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Abbott Sr Scientist Technical Support (AMD) in Des Plaines, Illinois

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries .

At Abbott Molecular, we realize the potential of personalized care as the laboratory’s most trusted and preferred source for molecular diagnostic solutions. We are a division of Abbott Laboratories, a global, diversified healthcare innovator with a legacy of pioneering work in medical diagnostics.

Abbott Molecular Our Des Plaines, IL site has an opportunity for Sr Scientist Technical Suppor t, who would Independently manage complex, long-duration projects, product improvements and investigations. Proactively identify opportunities for significant operational, process, or product improvements

WHAT YOU WILL DO :

Project Management - Independently design, manage, and conduct complex long duration projects, product improvements, and investigations (or supports Third Party Manufacturer projects).

2. Product and Process Improvement - Independently manage complex long duration projects, product improvements, and investigations.

Recognizes opportunities and proposes novel ideas for significant operational, process or product improvements.

Proactively identify opportunities for significant operational, process or product improvements.

performance characteristics-

Identify technical alternatives and make risk-based decisions within the area.

Use technical data that interacts with multiple areas and processes.

Provides diverse, independent technical data and insight to support risk management evaluation and assessment.

3 . Design Control & Risk Management - Effectively balances compliance risk and business risk to create and review risk management files.

4 . Complaint and Internal Investigations - Independently manages complex investigations to resolution.

Demonstrates advanced statistical techniques, MAIC and or project management tools.

Provides audit inputs and support as required.

5. Technical Support - Assist in resolution of multiple complex technical and quality issues across

functions (instrument, reagents, software and commodities). Anticipate, recognize and resolve technical issues.

6. Sharing Knowledge - Presents complex technical information to internal and external groups.

Shares scientific information and expertise with customers and regulatory agencies.

Experience mentoring and teaching others to facilitate timely resolution of product and process technical issues.

7. Strategic and Results Orientation - Demonstrates fiscal responsibility through actionable recommendations and accomplishments.

Translates top-level goals to specific goals and aligns activities with respective strategic.

Receives infrequent direction and provides work directions for other technical personnel.

Identifies, understands and resolves technical problems and operational issues.

Anticipates and avoids reoccurrences.

Utilizes appropriate experimental, statistical and project management tools.

Applies specialized knowledge of product or process design, standardization, performance anchors and modes of control to create and review risk management files.

Maintains detailed knowledge and understanding of product or process design.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE, YOU’LL BRING :

Required :

Bachelor’s degree in scientific and technical field is desired or relevant combination of education and experience.

4 years’ related work experience. Advanced degree preferred. (Advanced degree(s) may offset required years of experience).

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority (Include for Manufacturing roles only)

  • Production areas that are clean, well-lit and temperature-controlled (Include for Manufacturing roles only)

  • Training and career development , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance

  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans

  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs

  • Paid time off

  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match

  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

*Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: * www.abbottbenefits.com (http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx)

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com , on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/abbott-/ , on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews (https://twitter.com/AbbottNews)

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com

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