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Senior Engineer, Technology I
Primary Lake County, IllinoisSecondaryReq ID 2210883Category Information TechnologyDivision AbbVie
Technologist with in-depth technical expertise & direction in the development and support of the Architecture team with a focus on application integration. Having the ability to understand business integration requirements and propose technical solutions that meets the organizational needs. This role will require knowledge of the latest integration solutions / platforms and problem-solving methods using creativity, proof of concepts, and teamwork. Develop and implement solutions that integrate applications across the enterprise and various departments by evaluating existing components or systems to determine integration requirements and ensure that final solutions meet the organization's needs. Participate in processes reviews from a technology perspective to help define the target solution model by leveraging existing technology investments and packaged applications as required. Should be able to work independently to identify, engineer, and optimize technology solutions that address critical business needs. Continuously seek to improve existing methods and processes.
Collaborate with project teams to drive Integration implementations in alignment with established integration standards and patterns
Participate in Technical reviews for critical cross functional projects, provide support in integration architecture for business applications
Ensure all solution stack meets the technical standards and established patterns
Primary contact liaison for all technical aspects for mid-to-large size project
Understand existing Technology landscape including available platforms that can be leveraged to address business needs
Translate business requirements into design requirements. Determine resources and level of resources required, establish plans and schedules for mid-to-large scale projects
Aid in the application development process for cross functional projects, including design reviews, proof of concepts, application development, review technical deliverables and communicating to management
Conduct investigation activity/research and give technical advice regarding the adoption or integration of new technologies and their business impact
Lead in the development of common integration components, standards and procedures and publish/communicate guidance, design patterns, white papers, etc.
Evaluate & recommend new tools using PoCs and working porotypes for feasibility
Review, validate and enhance design; conduct performance monitoring and capacity planning; install, test and upgrade releases and associated products
Participate in the strategy development for implementing new technologies
Learn, understand, and master new methods and technologies, and act as a resource or mentor for other technical resources.
Understand and adhere to corporate standards regarding applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies, including code of conduct, safety, GxP compliance, data security, and the software development lifecycle.
Domain Teams Partnership
Understand individual R&D domains and their corresponding technology landscape, dependencies, and dynamics, overall BTS strategies and work with domain and cross functional teams to execute on Business Platforms Architecture strategies
Actively champion news ways of working that leverage existing tools & platforms
Understand emerging technology trends and digital strategies around R&D, analyze impact to business & technical strategies, as well as existing systems and procedures.
Build and maintain strong partnerships with business users, development teams, BSA/BSCs and PPMs to collaborate on projects that maximizes business value
Understanding of GxP SLC process with exposure to client facing roles.
Good communication skills, analytical skills, understanding of technology and the ability to work effectively with client and IT management and staff.
Experience & Competencies:
Ability to work effectively and highly interactively with all levels of management
Strong independent decision-making, organizational, planning, and problem-solving skills
Operate within matrixed organizations with ability to lead without direct authority
Technical expertise in R&D-Life Sciences, medical devices, or pharmaceutical companies
Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)