Abbott Senior Software Engineer .net C# in Abbott Park, Illinois
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 Abbott Park, Illinois currently has an opportunity for Senior Software Engineer – C# .Net Development.
The fundamental function for this role will be the design and development of applications to support extensions to our current Transfusion Product offerings in the area of simulations and test automation.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
You will work on building software to simulate our transfusion instruments to allow our software engineers to test their software at their workstations. Additionally you may also get the opportunity to work on developing innovative solutions to automate the functional testing of our next generation software offerings.
Collaborate closely with all the other members of the team to take shared responsibility for the overall efforts that the team has committed to.
Interact with users as necessary to clarify requirements and take ownership for the quality of software.
Break larger projects into smaller ones that can be delivered iteratively, using an agile mindset.
Problem solve, understand, and analyze complex issues and propose workable solutions.
Prioritize work based on benefit and project timelines.
Work with existing toolsets while simultaneously bringing new ideas and approaches into the team.
Adhere to and respect working agreements with teams when working on projects.
Support post-deployment fallouts on projects worked on and released to production.
Education and experience you’ll bring
Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in a technical field (Computer Science, Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathmatics) or relevent software certification e.g. Udacity Nanodegree)
4+ years of experience in software development (combination of programming-heavy coursework, school projects, freelance work and professional experience)
Experience in C#, .NET development
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of creating technical design documentation
Knowledge of unit testing practices
Knowledge of User Interface testing practices
Knowledge of design practices
General understanding of object-oriented design and development.
Demonstrated ability to set and meet tight deadlines and function well under pressure.
Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
Problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Working knowledge of Atlassian Suite - BitBucket, JIRA, Bamboo & Confluence
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 at http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx
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.
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