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Abbott IT Infrastructure Specialist iSeries (f/m) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your 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, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has more than 3,000 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. Alere in Cologne and Jena is now Abbott.

Abbott is looking for an

IT Infrastructure Specialist iSeries (m/f)

for the department Business Technology Services based in Wiesbaden.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide level-2 iSeries support, including incident handling, problem resolution, and Break/Fix

  • Provide Power 6, Power 7 and Power 8 hardware maintenance and software maintenance (i5/OS V5R4, V6R1, V7R1, V7R3)

  • Provide change management support including installation qualification, operational qualification, and configuration management (BMC Remedy)

  • Provide development and maintenance of system documentation (technical, operations, support and user)

  • Coordinate technical resources for disaster recovery planning and testing for infrastructure and client business applications

  • Install, test and upgrade enterprise/region-wide systems, including hardware, operating systems and infrastructure , for both new and existing systems as well as implements system security for operating systems

  • Participate in the design of divisional, common, or shared systems with an enterprise/regional scope, including hardware, operating systems and infrastructure software for both new and existing systems. Develop requirements, workflow and systems analysis

  • Knowledge of installing and supporting widely used third party products which includes IBM, Helpsystems, Infor, NetIQ, HA tools ie OMS400 and ODS400, Mimix, Itera, iCluster

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, or technical institute degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field.

  • 4 to 6 years of IT work experience in computer systems or support with demonstrated working in-depth knowledge of hardware and software products and problem solving/troubleshooting

  • Excellent communication skills and high flexibility,

  • Fluent in German and English

  • Ability to work in a team (globally)

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

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