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Systems Analyst

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Abbott Altavista , VA 24517

Posted 4 months ago

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.

Develops, designs, tests and assists in the preparation, evaluation and implementation of client application programming/systems solutions in the maintenance and modification of new and currently used programs. Technologies include POMS, PMX, and OSIsoft PI

Core Job Responsibilities:

  • Participates as a technical team member in design, programming, testing of system projects and enhancements within a specific functional area.

  • Provides day-to-day support including problem resolution and coordination of operational activity relative to job scheduling, etc.

  • Researches & evaluates alternative solutions and makes recommendations for improved system operations, control or enhanced business function.

  • Formulates logical statements of business requirements with some guidance; devises, tests and implements efficient cost effective application program solutions (e.g. codes and/or reuses existing code through the use of program development software alternatives and/or integrates purchased solutions).

  • Devises data verification methods & standard system procedures, participates in systems testing, prepares program test data, tests and debugs programs.

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

  • In specialized systems (ie. SAP) effectively set options to change the way the program works (configuration responsibilities).

Project Scope:

  • Works under general supervision.

  • Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and to determine if desired overall results and objectives have been achieved.

  • Errors or failure to achieve results may result in project delays and/or the expenditure of more resources.

  • Independently conceives and develops general approaches to the solution of systems problems which require application of basic technical principles.

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree/2-4 years experience.

  • Experience with AS 400

  • Experience with POMS, PMX, and OSIsoft PI preffered

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Systems Analyst

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