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Abbott Product Manager, Digital Platforms in Alameda, California

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

At Abbott, we believe people with diabetes should have the freedom to enjoy active lives. That’s why we’re focused on helping people with diabetes manage their health more effectively and comfortably, with life-changing products that provide accurate data to drive better-informed decisions. We’re revolutionizing the way people monitor their glucose levels with our new sensing technology.

Abbott Diabetes Care is seeking a Product Manager to join our Digital Platforms Group, which is responsible for software-based products and services that expand and enhance the capabilities of the FreeStyle Libre platform, the world’s #1 continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) solution.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Define and advance the digital product strategy and roadmap

  • Identify and prioritize unmet user needs, and translate them into product requirements

  • Collaborate with product designers to define the total user experience

  • Plan and execute formative design research and usability testing

  • Collaborate with software engineering to implement and test new features and/or products

  • Train internal stakeholders on new features and/or products

  • Collaborate with product marketing to produce promotional and/or educational content

  • Provide on-market product support to Global Commercial Operations

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU’LL BRING

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree with 4 years experience or MBA with at least 2 years of related digital experience.

  • Strong presentation and communication skills, proactive and resourceful with a “can do” attitude.

  • Innovative and able to think open, broadly and strategically

  • Strong analytical skills able to draw conclusions from data, management information and trends

  • Enjoys responding quickly and influencing people to deliver

  • Sound time management skills, ensuring that work is produced to agreed deadlines and high standards

  • Highly organized, focused and committed to achieving goals

  • Thrives under pressure with tight deadlines on several initiatives simultaneously

  • Understanding of delivering digital success in a regulated environment

  • Ability to lead/manage program budgets monthly, create and manage purchase orders and scope of work documents with procurement

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: 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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An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com

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