Amgen Data Scientist in Singapore, Singapore

Amgen Singapore Manufacturing (ASM) site has state of the art next generation manufacturing technologies that produces vital drugs supplying Amgen's patients. Site operations involve Manufacturing, Quality, Process Development, Engineering, Information Technologies and Supply Chain of all have access to advanced data systems to create insights via data analysis.

We currently have an opportunity in the ASM Business Performance group for a Data Scientist. The ASM Business Performance group drives business analysis, reporting on ASM performance, project management, manages senior leadership and project governance meetings, site risk management and business continuity plans, and enables key cross-functional initiatives.

We are seeking highly motivated candidates with a passion for data analytics, statistical modeling, and data visualization technologies to join our team. The successful candidate will be given opportunities to apply their expertise to enhance the way data is used to inform and make decisions at Amgen Singapore. This may include, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Developing, enhancing, automating, and managing analytics models

  • Creating striking visualizations to enable business application of data analysis

  • Understanding business needs and developing novel yet practical data-driven solutions to meet those needs

  • Demonstrating modeling and visualization approaches as part of proof-of-concept projects

  • Exploring and evaluating new digital tools and techniques to improve the team's operational capabilities

  • Performing ad hoc data analysis for executive audiences

  • Foster a culture of data analytics and visualization (e.g., through adoption of best practices, identification of colleagues who share an interest and passion for data analysis, and/or development of a learning group).

The Data Scientist will be engaged in the integration of data and information management systems, working with various operations groups at Amgen Singapore. This individual will be the liaison to between the site and the Amgen corporate functions working on advanced digital transformation programs. Job Duties include providing training to the site staff on various advanced data analytics platforms and working with corporate partners.

Basic Qualification

  • Doctorate Degree

  • OR Master's Degree & 3 years of Engineering, Operations, or Scientific experience

  • OR Bachelor's Degree & 5 years of Engineering, Operations, or Scientific experience

Preferred Qualification

  • Ph.D., in Chemical, Biochemical Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics and/or Statistics degree, with experience with pharmaceuticals development and manufacturing

  • Expertise in problem formulation for development of computational models

  • Experience with advanced statistical/analytical techniques and machine learning algorithms

  • Proficiency in at least one statistical software package (such as SIMCA or JMP)

  • Experience with data visualization tools or packages, such as Tableau or Spotfire

  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages, with particular emphasis on SQL, Excel, Python, or R

  • Experience in working in a cross-functional team environment with multifunctional partners and stakeholders

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including facilitation and presentation skills

  • Experience processing, filtering, and presenting large quantities of data stored in data warehouse or data lake repositories and data extracted directly from the source systems