Abbott Technical Support Engineer in Donegal Town, Ireland

Company Details:

Abbott is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott serves people in more than 130 countries and employs approximately 100,000 people.

In the North West of Ireland Abbott Diabetes Care is currently going through a significant expansion as we introduce new technology and machinery to manufacture the Libre Freestyle Sensor which is revolutionary in the care and management of Diabetes. As part of this expansion we have an immediate requirement for a Scientist / Technical Support Engineer

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Job Specification:

  • Create & lead complex project plans, managing the associated cost and time constraints

  • Support the development and execution of engineering trials / characterisation studies or contribute to analytical development through design and execution of experiments, data analysis and communication of conclusions through presentations and reports.

  • Coordinate and contribute to the design of SOPs, test methods, protocols, specifications and validation documentation (IQ/OQ/PQ).

  • Data management, trending (including SPC) and reporting of product performance and other business measures.

Requirements for the role:

  • Science or engineering degree with experience in either : Materials Science, Analytical Chemistry or Process Engineering / Development (Desirable Postgraduate qualification MSc or PhD in relevant subject desirable)

  • Strong understanding of the principles of experimental design and data analysis.

  • Excellent communication / interpersonal skills.

  • Enthusiastic and energetic with the ability to integrate quickly into a team environment.

  • Demonstrated flexible and innovative approach to work.

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