Amgen Global Workspace Solutions Manager in Tampa, Florida

Amgen is in search of a Manager, to be part of our Global Workplace Solutions team. The Manager will report directly to the Engineering Projects Director. The Manager will work from Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, Florida.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our 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.

Global Workspace Solutions (formerly Global Asset Planning) delivers innovative and effective space solutions that enable energized and engaging workplaces in support of Amgen's strategy. The Manager is responsible for planning, design and utilization of office and laboratory spaces globally in support of strategic master plans and real estate strategies. They will partner with GWS Master Planning and Real Estate Strategy to ensure design and scope is in alignment with strategic master plans. In addition, the Manager will collaborate closely with site management, clients and facilities & engineering teams to ensure the successful construction and implementation of new office and laboratory spaces.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Broad and expanding knowledge of laboratory and office space planning including design, construction, renovation and operations

  • Current and relevant knowledge of technology / collaboration integration into holistic workspace environment

  • Anticipates / prevents potential problems

  • Creates new procedures / processes to drive desired results

  • Works under minimal direction, guided by operational and project objectives

  • Manages key projects or business processes

  • Identifies potential opportunities and extends capabilities by working closely with senior staff/experts within and outside internal organization

  • GWS/GBS Ambassador

  • Recognized workspace expert at Amgen

  • Global program manager mindset

  • Trusted partner with strong communication skills

  • Problem solving capabilities

  • Demonstrated ability to manage change and ambiguity

  • Process- and metrics-driven

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 3 years of Project Management experience


Bachelor's degree and 5 years of Project Management experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Project Management experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Project Management experience


Previous managerial experience directly managing people and/or experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Embody Leadership Attributes and Amgen Values

  • Strength in leading teams and managing multiple projects

  • Proven detail-oriented, time and project management skills

  • Strong presentation skills in communicating key business information to senior management

  • Ability to influence peers and leadership

  • Ability to problem solve and drive process efficiencies across multiple stakeholders

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment while keep costs in mind

  • Advanced project and time management skills

  • Interest and experience in using technology to improve work efficiency

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.

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.