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Staff Software Engineer (iOS and Android Mobile Applications)

Abbott Laboratories

This is a Full-time position in Los Angeles, CA posted January 16, 2022.

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 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

A healthy heart is essential to good health. That’s why we’re committed to advancing treatments for people with cardiovascular disease. As a global leader in Cardiac Rhythm Technologies, our breakthrough medical technologies help restore people’s health so they can get back to living their best lives, faster. We focus on innovative technologies that can improve the way doctors treat people with heart arrhythmias, or irregular heartbeats. 


Our location in Sylmar, CA  or Sunnyvale, CA currently has an opportunity for a Staff Software Engineer (iOS and Android Mobile Applications).  



  • Design, develop, validate and deploy SW applications on Mobile platforms, including Android & iOS. 

  • Understand product requirements and use cases, and work on development of mobile applications for Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) remote care in the areas including but not limited to – technical requirements development, interface specifications, architecture and detailed design, prototyping, implementation, identify test strategy, development of test design, test cases, test procedures and scripts, and test execution. 

  • Perform analysis and defect repair of one or more issues in the applications, as well as perform root cause analysis and identify corrective and preventive actions to address current and future issues. 

  • Develop test framework for automated testing of applications at various layers including user interface, communication layer, network interface and performance. 

  • Contribute actively to reviews conducted by other engineers on related projects or functional areas and provide relevant and critical feedback. 

  • Participate in authoring and/or reviewing one or more project deliverables such as analyses, specifications, design, code, test/tool procedures, processes and procedures ensuring feasibility, thoroughness, clarity, correctness and accuracy. 

  • Provide technical guidance and leadership to other developers in the implementation and delivery of new features, platform enhancements and corrective actions. 

  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in Mobile software technologies including the Mobile Operating System (OS) platform updates, deployment strategies, cloud interfaces, Cybersecurity, user interface and test environments. 

  • Demonstrate familiarity with Agile principles and development environment, including the management of a continuous integration development pipeline to ensure quick and timely deliveries to internal and external stakeholders. 

  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of dependencies with variations across phone platforms, OS and Application Interface (API) versions, etc. and ensuring compatibilities and compliances across them. 

  • Demonstrate a good understanding of and adhere to internal and industry-level best practices for mobile software development and deployment and quality. 

  • Demonstrate sound communication skills and judgment in day-to-day tasks, decision-making and productivity. 

  • Ability to understand and work innovatively in a regulated environment. 

  • Support all corporate and department-level initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and other regulatory requirements. 




Minimum 10 years of industry experience: 

  • Bachelors Degree – Software engineering, computer science, or a related engineering field or an equivalent combination of education and work experience 

Mobile OS platforms – Android & iOS​ 

  • Development strategy​ 

  • Native vs cross-platform architecture​ 

  • Application lifecycle management​ 

  • Battery life management​ 

  • User interface and workflows​ 

  • BLE profiles and protocols (pairing, etc.)​ 

  • Framework and APIs on Android & iOS​ 

Mobile app programming​ 

  • Java, Swift, C#, JS, Kotlin,​ 

  • Familiarity with .NET framework​ 

Validation and Deployment​ 

  • Mobile App testing strategy including user interface, platform, performance, etc.​ 

  • Automation test framework – stack and application, end to end​ 

  • Mobile Data Management concepts​ 

  • Distribution and packing​ 

  • OS upgrades and compatibility​ 


  • Masters Degree – Software engineering, computer science, or a related engineering field or  an equivalent combination of education and work experience 

  • 5+ years of industry experience in Mobile software development​ 


  • Data and network security – encryption, TLS, etc.​ 

  • OS and apps hardening​ 

  • Certificate management​ 

Cloud interface​ 

  • Websockets and HTTPS ​ 

  • Cloud-connected applications​ 



At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer: 

  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance  

  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans  

  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs 

  • Paid time off  

  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match 

  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities 


Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:  

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity. 

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