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.
Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of Abbott's Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies. The position of IT senior QA is within our Acelis Business Unit located at Livermore, CA. In this role, you will drive delivery of business outcomes through IT process and technology development. This role can be filled in Livermore, CA , Abbott Park, IL, or Orlando, FL.
What you would do:
This role will be responsible for driving IT software quality assurance initiatives in line with business needs using Agile Methodologies. We are looking for candidates with expertise in both regular QA activities and Automation of QA processes for this role. This role is responsible for enhancing the quality of IT products and services, analyzing data to inform business decisions and finding issues before end users find them
This Senior IT QA personnel must have exceptional interpersonal skills as they need to act as a communication link between the Developers and Production owners / Business teams.
List of responsibilities include:
Liaising between the IT team and the Business units.
Acting as an information source and communicator between business units.
Understanding strategic business needs and plans for growth.
Enhancing the quality of IT products and services.
Analyzing the design of technical systems and business models.
Utilizing IT data for business insights.
Gathering and analyzing business needs in the form of Epics, User Stories.
Sourcing and implementing new business technology.
Finding technological solutions to business requirements.
Producing reports on application development and implementation.
Analyzing data to inform business decisions.
Analyzing and supporting implementation of health care services applications and related revenue cycle software solution.
Performing Quality Assurance for the software solutions including regression automated and manual testing.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS | EDUCATION:
Bachelor's degree in Degree in Computer Engineering, Business Administration or related field.
6+ years of experience in a similar role in IT.
10+ years of experience in IT closely aligned to this role duties.
Must have Agile certification and 3+ years of hands of experience in Agile methodology.
Understanding of black box and white box testing.
Automation in Quality Assurance - experience in automated jobs scheduler, Selenium etc.
Knowledge of Revenue Cycle Management as it relates to Medical Billing will be preferred.
Preferred health care industry background.
Prior experience with SOX, PCI, and HIPAA compliance.
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 communities
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.
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.