Amgen Sr Associate, IS Business Systems Analyst in Tampa, Florida

Amgen is searching for a Senior Associate, IS Business Systems Analyst. The Senior Associate IS Business Systems Analyst will support Amgen's Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) organization, and report to the Senior Manager Finance IS/GBS and will be based in Tampa, FL, at Amgen's new Capability Center.

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.

Primary responsibilities will include:

Coordinating efforts in developing and implementing improvements to Amgen's Financial Planning & Reporting (FPR) system

Supporting the FP&A budget and forecast activities from the system perspective; activities include updating metadata, preparing planning applications through substitution variable setting, maintaining files for data mapping, and validating data loads related to Actuals and Budget/Forecast/LRP

Ensuring data integrity and accuracy in FPR; understanding data relationship and data flow between various systems including SAP, EDW and FPR

Proactively recognizing issues, helping translate business requirements and communicating with IS to drive for resolution

Participating in Finance system project teams as a liaison between business (FP&A) and IS

Designing and creating ad hoc financial reports upon request

Reviewing and processing system access requests; performing periodic access review

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree AND 2 years of information systems experience

OR

Associates degree AND 6 years of information systems experience

OR

High school diploma/GED AND 8 years of information systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree

Familiarity with data warehousing (Teradata), SQL query, as well as Hyperion Planning and Reporting administration; SAP/BW is a plus

3 or more years of business experience in systems design/implementation projects and/or production support including customization, automation, and programming

An understanding of corporate and functional Finance business processes and requirements is also a plus

Applicant should be energetic, detail oriented, highly motivated with a 'can do' outlook

Proven ability to work effectively in teams and manage various projects under time pressure

A strong understanding of database concepts and ability to navigate through various star-schemas also highly preferred

Candidate should have strong analytical skills, as well as good interpersonal and communication (written and oral) skills

Strong computer literacy and the ability to learn new applications readily.

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

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.