IT Sr. Specialist, SAP RTR

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.

About Abbott

At Abbott, diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • Provides in-depth technical expertise & direction in the development and support of client area application systems/programming requirements and processes (e.g. new, enhancements or maintenance), in the preparation of application system specifications, and in the development, testing, and implementation of efficient, cost effective application solutions.
  • Individual contributor with comprehensive knowledge in the specific area.
  • Ability to lead contractual resources and coordinate with external partners and suppliers
  • Ability to lead Requirements gathering workshops for project scoping and estimate
  • Ability to execute highly complex or specialized projects Global projects
  • Adapts precedent and may make significant departures from traditional approaches to develop solutions.
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for technical configuration/code review/solution testing, user training, hypercare support
  • Serve as technical expert or lead projects/programs and technical staff to develop, test and implement significant new solutions
  • improvements or devise new approaches to problems at the division/business unit.
  • Conduct investigation activity/research and give technical advice to the adoption or integration of new technologies and their business impact.
  • Review, validate & enhance design, conduct performance monitoring and capacity planning; install, test and upgrade releases and associated products.
  • Evaluate & recommend new software, utilities, and tools.
  • Set the strategy for implementing new technologies.
  • In specialized systems (i.e. SAP) effectively set options to change the way the program works (configuration responsibilities).
  • Responsible for all project documentation delivery (Change request, testing, system validation)


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

Required
  • Bachelor's degree and 10 years experience in related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • 6+ years' experience in full life-cycle of SAP projects
  • Travel 10% is required for this role.


Preferred
  • Agile and HPQC experience is a plus
  • 6+ years' experience of FI/CO design, configuration, testing
  • HANA experience is a plus
  • Configuration experience in one or more of the following SAP modules is a plus: General Ledger, Profit Center, Controlling, Fixed Assets
  • Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
  • Payment Medium Workbench, Electronic Bank Statement
  • Integration between FI-MM, FI-SD
  • Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
  • Reporting (e.g., Report Writer/Painter, ABAP Query, etc.)
  • Financial Supply Chain Management (FSCM)
  • Treasury and Risk Management
  • Product Costing and Material Ledger
  • Intercompany Reconciliation


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


Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx

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.

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