2021 Experiential Internship Clinical Operations Business Systems

Lake County, IL, United States
Mar 03, 2021
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 Clinical Operations Systems Internship will aid the Clinical Trial Management Ecosystem team. The CTME team is responsible for managing and/or supporting all systems integrated in our e-Clinical Data Platform on behalf of Development Operations and Research and Development. This includes cultivating meaningful R&D and IT relationships by developing and managing user friendly technologies, seamlessly integrated to eliminate study and site administrative burden.

This person will need to effectively network with partners in our central Clinical Trial Management System (CTMS) to enhance resources, specifically gathering requirements and creating deliverables to be added to our Microsoft SharePoint. Additionally, there will be a secondary project to help with either our electronic Trial Management File vault, Study Dashboard, or ongoing system integrations, liaising on behalf of that system leads when necessary.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong written and oral communication.
  • Technology passionate with a desire to learn new systems and software.
  • Ability to translate technology terms and concepts to non-technical staff.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Microsoft SharePoint.
  • Coding familiarity or background, preferences to HTML and JavaScript.
  • Able to work autonomously with a drive to self-teach and be self-directed.
  • Strong prioritization skills.
  • Ability to showcase work in visually appealing ways.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Minimum GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Returning to university for at least one semester
  • Currently enrolled in university, pursuing a bachelors degree with a major in Business Administration, Communications, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology Systems, Management, Management Information Systems, Operations Management, Statistics, or other related field of study
  • Demonstrated leadership skills (i.e. extracurricular activities or projects)
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship

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.