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 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Our location in Altavista, Virginia currently has an opportunity for a Systems Analyst.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Develops, designs, tests, and assists in the preparation, evaluation, and implementation of client application programming/systems solutions, and in the maintenance and modification of currently used programs.
Participates as a technical team member in design, programming, and testing of system projects and enhancements within a specific functional area.
Provides day-to-day support including problem resolution and coordination of operational activity relative to job scheduling, etc.
Researches & evaluates alternative solutions and makes recommendations for improved system operations, control or enhanced business function. Formulates logical statements of business requirements with some guidance; devises, tests and implements efficient cost-effective application program solutions.
Devises data verification methods & standard system procedures, participates in systems testing, prepares program test data. Also tests and debugs programs.
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
In specialized systems (e.g., POMSnet MES), effectively sets options to change the way the program works (configuration responsibilities).
Works under general supervision.
Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and to determine if desired overall results and objectives have been achieved.
Errors or failure to achieve results may result in lost manufactured product, lost manufacturing or shipping time, project delays, and/or the expenditure of more resources.
Independently conceives and develops general approaches to the solution of systems problems that require application of basic technical principles.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
Bachelors Degree or relevant 2-4 years experience.
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
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.
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 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.