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Amgen Principal SAP/Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration Architect - US Remote in Tampa, Florida


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.

Principal SAP/Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration Architect - US Remote

Are you a seasoned technologist that enjoys collaborating with business partners to enable a more connected enterprise? Come join our team!


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be part of an ambitious supply chain transformation program to transform and automate how Amgen conducts end to end supply chain with our suppliers. This role will be part of a new Agile Product Team being formed to deploy groundbreaking solutions across Amgen globally.

As a Principal SAP Architect you will :

  • Provide vision and be strategic in architecting and designing Supply Chain Collaboration (SCC) solution capabilities

  • Work directly with various multi-functional business partners such as the Global Supply chain and Finance SMEs to understand, prioritize, and guide on groundbreaking solutions

  • Own SAP Ariba SCC solution architecture, design, development, integration, and support the SCC capability roadmap for Amgen's global ERP and non-ERP landscape

  • Handle combined product backlog and maintain roadmap for SCC capabilities (in partnership w/respective business SMEs) and lead Ariba solution delivery

  • Strategically plan, develop, and implement solution roadmap that aligns to business strategy and drive measurable business critical metrics

  • Co-innovate with ERP and non-ERP platform teams to advance core capabilities as part of S/4 Intelligent Enterprise implementation and ability to identify multi-functional impacts

  • Drives continuous improvement in solution governance, performance, reliability, compliance, and efficiency

  • Ability to set context and present on sophisticated subjects to senior management in clear and concise manner and provide budget proposals

  • Mentor, establish and influence the usage of standard methodologies of SCC & SAP or S/4 HANA across the Global Supply Chain and Finance organization


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Solution Architect professional we seek has a creativity and passion to drive innovation and change in the Supply Chain and Finance space.

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:

  • Must have experience in leading, implementing, and managing large scale supply chain transformation initiatives at a global scale

  • Hands-on experience in Architecting and developing SCC/P2P solution capabilities but not limited to SAP Ariba Buying and invoicing, Cloud Integration gateway (CIG), SAP Business Network, OneSource, rapid response, connected to SAP Enterprise Central Component (ECC) and/or S/4HANA

  • Deep business process understanding in Supply Chain and Source-to-Pay processes

  • Lead and drive city planning enterprise solution architecture for SCC program

  • Be part of SCC product team, lead user story development, system build, testing, and deployment of Ariba SCC capabilities in agile manner

  • Lead design and co-innovate with peer architects and Business SME’s from other workstreams to advance SCC capabilities and pro-actively identifies interdependencies

  • Experience managing Contract Manufacturing Suppliers and Sub-contract model

  • Lead and accountable for all technical artifacts (i.e. Architecture, Design Specs, Rules workbook, etc.)

  • Ability to partner with peer architects, business leads from multiple functional areas to develop capability roadmaps

  • Identify continuous improvement through enhancements and operational support for SCC program, as part of ongoing DevOps team

  • Outstanding communication and experience partnering with multi-functional business leaders to drive strategic decisions

  • Experience working in an agile operating model

  • SAP Ariba SCC certification is a plus


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.

The annual base salary range for this opportunity in the U.S. is $159,590 - 188,924.

In addition to the base salary, Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:

  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.

  • A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan

  • Stock-based long-term incentives

  • Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns

  • Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible

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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 cancers, 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.

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