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Abbott Systems Engineer - Cloud Solutions in Westford, Massachusetts
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries
Abbott Vascular provides innovative, minimally invasive and cost-effective products for treatment of vascular disease. Our extensive portfolio includes drug-eluting stents, bare metal stents, guide wires, balloon dilatation catheters, imaging catheters and software, vessel closure devices and peripheral stents.
Our location in Westford, MA, currently has an opportunity for a Systems Engineer, Cloud Solutions . The Systems Engineer, Cloud Solutions will help implement cloud connectivity solutions to Abbott’s line of hospital cardiovascular diagnostic systems. He or she will collaborate with architects, developers and service personnel to design and implement a strategy to export service and clinical data to the cloud, create solutions to download new applications, and identify and/or develop solutions to view, analyze and process cloud data. The person we hire will have some experience with similar solutions. This is a hands-on position which will require planning, execution and collaborative skills.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Participate in the creation of a connectivity roadmap for Abbott’s imaging and physiology products in the hospital.
Design and develop connectivity software in Abbott products.
Define and implement visualization and analytics tools for cloud data consumers.
Ensure compliance of all connectivity solutions with regulatory standards, including cybersecurity and privacy rules established for medical equipment by FDA and other regulatory bodies.
In conjunction with Abbott’s service department, work with hospital IT departments to allow access of Abbott equipment to the hospital network and the Internet, and perform all needed privacy and security assessments.
Keep current with cloud technologies and their impact on Abbott’s connectivity roadmap.
Collaborate with other Abbott’s divisions to share and leverage knowledge and implementation experiences.
Coordinate the implementation of solutions with technical resources and members of the process and business teams.
Drive resolution of implementation and technical issues related to assigned projects.
Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements
Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments. Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.
Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU’LL BRING
Bachelors Degree (± 16 years)Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or a related engineering field. Or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
2+ years of experience implementing cloud/connectivity solutions.
Ability to implement IoT client solutions and applications, preferably in a regulated industry.
Self-driven, able to collaborate in teams and interact with customers.
Demonstrable programming skills in cloud technologies.
Experience documenting functional and technical requirements, technical design, test cases and training material.
Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.
Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.
Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.
Strong business and technical aptitude with an attitude to solve complex problems.
Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner.
Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.
Ability to travel approximately 10%, including internationally.
Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.
Masters Degree (± 18 years) In a relevant discipline/concentration, including Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or a related engineering field. With relevant project experience preferred.
4+ years of experience implementing cloud/connectivity solutions.
Knowledge and experience with medical device regulations a plus.
Knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning a plus.
Familiarity with Microsoft desktop applications a plus.
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: www.abbottbenefits.com at http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
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