Abbott Systems Technician II, Neuromodulation in Plano, Texas

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.

Responsible for the acquisition, planning, inventory, organization, qualification, preventative maintenance, repair, and documentation for inventory of test fixtures, measurement equipment, and product under test used by Product Development department. Position would require interface with Manufacturing, Quality, Metrology, and other cross functional groups as necessary.

Major, On-Going Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate test equipment inventory tracking and facilitate distribution and collection of equipment to lab personnel

  • Perform approved qualification procedures on test fixtures and product units under test

  • Ensure equipment is maintained and calibrated per designated schedule

  • Evaluate and repair failing test equipment and document unscheduled maintenance activities

  • Coordination of equipment needs across the Product Development department, identify equipment shortages, and work with management to budget and acquire needed materials

  • Support engineering by assisting in the purchasing of components and equipment

  • Work cross functionally to ensure that the documented equipment records and labeling are accurate and currentExperience & Training:

  • Associate’s Degree in Electronics or related experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in electronics, metrology, or computer field. Must have basic knowledge of analog and digital electronics theory. Excellent troubleshooting skills.

  • Knowledge of test equipment such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, function generators, frequency counters, and logic analyzers. CAD experience for PCB or IC development desired.

  • Medical device experience valued.

  • Must possess good verbal and written English skills. Strong mechanical /machining skills a plus.

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