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Software Engineer

Company: Abbott Laboratories
Location: Lake Forest
Posted on: April 10, 2021

Job Description:

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 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.About AbbottThe key to successful treatment and full recovery is often fast, accurate diagnosis. Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools provide insights that enable smarter, faster decisions and transform the way the world is managing health.Our pioneering technology spans the world of healthcare operations - with medical diagnostic instruments, tests, automation and informatics solutions for hospitals, reference labs, blood centers, emergency departments, physician offices and clinics.Our location in Lake Forest, IL currently has an opportunity for a Software Engineer. The Software Engineer will contribute to the design and development of laboratory web informatics software under a disciplined product development process that meets Abbott quality and appropriate regulatory agency requirements.WHAT YOU'LL DO* Design and code software, support verification and validation testing, and ensure that all product development conforms to design specifications and coding standards.* Exercise judgment in coding, following software designs and conducting investigation activities following defined methods.* Design and implement software in our current stack: HTML5/CSS, JavaScript/TypeScript, React, Sass, NestJS, Node.js, and PostgreSQL.* Participate in our automated testing initiative using Selenium Webdriver to create resilient end-to-end testing suites.* Assist in the preparation of software design requirements and detailed design specifications for implementation of software designs per Abbott design development process.* Assist in the evaluation of selected designs through testing and full documentation of the results.* Work on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.* Exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING* Associate Degree required; Bachelor's Degree strongly desired in one or more of the following: Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related engineering field.* Minimum of 2 years of experience in software development (combination of programming-heavy coursework, school projects, freelance work and professional experience).* Experience with modern web technologies, specifically: HTML5/CSS, JavaScript/TypeScript, React, Node.js, and PostgreSQL (or other SQL-based RDBMS)* Experience with RESTful Architectures* Ability to write basic SQL queries* Experience with the Atlassian Suite of Dev Tools: Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence is preferred* Experience with formal and agile software development methodologies and source code management tools such as Git.* Experience with unit testing, using unit testing ecosystems such as Mocha, Jasmine, Jest, or similar.* Experience with integration-level, automated testing using Selenium Webdriver is preferred* Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment* Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization. * The ability to author precise technical documents and communicate with a fast-paced, diverse, and highly collaborative team.* Ability to multitask, prioritize, and meet deadlines in timely manner (Get Things Done) and stay focused on work-related activities.* Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail and the ability to conduct oneself professionally with minimal supervision. 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 communitiesLearn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: 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.Connect with us at, on Facebook at and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

Keywords: Abbott Laboratories, Chicago , Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Lake Forest, Illinois

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