Abbott Engineer Digital Software QA in Mumbai, India

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Primary Job Function:

Individual contributor with comprehensive knowledge in the specific area who supports a global Devops team in analyzing, designing, building and testing global regulated applications. Has global responsibility for evaluating, selecting and introducing new strategic SLC methodologies and technologies, with a main focus on compliance with regulatory expectations.

Calls for defining, harmonizing and implementing value-added risk-based validation strategies to optimize the efficiency and effectiveness of associated business processes within Abbott divisions in order to improve the business processes of Abbott.

Core Job Responsibilities:

Provides IT validation packages in a Devops environment in compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

Works autonomously with related IT contacts and the business process SMEs for this purpose.

Supports DevOps teams as SQA lead for the automated testing and implementation of regulated IT applications.

Ensures continuous improvement and gives input related to the (Agile) validation strategy for IT changes.

Coordinates the introduction of new strategic methodologies; supports and approves the overall validation of global regulated applications

Defends the validation strategies to internal auditors, regulatory authorities and other certified bodies

Provides IT validation subject matter expertise

Tracks and reports validation progress of projects through available tracking tools.

Apply SQA Engineering principles throughout the Agile product life cycle to identify defect and design flaws

Collaborates with the development team to build compliance capabilities in order to assure the quality of the deliverables and ensures business needs are met.

The role must be familiar with Quality Risk Management principles and practices and guide teams and management with risk-based decision-making capabilities.

The role must be familiar with Good Documentation Practices and assist as appropriate with required documentation for compliance purposes.

Position Accountability/Scope:

Position cultivates a wide range of internal networks and begins to develop an extensive external network of resources to facilitate completion of tasks. Provides quality guidance to less experienced staff. Acts as a mentor to lower level individual contributors. Influence exercised at peer level and occasionally at first levels of management. Plans, organizes, and prioritizes own daily work routine to meet established schedule. Exercises authority and judgment within defined limits to determine appropriate action. Exercises judgment in selecting innovative and practical solutions to achieve problem resolution.

Failure to obtain results or erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in serious program delays and considerable expenditure of resources.

JOB FAMILY:

Information Risk & Quality Assurance

DIVISION:

GIS Global Information Services

LOCATION:

India > Mumbai : BKC Building

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Yes, 15 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Not Applicable

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

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

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The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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