Abbott Electrical Engineer I in Atlanta, Georgia

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Electrical Engineer I to be a member of the hardware research and development organization. You may support prototyping, electrical characterization and verification, PCB development, coding for test equipment, schematic symbol/footprint creation, and lab maintenance for our commercialized product.

The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for assisting various aspects of electrical engineering which may include:

  • Designing schematics and layout for prototyping

  • Creating test plans, collecting test data, analyzing results, writing engineering reports

  • Developing test code for test fixtures

  • Supporting lab infrastructure and PCB database library

  • Creating and reviewing schematic symbols and component footprints


  • Junior or Senior level student in Electrical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering with Electrical focus

  • Solid fundamental understanding of analog and digital circuits

  • Hands on experience in lab testing and debug of electrical circuits using standard bench equipment

  • Knowledge of schematic and layout PCB tools

  • Soldering and de soldering techniques and ability to assemble prototype boards

  • Strong verbal and written communication with good organizational skills and ability to multi-task

  • Ability to take initiative and work independently

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