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Filled Abbott

Scientist IV

  • Internship
  • Des Plaines, USA

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Job description

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

     

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Scientist IV

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. 

Position Overview:

Conducts research utilizing multiple experimental techniques.

Investigates and develops new procedures under the guidance of a research scientist, project coordinator, or R&D Manager.

May act as lead scientist on one project and contributor to other projects.

Interacts with other groups and shares information; participates in team activities.

Position Responsibilities:

·  Defines project goals and is responsible for timely project completion.
·  Responsible for own Redbook documentation, and for the accuracy, quality, and timeliness of experimental results.
·  Summarizes data and analyzes results, independently formulates conclusions, and determines future experiments.
·  Actively participates in routine maintenance, lab safety; may assume roles of responsibility, such as training or document control.
·  Prepares and delivers presentations of project results to others; presents data to larger and more diverse audiences.
·  Teaches processes and problem-solving techniques. May lead others in project teams.
·  Participates in project planning and updates.
·  Prepares and aligns goals with manager's goals.

Position Accountabilities

·  Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
·  Understands and consistently follows documented procedures.
·  Plans and executes assigned projects; utilizes thorough technical and
·  theoretical understanding of relevant techniques.
·  Applies quantitative methods: analyzes data, evaluates results, forms
·  conclusions, and provides/implements process or document improvements.
·  Executes experiments; participates in experimental design.
·  Utilizes DOE where appropriate.
·  May assist in the design of experiments for others.
·  Actively uses the appropriate resources to conduct literature searches.
·  Applies basic computer skills (includes word processing, spreadsheets,
·  instrumentation-related and Abbott network systems).
·  Produces reports and documents utilizing advanced writing skills.
·  Utilizes analytical instruments; trains others in their operation.
·  Recognizes and resolves technical problems.
·  Contributes to the definition and timely achievement of overall project goals.
·  Ensures activities are consistent with project plan.
·  Responsible for own Redbook documentation, and for the accuracy, quality,
·  and timeliness of experimental results.
·  Summarizes data and analyzes results, formulates experimental conclusions,
·  and reviews project progress with supervisor.
·  Actively participates in routine maintenance, lab safety; may assume roles of responsibility, such as training or document control.

Education/ Skills/ Experience:

·  Knowledge of regulations and standards affecting IVDs and Biologics.
·  PhD. in a life or physical science with 2+ years research or industrial experience; Or B.S./M.S. degree with research experience sufficient to demonstrate
·  Prepares results of projects internally and may present externally.
·  Reviews, evaluates, and critiques presentations for others.
·  Presents complex technical data to large and diverse groups.
·  Trains others on the theoretical and practical basis of techniques, processes and assays.
·  Participates in project planning, updates, and process improvements.

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   

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. 

Connect with us at  www.abbott.com , on Facebook at  www.facebook.com/Abbott  and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal. 

     

JOB FAMILY:

Research and Discovery

     

DIVISION:

AMD Molecular

        

LOCATION:

United States > AMD - Des Plaines : DP02

     

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

     

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

     

TRAVEL:

No

     

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

No

     

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

     
Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

     
EEO is the Law link - English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf

     
EEO is the Law link - Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf