Abbott Senior Hardware Technician in St. Paul, Minnesota

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their 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, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

We are seeking a high caliber Senior Hardware Technician to support the Continuation Engineering team within the Cardiac Arrhythmia and Heart Failure, Electrophysiology Research & Development organization, focused specifically on EnSite, Ampere, TactiSys and WorkMate hardware platforms and associated accessories. This individual will need to have hands on electronics experience, ability to troubleshoot electronics, and good documentation and organizational skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Complete hands-on electronics work. This includes design, debug and build of circuitry, specialty cables, and other parts in a lab environment.

  • Provides design verification test support. Must be able to follow and execute test protocols.

  • Must have good documentation skills that are clear and concise

  • Supports and will occasionally lead design and technical reviews

  • Communicates project status and issues/concerns to the appropriate management levels.

  • Identifies project risks

  • Ensures compliance with procedural and documentation requirements of Abbott, FDA and ISO design controls


  • 7+ years experience in technician role with medical devices experience or other highly regulated industry preferred

  • Minimum 2-year Associate‚Äôs degree in electronics is required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Windchill Product life cycle management (PLM) experience

  • Ability to effectively use Microsoft Products including Word and Excel

  • Altium or other ECAD tool experience, including PCB layout and component library managment

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