Abbott Software Verification Engineer I in St. Paul, Minnesota

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 high caliber software engineer to join our Software Verification team. The Software Verification Engineer 1 will bring testing expertise to the verification and validation of Abbott Electrophysiology capital equipment systems. This high caliber individual will have input into the day-to-day impact of defects, workflow and software application associated with electrophysiology capital equipment systems. Responsibilities include requirements analysis, test design, test execution, defect issue resolution.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work independently and as a team member to plan, write, and execute test cases according to Abbott practices, FDA regulatory, and ISO standard procedures.

  • Participate in the requirements, hazard analysis, and design reviews for new features.

  • Design new test suites for new features and functionality.

  • Provide verification and validation perspective to R&D’s ongoing product development: requirements, product and test designs, defect reviews, user workflows, and field complaint investigations.

  • Maintain expert status and continuing proficiency in the field of software test engineering

  • Perform dry runs and formal Verification activities as required

  • Setup and configure Test Equipment

  • Record and close defects found during V&V activities.

Experience and Education Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.

  • 1+ years of professional software test engineering experience.

  • 1+ years of FDA regulated industry experience.

  • Experience with software development lifecycle management tools.

  • Organized, on-time, and detailed project management skills including project leadership.

  • Experience with Windows and LINUX operating systems.

  • Strong technical skill set, including spreadsheet, word processing, PowerPoint and specialized applications.

  • Excellent documentation skills in delivering information that adds value to management’s decision making process.

  • Experienced in quantitative, analytical, organizational, and follow-up skills.

  • Polished communicator - written documentation and oral presentations/ discussions/ meetings.

  • Excellent reputation for building relationships across various levels of an organization.

  • Organized, on-time, and detailed project management skills.

  • Energized attitude

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