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 113,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Sr. Business Analyst- Software Development
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
Diagnostic testing is a compass, providing information that helps in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a range of health conditions.
Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools give you accurate, timely information to better manage your health. We're empowering smarter medical and economic decision-making to help transform the way people manage their health at all stages of life. Every day, more than 10 million tests are run on Abbott's diagnostics instruments, providing lab results for millions of people.
Our location in Charlottesville, VA currently has an opportunity for a Sr. Business Analyst (BA)within our Cardiometabolic & Informaticsbusiness unit. The BA plays a critical role on the Agile Development Team acting in a dual role as Business Analyst and Scrum Master. The BA is actively engaged with the Team by: representing; advocating and shepherding the many customer voices; ensuring that the products we deliver meet the diverse and competing needs of our customers (internal and external); understanding and identifying opportunities, flows, and issues with discussions and interactions within the entire project team.
The BA is responsible for facilitating discussions between the Product Owner, Stakeholders, and the Development Team to ensure the full scope of requirements has been defined and balanced with an overall technical understanding of the solution. The BA role requires excellent communication and facilitation skills and the ability to work interdependently with the team and effectively challenge the status quo to reach successful business outcomes.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Define and document software requirements
Gather product feedback from internal stakeholders and external customers
Produce elements of systems design, including data migration rules, business rules, workflows, wireframes, high fidelity mockups, or other detailed deliverables
Facilitates and participates in risk analysis, including failure mode and effects analysis
Author design transfer documentation to be consumed by internal and external customers
Contributes to the improvement and maintenance of the Quality Management System with a focus on requirements in the design and development process
Guide and coach cross-functional teams to excellence
Facilitate team meetings and scrum ceremonies
Protect the team from distractions and interruptions
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
Bachelor's Degree and threefive-plus years of related experience or eightor more equivalent years of related experience
5+ Year of Agile experience
Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
Experience using Agile Tools to manage backlog and track iterations
Strong communication, both written and verbal
Strong attention to detail
Able to think strategically and independently
Demonstrated ability to drive a team towards deadlines
Demonstrated people management experience; ability to coach, mentor, and grow junior talent
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority
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 a 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.