Abbott Digital Solutions Architect in Waukegan, Illinois

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.

Abbott is looking for a Digital Solutions Architect to join the Digital Solutions Delivery team.

As a Digital Solutions Architect you will play a critical role in the delivery of best in class consumer experiences. This is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for the solution design and architecture across mobile, web and marketing automation solutions.


  • Establishes and implement of contemporary digital architectures capable of meeting a continuously changing industry and market environment to support Abbott’s digital transformation

  • Translating business requirements into specific system architectures through to design.

  • Technical leadership skills in driving architecture, helping with technical trade-offs, and driving best practices

  • Contribute to the development and implementation of Abbott’s digital capabilities

  • Create system level design and detailed technical architecture documents.

  • Investigate and develop new best practices and methodologies

  • Provides leadership and hands-on technical direction to deliver world class customer experiences

  • Tool and technology selection. Drive standardization and reuse of industry leading technology across the organization

Education/ Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree/ Master’s Degree preferred

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in delivering IT solutions in an enterprise digital landscape

  • Minimum 4 years of digital marketing, web design, mobile or interactive media. Digital product delivery experience preferred

  • Experience or familiarity with technologies and best practices in areas not limited to: Customer experience, CRM, marketing/sales automation, web content management, mobile solutions, social engagement, data driven marketing (DMP), paid display, event bus, audience selection and tag management

  • Excellent track record in delivering complex and cross functional programs

  • A strong background in technical design / architecture

  • The candidate must Enterprise CMS knowledge with either Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), SDL Tridion and/ or Sitecore

  • A solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and contemporary design patterns/practices

  • Minimum 5 years business consulting & development experience with AEM/CQ5

  • Minimum 5 years of experience with Agile SCRUM development

  • The candidate must have knowledge in preferably Java and /or strong background in Scala/C#/Node.js/C++ Experience in 2 or more of the following web technologies (Angular.js, Node.js, React, HTML5, CSS,, Spring, REST or other)

  • Applied knowledge of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) and best practices

  • Prior experience developing or working with Cloud-based technologies such as Amazon Web Services is highly desired

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