AbbVie

Associate Engineer, Technology II

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Dec 24, 2020
Ref
2009336
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 www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

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 www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

Background:

The Data Solutions Department within the Information Research (IR) Division works with internal clients to provide data management and decision support tools to optimize the efficiency and efficacy of research and development at AbbVie.

Description:

The Technology Engineer I position is a critical role for AbbVie within the Data Solutions department. This individual will implement technology solutions to provide agile and impactful solutions for the business. Key responsibilities include developing new capabilities for scientific data integration, visualization, and custom analytics using modern technologies in the areas of APIs, JavaScript, and ETL/database design. This role will work together with a team of data scientists as a full-stack developer, with a heavy emphasis on understanding the data.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Evolve - maintain, and develop JavaScript web applications connecting data platforms and technologies
  • Consult - provide insight and assistance with ETL processes and data pipelining
  • Learn - understand, and master new methods and technologies particularly in UI development and using APIs for data integration, and act as a resource or mentor for others
  • Implement custom technology solutions/processes that connect data and systems and foster the growing AbbVie data integration environment
  • Communicate and collaboration with data scientists and pharmaceutical scientists to facilitate the development of the best solution
  • Move fluidly between different project responsibilities


Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

 

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in bioinformatics, cheminformatics, or related life sciences is required
  • Computer science or equivalent development experience is desired
  • 2-3 years biopharma industry experience preferred
  • Mastery of data flow, ETL, database structures
  • Proficiency in languages such as JavaScript and Python
  • Intermediate SQL skills (basic queries, table creation, views, and reporting)
  • Previous experience with pipeline software preferred (RapidMiner, Knime, Pipeline Pilot)
  • Experience with analytics tools such as Spotfire, Tableau or Power BI
  • Knowledge of API integration
  • Knowledge of React or Vue, or understanding of JS frameworks
  • Knowledge of statistical and data mining techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate analytical and technical concepts in layman's terms
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrated history of successful execution in a fast-paced environment and in managing multiple priorities effectively


Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
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.