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Amgen Data Analytics Manager (Data Engineer) in Lisbon, Portugal

Amgen is seeking a motivated, agile, and innovative Data Analytics Manager to join the Research and Development Strategy and Operations Applied Information Management team supporting Amgen’s Human Data Initiative. In this hands-on role you will collaborate directly with Amgen colleagues across various locations, cross-functional areas and with our team to develop innovative, “fit-for-purpose” technology, automation, and data analytics solutions.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. The Applied Information Management team consists of cross-disciplinary, technology focused, scientific and business professionals with diverse industry and organizational experience. Our goal is to deliver solutions that increase productivity, enhance data quality, improve knowledge sharing, accelerate decision making, leverage new and BIG data sets and deliver on the promise of human data ( .

Key Activities for the Data Analytics Manager :

  • Support Amgen’s Human Data Initiative to leverage and optimize best-in-class capabilities and data availability

  • Collaborate with colleagues and stakeholders; collect requirements/user stories

  • Communicate strategy, insights, results, and methodologies

  • Translate business needs into technology solutions and insights

  • Identify opportunities for advanced analytics, data automation and process improvement solutions

  • Develop innovative and effective approaches to solve client's analytic, data automation and process improvement problems

  • Manage the implementation of internally developed and externally provided analytic and data automation engineering solutions

  • Recommend ongoing improvements to methods and algorithms that generate analytic insights

  • Contribute to business process improvement

  • Maintain familiarity with industry business standards and best practices and proficiency with current and emerging software development technologies

Basic *Qualifications: *

Master’s degree


Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of related industry experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of related industry experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of related industry experience

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience working withinpharmaceutical, biotechnology, or related industry

  • Experience with scientific, human data, portfolio timeline, operational and financial data analysis

  • Experience writing code in Python, R, SQL, Spark, etc.

  • Experience with data aggregation and development tools such as Databricks, Alteryx, etc.

  • Ability to produce interactive dashboards in Tableau, Spotfire, etc.

  • Working knowledge of RDBMS and SQL (Postgres, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, etc.)

  • Working knowledge with version control systems such as Git

  • Understanding of AWS (Amazon Web Services) technologies such as EC2, S3, Redshift, Athena, etc.

  • Working knowledge of:

  • Distributed compute / data technology (e.g., Databricks, Spark)

  • DevOps frameworks (e.g., Git)

  • Building and deploying analytic solutions in cloud environments (e.g., AWS)

  • Familiarity with robotic process automation (RPA) tools (UiPath, Automation Anywhere, etc.)

  • Familiarity developingwithin front-end business systems such as SharePoint, PowerApps, Salesforce, Smartsheet, etc.

  • Proficiencyusing Office 365, SharePoint Online, MS Teams, OneDrive, Box, Smartsheet, and other cloud enterprise solutions

  • Experience with Agile or similar project management methodologies

  • Passion and curiosity for learning, teaching, and staying current in advanced analytics techniques and related technology

  • Detail-oriented technical aptitude with strong logical, problem solving, and decision-making skills

  • Ability to collaborate and influence business partners and other IS resources to drive projects end-to-end

  • Ability to independently lead and deliver onproject goals

  • Strong time and task management skills to estimate and successfully meet project goals

  • Ability to manage multiple projects

  • Ability to communicate in a clear, precise, and actionable manner

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.