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Amgen IT Product Owner - Remote in Tampa, Florida

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Information Systems

Job Description


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.

IS Product Owner


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. We are embarking on our journey to establish State-of-the-Art IT Systems. These systems will be a part of advancing strategic capabilities to enable digitalization, faster decision making & speed to/in market. If that motivates you then this is just the role for you!

As a Product Manager you will work closely with the functional and technology stakeholders at each stage of the development lifecycle to build and sustain the best fitting technology solutions using Agile and Scrum methodologies.

You will develop and maintain a vision for how technology can be leveraged to solve critical business problems, understand the impact of technical solutions on business outcomes and ensure to maximize the ROI of investments made. You will proactively lead the collaboration and engagement with various stakeholders and help in delivering best practice solutions based on business requirements.

This role will be critical in our path of transformation to have a best-in-class Systems.

As a member of the Amgen team, we provide you with valuable opportunities to broaden your experience and maximize your potential. We ensure our staff are equipped to excel today and tomorrow by leveraging state-of-the-art technologies and modern working environments, encouraging open dialogue and professional debate, and collaborating with world-class talent and institutions around the globe. We believe in rewarding those who do rewarding work and are committed to providing careers that can help turn the tide of serious, life-interrupting illnesses.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely and lead discussions with stakeholders to elicit information in order to understand true business needs as User Stories

  • Exhibit business process expertise.

  • Operate as the Technical Product Owner for the End-2-End solution within your domain.

  • Lead and support the analysis, solution, design, and estimation of various projects and backlog items that address business problems

  • Prioritize work based on understanding of requirements and business impact

  • Understand technology strategy and help develop business case alternatives which anticipate the future direction of the business


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is a product owner with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience


Master’s degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience


Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of Information Systems experience


Associate degree and 10 years of Information Systems


High school diploma/GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in business process re-engineering or process improvement, involving broad-based information systems, utilizing tools and techniques to effect business change

  • Ability to understand business strategy and needs and support the translation into application requirements

  • Ability to create compelling business cases balancing business benefits and costs

  • Ability to understand business complexity and project interdependencies

  • Intellectual curiosity and the ability to question thought partners across functional areas

  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to communicate appropriately at all levels of the organization; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualizations

  • Strong understanding of basic system engineering, information risk and security guidelines and architecture standards

  • Team player able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Demonstrable experience in the following areas:

  • Business Analysis

  • Defining a business case

  • Lead discussion with business and IS partners

  • Model requirements

  • Validate solutions

  • Project and Product management

  • Creating and maintaining backlog of user stories


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

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

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits

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for a career that defies imagination

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

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.

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided 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 accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.