Senior Engineer Technology I

Lake County, IL, United States
Nov 01, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

The TM1 / IBM Planning Analytics developer lead is a key role in architecting, designing, developing, and implementing solutions that advance the AbbVie financial planning platform. Continuously seek to improve existing methods and processes. Demonstrate proficiency in designing and implementing models using TM1 and IBM Planning Analytics toolsets. Work collaboratively with technology and business groups to conceive, design, engineer, and implement data, software, and technology solutions that solve significant scientific or business problems. Investigate, identify, and implement state-of-the-art technology platforms that drive productivity and efficiency gains in own function and throughout multiple business areas. Contribute to advancement of technology in area of expertise. Develop productive collaborations and communications with other groups across multiple disciplines.



  • Support dimension management, metadata design/maintenance, and data validation processes as part of Financial Planning Systems.
  • Work with management to further develop forecasting tools (i.e. TM1/Planning Analytics) to satisfy business requirements.
  • Develop technical design specifications and analyze data to create data structures, dimensions and measures.
  • Develop IBM Planning Analytics/TM1 processes and rules for building enterprise wide planning applications.
  • Data Modeling, design and implementation based on best practices and recognized standards.
  • 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.
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Mathematics or a related technical discipline.
  • 6+ years of TM1 / IBM Planning Analytics work experience in developing end-to-end planning analytics solutions.
  • Manage all phases of the System life cycle (SLC process) in delivering an end to end solution that includes Requirements gathering, design & development, testing & implementation.




  • Bachelors Degree
  • Experience required in developing solutions using TM1/IBM PA that includes system configuration, data model building, data security, and reporting.
  • Performance Monitoring and tuning of TM1/PA applications.
  • Strong Analytical skills.
  • 6+ years of experience with Financial Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting solutions strongly preferred.
  • Certification in TM1/IBM Planning Analytics is plus.
  • Preferred JAVA/Python scripting language experience.
  • Knowledge in the following technologies preferred Messaging, JavaScript, XML, and JSON.
  • Knowledge of Cloud based technologies, SQL, Informatica MDM, SAP HANA and Middleware Tools preferred.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.