Abbott Senior Engineer - Development Engineering in Witney, United Kingdom

Abbott Diabetes Care designs, develops and manufactures leading-edge glucose monitoring systems and test strips for use in both home and hospital settings, and has recently launched a new class of technology that will revolutionise how people with diabetes around the world monitor their blood glucose levels.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Electronic / Electrical Engineer to join our Development Engineering group in a Senior Engineer role.

You will be working in an R&D environment, part of a team designing manufacturing control systems. This incorporates PLC, HMI, Motion Control, Vision Systems, Instrumentation and PID control for desktop prototypes and modifications to manufacturing plant.

Specifically, your work will involve:

  • Contributing to product development projects from initiation through to manufacture;

  • Creating Electrical and Electronic Schematics;

  • Wiring Electrical and Electronic systems;

  • Design of Electronic systems and PCB design;

  • Working with suitable suppliers for equipment, services and materials.

To be successful, you will need a formal qualification such as a HNC, HND or degree in an Electronic or Electrical Engineering discipline.

You will also need to be able to demonstrate proven experience in a related role in which you have designed complex engineering solutions and demonstrated a creative and innovative approach to problem solving.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in a regulated environment such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals or healthcare.

In addition to a competitive salary, Abbott offers a highly attractive benefits package which includes a defined contribution pension scheme, a share ownership scheme, private healthcare, life assurance, and a flexible benefits scheme which you can tailor to your own requirements.

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