Amgen Senior Associate Information Systems Analyst in Tampa, Florida

Amgen is seeking a Senior Associate Information Systems (IS) Analyst to join the Partner Services team and serve as a liaison between the various technical communities to setup and support solutions for partners. The IS Analyst assists the Retail IS Service team with implementing the architected solution and works with the direction of the client facing IS or Partner Services Specialist to enable a partner to consume an Amgen solution.

The primary responsibility of the Sr Associate IS Analyst is to facilitate the activities between the build, run and third party groups that support the partnership. Activities may involve several IS wholesale services from connectivity solutions (e.g. VDI, VPN etc.) to business tools (SFTP, secure email, SharePoint etc.). Other setup activities may involve security risk assessment, contractual obligations and business support for the partnership (training, CMDB and on-going communication plans). The Sr Associate Analyst must coordinate the technical actions required for the development and operations of the partnership solution.

The Senior Associate IS Analyst will report to the Principal IS Architect based out of Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, FL. At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the-art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

Partner Services facilitates the interaction between IS client facing (ISCF) retail services and wholesale IS services to provide Amgen's business partners access to data and applications. Partner Services' objective is to work with the ISCF to architect a solution that meets the partner's needs. The architected solution requires coordination between legal, security and technical groups. As needed, Partner Services facilitates the cross functional lifecycle of the partner's relationship; change management, issue escalation and decommissioning solutions.

Key Activities for Sr Associate IS Analyst include:

Perform testing of solutions with Partners and work with IS services to resolve issues

Configuration Management DatabaseSetup of partner configuration items

Work with Business owner and service owner to maintain CMDB

Audit Amgen Configuration Items (CI) that support Partners. The audits will confirm accuracy of related CI's and correct connection information

Review communications regarding planned downtime and changes that are sent to the partnerSend quarterly communications of status to partners

Send communications to partners as dictated by business or circumstances

Address training and on-boarding issues resulting from changes or new solutions

Support external business partner engagements and service enablement efforts within the IS organizationFocus on collaboration, connectivity, escalations, outages and service access enablement

Interact and report progress to senior business and IS leadership

Travel: Domestic travel up to 5% may be essential

Basic Qualifications

Master's Degree

OR

Bachelor's Degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience

OR

Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience

OR

High school diploma/GED and 8 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to understand business functionality and collaborate with cross-functional groups to identify a solution from available Amgen IS services

Experience working in regulated environments and understand the processes to deliver solutions with agility and maintain compliance requirements

5+ years' experience supporting enterprise scale applications

History of analytical and troubleshooting skills

Experience with System Development Life Cycle processes

Biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or healthcare experience

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.