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Amgen Sr. Associate Data Engineer in Lisbon, Portugal


THE AMGEN CAPABILITY CENTER IN LISBON, PORTUGAL (ACCP) will be home to over 300 multi-national and multi-cultural employees, representing a broad range of cross functional capabilities, including Commercial, General and Administrative, Research and Development and more. The ACCP will offer rich career growth and development opportunities, regional and global exposure and the opportunity to LIVE, WIN and THRIVE in one of Europe’s most attractive cities.

The Amgen Capability Center Portugal will be temporarily located at the Maleo – Saldanha, Av. da República 18, 1050-191 Lisbon. We’re already gearing up to have our brand-new permanent office ready in the vibrant city center of Lisbon by the spring of 2022.

If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Senior Associate, Data Engineer



Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will develop, coordinate, and improve Amgen’s cybersecurity metrics and analytics platform, generating relevant reports and visualizations to assist in identifying and managing risks across the organization. Use sophisticated queries and calculations to build both standalone reports and dashboards as art of a standard Security Metrics Program. Collaborate with data engineers, service owners, system owners, and multi-functional leadership in various time zones.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop unified dashboards displaying strategic, operational, and tactical level views of various metrics using analytics tools such as Tableau, Spotfire, R, etc.

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with analysts, engineers, data scientists to identify & prioritize requirements, brainstorm solutions, and clarify business objectives for data-centric solutions to improve our cyber defense/resilience

  • Manage the design and development of on-demand reporting solutions

  • Develop innovative ways to generate insight and provide technical solutions for populating and automating financial, operational, and performance dashboards

  • Assist with data discovery for enhancing reports and designing efficient data stores

  • Maintain the program’s vision and ensure continuous learning and awareness of the changing analytics environment

  • Work with data owners and data engineers to provide clear documentation for metrics and processes

  • Develop, implement, and sustain operational scripts, data structures, libraries and programming code that optimize security in emergent compute patterns with diverse applications throughout the global environment

  • Analyze, design, develop and operate programs, shell scripts, tests, and infrastructure automation capabilities in an advanced security context



We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The creative professional we seek is an innovative data analyst with these qualifications.

  • Bachelor’s degree OR Associate’s degree and 4 years of Data Science / Data Science Engineering / Product Engineering experience

  • Working experience with data analytic tools (e.g., Tableau, Splunk, Spotfire, Hadoop)

  • Skilled programmer with sufficient experience in high level programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, Python, R, Visual Basic

  • Experience working in Agile and/or DevOps teams (SCRUM)

  • Familiarity with various application technology stacks (BI stacks) and technology domains (Data Analytics)

  • Ability to convey and influence complex information security risks and issues in a manner that is easily understood and meaningful

  • Clear understanding of Relational and Dimensional database modeling

  • Self-starter with a high degree of initiative, solid organizational skills, and customer service focus

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to explain technical matters to a non-technical audience

Preferred certifications:

  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

  • CompTIA Security+ Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • SANS Global Information Assurance Certifications (GIAC)



  • Vast opportunities to learn, develop, and move up and across our global organization.

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where colleagues are empowered to bring ideas to the table, take risks, and act.

  • Generous Amgen Total Rewards Plan comprising healthcare, finance, wealth and career benefits.

  • Flexible work arrangements.



In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.



Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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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.