Associate R&D Engineer

Abbott Laboratories Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 11 months ago

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 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.


Primary Job Function

Works under direct supervision developing engineering product designs or

processes (which may Include assembly, test, fixtures, tooling and/or software).

Performs engineering tests in support of design qualification. Documents test

procedures and results in accordance with regulatory requirements and internal

policies and procedures.

Core Job Responsibilities

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

  • Design products and/or processes under direct supervision of more senior engineer or manager

  • Performs tests per written protocols and accurately records results in accordance with policies and procedures

  • Generates engineering documentation of design output

  • Responsible for performing assignments in accordance with standards.

  • Works under direct supervision.

  • Reports to a more senior engineer or manager.

Contact is primarily within department. Typically works on small assignments involving a single engineering discipline (eg. mechanical, electrical, software).

Minimum Education.

Bachelors Degree or equivalent work related experience and 0-2+ years experience.

Minimum Experience / Training Required

  • Emerging skills in utilizing computer design tools (as applicable)
  • Ability to use simple engineering test equipment (as applicable)
  • Ability to work in a team environment


JOB FAMILY:Product Development


LOCATION:United States > Santa Clara : Building A - SC Floor-1



TRAVEL:Yes, 10 % of the Time


SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

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Associate R&D Engineer

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