Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • UNITED STATES - ILLINOIS - ABBOTT PARK

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

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Responsible for analyzing data, drawing insights, and presenting results in a cohesive, intuitive, and simplistic manner to the business partner utilizing technologies to collect, clean, analyze, predict, and effectively communicate information


Responsibilities:

Analyze data, draw insights, and present results in a cohesive, intuitive, and simplistic manner to the business partner

Utilize technologies to collect, clean, analyze, predict, and effectively communicate information such as model logic and restrictions

Able to examine data sets and determine the best end-to-end analysis plan to address key business questions and proactively identifies opportunities for significant operational, process or system level product improvements for the business partner

Conduct advanced statistical analysis to determine trends and significant data relationships

Develop machine learning models to apply test data algorithms to future data

Validate models/analytical techniques, and develop algorithms to execute analytical functions

Works with stakeholders to define business questions, requirements, timelines, objectives, and success criteria to address need.

Work closely with the business to understand the domain and iteratively refine analyses


Supervisory / Management Responsibility:

Coach and mentor junior data scientists and provide technical/analytical guidance when needed

Experience in recruiting, managing, training, and retaining a team of data scientists

Provide learning and educational pathways for team members

Provides input into developing departmental and site processes and procedures.

Guide and otherwise contribute to technical teams in development, deployment and application of applied analytics, predictive analytics, prescriptive analytics, etc.


Position Accountability/ Scope:

Independently manages and consults in multiple complex projects working with stakeholders to define business questions, requirements, timelines, objectives, and success criteria to address need

Experience in creating and implementing machine learning algorithms and advanced statistics such as: regression, time-series forecasting, clustering, decision trees, exploratory data analysis methodology, simulation, scenario analysis, modeling, optimization, unstructured data analysis, and neural networks

Researches and adapts existing open-source algorithms when possible, and develops novel techniques when needed


Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree

•4-6 years’ work-related experience with degree or sufficient transferable experience to demonstrate functional equivalence to a degree

•Advanced Experience with programming scripts such as Python, Java, Scala, C++ in Linux/Unix, and R

•Experience in applying data analysis techniques to a large set of data using big data systems such as Hadoop, Spark, MongoDB, or similar software

•Advanced analytics knowledge and application in the field of

•Statistics

•Mathematical programming

•Business acumen and experience with operational or strategic systems


Preferred Qualifications:

Advanced degree in Life or Physical Science, Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering or closely related discipline is preferred

This position can be filled as a Senior Data Scientist or Data Scientist depending on experience.

     

JOB FAMILY:
Research and Discovery     

DIVISION:
ATM Transfusion        

LOCATION:
United States Abbott Park : AP20 Floor-2     

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
     

WORK SHIFT:
Standard     

TRAVEL:
Yes, 10 % of the Time     

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:
No     

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:
Continuous sitting 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.     

EEO is the Law link - English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf     

EEO is the Law link - Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf

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  • coach
  • java
  • software
  • spanish

About the company

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your 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, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and www.facebook.com/AbbottCareers, on Instagram @AbbottGlobal, and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott, to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.