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Laboratory Information Systems Specialist

Company: Abbott Laboratories
Location: Columbus
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

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.Laboratory Information Systems Specialist Our nutrition business develops science-based nutritional products for people of all ages, from helping babies and children grow, to keeping adult bodies strong and active. Millions of people around the world count on our leading brands - including Similac -, PediaSure -, Pedialyte -, Ensure -, Glucerna - and ZonePerfect - - to help get the nutrients they need to live their healthiest lives. - - We currently have an opportunity for a Laboratory Information Systems Specialist. This role can accommodate internals in the locations of All US AN Manufacturing Locations -(Columbus, Tipp City, OH, Casa Granda AZ, Fairfield, CA, Sturgis MI and Alta Vista, VA) WHAT YOU'LL DOMain ResponsibilitiesThe Abbott Nutrition (AN) Laboratory Information Systems Specialist has an in-depth knowledge of and experience in laboratory testing data systems and requirements. - The position is responsible for:

  • Management of the Laboratory Data Management systems
    • Reviews and approves master data change requests
    • Assures escalations of changes with potential major impact to the global AN network
    • Confirms people, culture, and knowledge transfer management
    • Leads, coordinates, and performs testing, verification, and validation of user and system requirements
    • Management of the Laboratory Data Management business processes
      • Analyzes and drives standardization of the LIMS Data Management business processes
      • Creates and/or updates necessary policies, processes, and SOPs and drives decisions and approvals necessary to stay compliant to the quality system requirements for the AN LIMS Data Management business processes
      • Works directly with user groups to understand specific business processes, drivers, and strategy across multiple business units
      • Supports the Laboratory Data Management systems
        • Identifies and addresses any needs associated with the management, maintenance, and effective business use of quality information systems for multiple user groups and areas globally
        • Keeps commitments to and achieves attainment of key milestones and obtains alignment with the overall AN strategy
        • Recognizes and communicates resulting needs and opportunities for business process improvements that can be enabled through people, process, and technology initiatives
        • Investigates and understands user needs in relation to the capabilities of existing systems and technologies and creates requests for required support per the business strategy Additional Main Responsibilities
          • Ad hoc support for production users and user-related issues
          • Troubleshoots issues in SampleManager (AN LIMS) and Empower
          • Provides end user training
          • Identifies business process improvements
          • Reviews and leads information systems process standardization plans to support the overall AN strategy
          • Identifies the business benefits to support strategic requirements of quality and compliance
          • Ensures compliance between business strategies and technology directions
          • Allies with others to remain current on status of issues resolutions, resolves conflicts, and informs management of progress Minimum Education/Professional Experience:Required:
            • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Life Science or IT Science/Technical field
            • Minimum 3 years' 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
              • 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 communitiesLearn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: - 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. Connect with us at , on Facebook at and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

Keywords: Abbott Laboratories, Columbus , Laboratory Information Systems Specialist, IT / Software / Systems , Columbus, Ohio

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