Abbott Business Analyst, II - Shop Floor Apps in Sylmar, California

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.

Primary liaison between the IT and business areas. Provides direct support to assigned business area. Works directly with clients and applies IT, business knowledge and experience to develop and understand the business case and business requirements to solve for technology related business problems. Leads department level initiatives or Project manage larger scope initiative. Provides assistance to Program or Project managers on phases of a larger project. May assist in business relationship management, business strategy, planning and portfolio/demand management.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

  • Applies and executes standard information systems theories, concepts and techniques and assists in the development of standards and procedures.

  • Partners with Corporate service providers to investigate alternatives, which use of existing applications.

  • Conducts training.

  • Manages initiatives according to milestones and within budget constraints.

  • Identifies and implements process improvements.

  • Independently conceives and develops general approaches to develop business requirements and business case.

  • Determines and develops approach to problem.

  • Work is reviewed for soundness of business judgment and to determine if overall results and objectives have been achieved.

  • Medium/high complexity work.

  • Errors or failure to achieve expected results may result in project delays or the expenditure of more resources than was planned.

  • Works with minimal management direction.

  • No budget responsibility.

  • May have indirect team responsibility.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of Analyst experience in a regulated manufacturing environment.

  • Advanced knowledge of Manufacturing Execution systems (MES) (FTPC Preferred).

  • Familiar with manufacturing production floor processes and problem solving.

  • Implementation experience of an MES system from paper to paperless.

  • Project Management experience in leading small to medium projects.

  • Familiar with BABOK methodologies.

  • SAP (Routings, BoMs, Material Master) experience.

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