Covance Automation System Analyst in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job Overview

Automation System Analyst - Excellent opportunities for growth and development.

We highly encourage recent grads with experience in automation/robotics to apply.

Come work as an Automation System Analyst at the top Clinical Research Organization. We offer great benefits with opportunities to grow, and learn alongside accomplished professionals.

The Company - COVANCE

As one of the world's largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies, Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of the all prescription drugs in the marketplace today.

Our Pillars

  • Revealing Opportunities

  • Unique Perspective

  • Transforming Results

The Position

We are looking for a full time Automation System Analyst, experience with automation or IT projects in highly regulated environements is preferable. Position is exempt, with a competitive salary.


  • Provide support for integration of fulfillment system to other enterprise systems.

  • Provide support of integration of fulfillment system to automation.

  • Gain solid understanding of the business process, workflows and data.

  • Work closely with day to day operations to solve problems and seek improvements.

  • Work with vendor to define requirements for new software.

  • Gather requirements, design and deploy functionality to meet business requirements.

  • Assist in technical specifications and other deliverable documents.

  • Develop test cases and plans to complete the unit testing.

  • Provide on-call support for production applications.

  • Develop a deep understanding of applications and integration and bring issues to resolution.

  • Monitor application performance and improve response times.

  • Configure application for the best performance.

  • Plan for and apply application software patches.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferred

Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology


  • 1 to 2 years experience supporting packaged applications/experience in automation/experience in robotics

  • Proficiency in at least one programming language.

  • Excellent knowledge of hardware, Windows, network and communications, multi-tiered architecture and applications.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Collaborates effectively and excels in a team environment.

  • Strong potential of learning in a fast paced environment.

Job Number 2018-18951

Job Category Other

Position Type Full-Time

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