Principal Process Engineer

Abbott   •  

Des Plaines, IL

5 - 7 years

Posted 182 days ago

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Abbott Molecular has an opening for Principal Process Engineer. This individual on a consistently on an ongoing basis, develops and applies advanced theories, methods,
and research techniques to the investigation and solution of complex technical problems.
Leads and participates in projects involving the design, fabrication, validation, and
manufacture of complex instrument subassemblies, systems or processes.

Major Responsibilities:
Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
Leads or enables project completion. Analyzes, evaluates and plans methods of
approach to, and organizes a means to achieve, the solution of complex technical
problems. Recommend methods or corrections in technical reviews to insure project

completion. Applies the results of reviews of literature, patents, and current practices
relevant to the business; uses results to determine strategic technical direction.
Conducts investigations of considerable complexity pertaining to the development of
new designs, methods, materials, or processes, or the support of on-market products.
Interfaces with product team members, PCB designers, test design engineers, R&D,
marketing, regulatory (internal), site engineering, Instrument Development managers,
and operations and business unit managers. Communicates with outside decision
makers in a manner appropriate to the goals of the communication. May provide
technical consultation to technical staff concerning problems within a specific area of
engineering or for a specific project
May perform other duties as assigned.

Bachelors degree in an engineering or closely related discipline. A degree is required to ensure the candidate possesses sufficient fundamental engineering and technical knowledge to effectively execute assigned responsibilities.

Six to ten years work progressive development experience.

The following experience is required:

Process FMEA's, Process development/characterization, Process Validation, Process Control