Abbott Technical Application Specialist Validation & Verification - Benelux in Hoofddorp, Netherlands

For our Alinity products Abbott is looking:

Technical Application Specialist V alidation & Verification - Benelux

Primary Objective of Position

  • Works with the customer to plan out how specimen correlations will occur, including sample acquisition, study design, reagent procurement, and depletion of current method inventory. Standardizes Validation & Verification process and customer packages within a commercial region.

Major Accountabilities

  • Supports new instrument and assay implementations through Test Of Record (TOR), especially for the customer validation and verification studies.

  • Perform on-site assay investigation, troubleshooting and study planning and execution.

  • Designs, conducts, and leads advanced validation/verification studies; provides technical leadership.

  • Analyzes data from multiple experiments, formulates conclusions and determines future experiments. Integrates data and identifies critical process variables. Presents scientific observations to others.

  • Establishes criteria and technical standards for excellence; anticipates, recognizes and resolves technical problems; identifies new directions for validation and verifications.

  • Documentation: Appropriately documents experimental procedures and results according to established guidelines.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Bachelors / Engineering degree in medical / electrical / mechanical or medical technology is preferred.


  • Proven track record in a similar position supported by management and customer references.

  • Successful engagement with customers, specifically lab staff.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Technical expert for product line responsibility.

  • Strong experience in use of analytical tools and software.

  • Strong experience in planning and execution of validation and verification studies.

  • Well aware of in lab safety requirements.

  • Expert in statistical analysis of study data.

  • Multi-lingual, fluent in French, Dutch and English.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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