DevOps Cloud Engineer

in Plano, TX

DevOps Cloud Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

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  • Job Location

    Plano, TX, US

  • Job Category

    Information Technology

  • Job Type

    Full time

  • Travel

    Yes, 5 % of the Time

  • Schedule

    40 hours per week

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 115,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Working at Abbott

At Abbott, you can do work that matters, grow, and learn, care for yourself and family, be your true self and live a full life. You’ll also have access to:

  • Career development with an international company where you can grow the career you dream of!

  • Free medical coverage for employees* via the Health Investment Plan (HIP) PPO

  • An excellent retirement savings plan with high employer contribution

  • Tuition reimbursement, the Freedom 2 Save student debt program and FreeU education benefit - an affordable and convenient path to getting a bachelor’s degree.

  • A company recognized as a great place to work in dozens of countries around the world and named one of the most admired companies in the world by Fortune.

  • A company that is recognized as one of the best big companies to work for as well as a best place to work for diversity, working mothers, female executives, and scientists.

This is a general posting for a DevOps Cloud Engineer role we have open in various groups/locations in our IT divisions across the company.

What You’ll Work On

  • Continuously analyzing service data to identify service improvement opportunities.

  • Developing, or partnering with other teams to develop automation and deliver a more reliable, cost-effective service to the company.

  • Continue to watch our system capacity and performance.

  • Work as part of a team of software and systems engineers on projects oriented towards improving the availability, reliability and efficiency of the global infrastructure services that run Abbott's critical applications.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

  • 2 Years’ experience in DevOps

  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming ideally in Java with Spring Boot or in one of the following: C#, Python, JavaScript, Go, C, C++, etc.

  • Experience with version control

  • Familiarity with databases and data analysis

  • Experience with server (Windows and/or Unix and/or Linux) operating systems internals (e.g., filesystems, system calls), and/or with networking and/or storage systems.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Exposure to frontend development and related frameworks will be considered an advantage.

  • Familiarity and/or experience working in an Agile environment,

  • Familiarity with continuous integration tools (e.g. Github Actions, Jenkins, CodePipeline, CodeBuild, etc).

  • Working experience in a major cloud platform, such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform will be considered an advantage.

  • Familiarity with infrastructure e-as-code (IaC) frameworks such as CDK, Terraform, CloudFormation

  • Exposure to Ansible

  • IT experience in a Healthcare organization in the USA

* Participants who complete a short wellness assessment qualify for FREE coverage in our HIP PPO medical plan. Free coverage applies in the next calendar year.

Learn more about our health and wellness benefits, which provide the security to help you and your family live full lives:

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that can help you build your future and live your best life. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at, on Facebook at and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

The base pay for this position is $92,800.00 – $185,600.00. In specific locations, the pay range may vary from the range posted.

Job Skills

  • DevOps
  • agile
  • Automation
  • it
  • Cloud Platform
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Jenkins
  • Infrastructure Services
  • Java
  • Continuous Integration Tools
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Infrastructure
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Python
  • Applications
  • Linux
  • JavaScript
  • Spring Boot
  • Databases
  • cdk
  • Unix
  • Networking
  • Data Analysis
  • Terraform
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Science
  • C#
  • Analyzing
  • Efficiency
  • Development

Additional Information

Who We Are


Abbott values the leadership skills developed through military service and we have a broad range of functional areas to put your talents to work. Our organization is making a difference in the lives of the people we serve with a diverse offering of healthcare products. We have a strong veteran employee community to help with your transition from the military to the corporate world.

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