Abbott Program Manager Quote to Cash in Waukegan, Illinois

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.

  • Manage complex global programs in QTC domain.

  • Manage and execute against project plans and delivery commitments; manage the day-to-day activities of the team within an Agile/Scrum environment.

  • Manage project resources, staffing, mentoring, and enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class development team.

  • Work closely with the developers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach as a hands-on leader

  • Work closely with cross functional teams and stakeholders to develop project plans, and participate in resource planning

  • Develop, evaluate, and implement improved processes, methods and tools to continually improve software delivery effectiveness.

  • Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management.

  • Demonstrate thought leadership and communicate well with various stakeholders.

  • Specifies system architecture, application design, systems integration methods, and data migration tools and techniques

  • Coordinate with QA testing staff to ensure comprehensive test coverage, effective performance and load tests, timely resolution of issues, and other actions to assure delivery of quality software

  • Education: Bachelor of Science, Computer Science/Engineering plus Program Management certifications Skills/Experience:

  • Must have 10+ years of program management in large scale complex global programs.

  • At least 4+ years of experience with Agile and Scrum.

  • Must have 5+ years of Program Management implementation experience in Salesforce, Apttus or other Cloud applications.

  • Must have working knowledge of enterprise platforms and applications (i.e. PeopleSoft, Apttus, SAP)

  • Minimum 5 years of leadership experience (leading software development teams)

  • Exposure to pricing and finance highly desired

  • Experience managing large distributed teams (across geographies)

  • Must have proven experience in presenting and reporting to direct and executive management

  • Must be able to provide strong attention to details including the ability to successfully execute on multiple processes and/or projects.

  • Must be able to relate to, and effectively communicate professionally with, all levels of resources (i.e. Senior Management, colleagues, contingent workers, etc.)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet aggressive deadlines

  • A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace

  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced continually changing business and work environment while managing multiple priorities

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