• Implementation Specialist 1

    Abbott Charlottesville, VA 22905

    Job #2257754093

  • 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 113,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

    Implementation Specialist 1

    Charlottesville, VA

    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 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries

    About Abbott

    Diagnostic testing is a compass, providing information that helps in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a range of health conditions.

    Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools give you accurate, timely information to better manage your health. We're empowering smarter medical and economic decision-making to help transform the way people manage their health at all stages of life. Every day, more than 10 million tests are run on Abbott's diagnostics instruments, providing lab results for millions of people.

    Our location in Charlottesville, VA, currently has an opportunity for an Implementation Specialist 1 is within our Cardiometabolic & Informatics business unit. This role will be responsible for supporting the administration and maintenance of the organization's information systems (for example, UNIX, NT) by following established guidelines to ensure that they function reliably and in accordance with user needs.

    WHAT YOU'LL DO

    • Administer and maintain information systems and associated hardware according to technical specifications so that the organization's information systems function reliably.

    • Works under direct supervision to investigate and troubleshoot basic problems to resolve user problems quickly and satisfactorily.

    • If necessary, communicate with system users and escalate system problems to more senior staff.

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

    Required

    • High School Diploma or GED

    • 2 years of related work experience

    Preferred

    • Experience with Hospital Point of Care software methodologies preferred.

    • Experience in successful cross functional collaboration

    • Knowledge of project management practices

    • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage projects and meet deadlines

    • The ability to learn, process and apply technical knowledge. To analyze, reason and to evaluate and solve technical issues.

    • Remote desktop experience

    • Software upgrades experience

    • Helpdesk experience

    WHAT WE OFFER

    At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

    • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority

    • Production areas that are clean, well-lit, and temperature-controlled ( Manufacturing roles only ).

    • 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 a history of being actively involved in local communities.

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    Follow 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.

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    Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

    We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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