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IT Application Analyst

Date:  Apr 27, 2022

Aachen, NW, Germany

Abiomed is an innovative medical device company with an inspiring mission "Patients first." and a unique guiding company principle "Regenerating hearts. Saving lives." With 1,800 employees, Abiomed is one of the fastest growing medical technology companies in the world with corporate headquarters in Danvers, USA and locations in Aachen and Berlin, Germany, Tokyo, Japan and Singapore.

Abiomed is an employer with attractive working conditions and an appreciative corporate culture that focuses on the needs of its employees. Abiomed inspires and retains exceptional talent through collaboration, passion and continuous development.





The IT Application Analyst will support Manufacturing team by evaluating the business requirements of internal clients and then designing and building software solutions to meet their needs. This position will also maintain and support these systems, using best practice processes and according to the Abiomed change management procedure.


Essential Functions:

  • Work with end users and technical team to implement business solutions using MES (Manufacturing Execution System)
  • Project preparation activities including detailed project plans, time estimates & schedules
  • Needs analysis, design reviews and detailed design specification development based on requirements
  • New development, enhancement, and defect resolution of assigned systems
  • Report development, data interfaces, analysis and design, dialog programming
  • Support and maintenance, program modifications, performance tuning, problem solving, debugging, gathering, and writing technical specifications
  • Maintains procedures, documentation, and change-control for the performance of these duties

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or similiar
  • 2-4 years of experience with manufacturing applications, especially with MES
  • Experience with relational database technologies (MS SQL Server)
  • Good analytical skills and ability to work with customer-oriented teams in a global environment 
  • Excellent Customer Service and communication skills
  • Experience with application development (ASP.NET, HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, JSON) a plus
  • Experience with Enterprise Data Integration (SSIS, Biztalk, Boomi, Mulesoft, Informatica)  a plus
  • Experience in FDA regulated industry and familiarity with CFR 21 Part 11, GMP, SAS, and Sarbanes Oxley a plus


We offer:

  • Pleasant, open corporate culture with a strong mission: "Recovering Hearts, Saving Lives"
  • Comprehensive induction program with structured onboarding plan throughout the orientation phase
  • Company pension allowance of up to 1,500 euros per year and capital-forming benefits
  • Abiomed shares at a preferential price
  • Benefit packages for occupational disability insurance and company group accident insurance
  • Full cost coverage for a job ticket in the Aachen or Berlin area
  • Various health programs and a leasing option for a job bike

ABIOMED is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or national origin.