troubleshooting client instrument and information technology issues
  • Acts as Liaison for software/hardware related inquiries
  • Participates in client team meetings
  • IT Technical review of validation and compliance documents supporting GxP computerized systems
  • Implements Windows based security, including:  user / group permissions, file / folder permissions, group policies, local security policies, etc.


  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Life Science or equivalent industry experience
  • 2+ years of relevant technical experience including Windows technologies, networking, remote computing and backup systems
  • Experience with scientific instrumentation is preferred
  • Preferable 2 years of GxP experience

Required Skills:

  • Excellent customer service skills complimented by an ability to listen to and interpret client requests
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex instrument and technology issues.
  • Ability to identify, track and complete tasks for multiple projects under prescribed timeframes

Work Conditions:

  • Lab and Office Environment (Need to follow Personal Protective Equipment and Safety Polices)
Apply Now

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

Recently Viewed Jobs

You have not recently viewed any jobs.

Saved Jobs

You have not saved any jobs.

“PerkinElmer has empowered and provided me the opportunity to learn and grow with the company. Every success is celebrated at PerkinElmer. I contribute every success to my supportive mentors and my team, the best that I have got in my entire corporate years. The sense of belongingness and respect for each other gave me a deeper meaning of what a family truly means. At PerkinElmer, I have found my family.”

Cherylle Galapon, Sales Manager, Diagnostics, Philippines, KOSJ

“PerkinElmer is, by essence, a truly ethical company and I feel myself supported and valued. It is great to work in a place where my personal values match the company´s values, and that is PerkinElmer for me”

Michel dos Santos, Sr. Manager, Diagnostics, Brazil, LATAM

Sign Up for Job Alerts

Sign up to receive PerkinElmer job alerts and communications. Choose an interest and/or a location then click Add. Do this for each alert you want to set up. A list of your selected alerts will appear in the section below. Once you’re satisfied with your selections, provide your email address and click Submit to finish your signup.

Interested In

  • IT, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove
  • Life Science, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove
  • Services, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove
  • Corporate Functions, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove
  • Service Engineer, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove
  • OneSource, Schachen, Canton of Lucerne, SwitzerlandRemove