At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their 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, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.Summary:Responsible for aligning technology solutions with business strategies, working principally with senior management. Acts as the principal designer for major systems and their subsystems utilizing a thorough understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs.Description:Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.Partner with the functional groups within the IT organization to communicate and clarify business needs, contribute to development of long-range system plans, and ensure products and services are aligned with business needs. Provides strategic consultancy support to customers in defining or designing business processes and researching and identifying enabling technologies based on customer requirements.Actively seek ways to apply technology to business processes, researching and providing information on technical trends and competitors' practices relevant to the assigned client business.Consult with technical subject matter experts and develop alternative technical solutions; advise on options, risks, costs versus benefits, and impact on other business processes and system priorities.Ally with other IT functional areas to remain apprised of project status, and inform customer management of progress; conversely, keep the IT group's technology and service managers aware of user issues and potential potholes or resolve conflicts.Develop, motivate, and provide direction to technical team in a way that facilitates the creation of a team environment and enables team to fulfill the department's operation objectives.In specialized systems (i.e.. Salesforce) effectively set options to change the way the program works (configuration responsibilities).Qualifications:10 years of experience.Working knowledge Salesforce.com developer tools including working knowledge of Apex Classes, Controllers, Lightning components, application extensibility (AppExchange) and application integration technologies.Hands on experience with Project Management methods and toolsHands on experience with SDLC methods and tools (Waterfall, Agile, Scrum)Experience working in an Agile environment, TDD experience preferred.Experience with version controls systems, preferably in GitHub and Bitbucket.Experience with Continuous Integration Servers, preferably in Jenkins and Bamboo.Experience with Salesforce Metadata deployment. Working knowledge using Salesforce DX a plus.Plan and manage releases (code deployment to non-production and production environments) across projects run using Waterfall, Agile methods.Experience with Automation Tools/Scripts needed for code deployment and delivery.,datePosted:2017-12-31T00:00:00.000Z,title:Salesforce Technical Specialist,occupationalCategory:Information Technology,@context:http://schema.org}Salesforce Technical Specialist in United States - Texas - Austin | Information Technology at Abbott Laboratories
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We’re dedicated to fulfilling the promise of human potential, in all places, in all aspects and stages of life. We believe that health is the key to that promise. Because at our healthiest, we’re capable of achieving anything. And that’s why our pursuit of helping people achieve their best health at every life stage will never end. This is how we put that belief into practice each and every day.