Abbott IT Quality and Compliance Auditor 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.

IT Compliance Auditor description:

  • Systematically evaluate and improve the BTS Quality System through a disciplined approach of performing internal audits and analysis of quality IT systems and operational areas.

  • Ensure BTS IT Quality systems are developed and maintained in accordance with global Abbott Policies and Standards and/or local regulatory requirements

  • Monitor the performance of Corrective and Preventative Action processes that address findings identified during the audit

  • Collects and analyzes data related to the tracking and trending of audit related topics

  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written skills

  • Participate in cross-divisional teams to represent BTS IT Audit

  • Work with inspection support team to manage direct audits of BTS: roles include but are not limited to:

  • working directly with the auditors

  • acting as liaison between the auditor and respective organizations within BTS

  • coordinating back room audit activities as necessary.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing risk-based audit plans to properly evaluate the audit objectives and scope

  • Develop and manage audit schedule

  • Conduct and manage audits against applicable quality regulations and standards, internal

  • quality management system requirements

  • Provide communication and status to management during the course of audits

  • Develop and issue audit reports in a timely manner

  • Maintain tracking of findings and action items

  • Monitor action items and notify responsible parties of deadlines

  • Collect necessary data to report metrics as defined by management

  • Remain current on policy and standards that govern the BTS Quality System

The position is accountable to the Sr Mgr IT Quality & Compliance

Minimum Qualifications:

The position requires Bachelor’s degree or High School diploma with equivalent IT and /or compliance experience. Preferred audit certifications CQA, CSQE, CSTE.

4+ years of IT/compliance experience.

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