Abbott Automated Test Development Quality Engineer II in Plano, Texas

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.


Position Summary:

To assure new or modified test systems conform to internal design requirements and quality standards, as well as establish compliance within the quality system. Responsible for maintaining a strong collaborative partnership with cross-functional team members that facilitates organizational success and meets business needs.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Plans, performs and documents development quality related activities, including but not limited to quality test, procedures for new and modified products and components, engineering test, and reliability tests.

  • Collaborates with R&D and Project Managers to establish test design and acceptance criteria. acceptance criteria.

  • Designs and conducts Process Validation Plans related to products being qualified and new equipment. Writes clear, concise, and complete reports.

  • Uses laboratory test equipment and instrumentation to obtain test data from the devices and be capable of anaylzing the data.

  • Audits software verification. Verifies test equipment/software repeatability.

  • Support quality activities ensuring automated test verification and validation planning, execution, and deliverables comply with quality system regulations

  • Responsible for running compliance and/or performance tests as needed to ensure delivery of a test system, and conducting cross-functional root-cause analysis investigation and issue resolution activities

  • Support and ensure the establishment of objective, measurable, discrete, and verifiable test design requirements


  • BS degree in Engineering (e.g., Electrical, Computer science, etc.), or in a physical science, a related field, or equivalent.

  • Typically a minimum of three plus years of progressively more responsible work experience in a high technology manufacturing environment.

  • Broad cross-disciplinary and in-depth knowledge of the development quality profession.

  • Requires comprehensive written and verbal communication, interpersonal, facilitation, presentation, quantitative, analytical, organizational, and follow-up skills, the ability to meet deadlines on multiple projects as well as the ability to converse effectively with all levels of employees.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and comply with applicable U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations and Company operating procedures, processes, policies, and tasks.

  • Advanced personal computer skills including spreadsheet, word processing database management, and specialized applications.

  • Documented record of delivering design assurance engineering information which adds value to management's decision making process.




ASJM Abbott St. Jude Medical


United States > Texas : 6901 Preston Road





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Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Keyboard use (greater or equal to 50% of the workday)

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