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Amgen Specialist SAP Architect –Source to Pay (S2P) - Remote Role in Tampa, Florida


You’ve earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you’ve worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. 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, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.



What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will

Job Description

The IS Source to Pay(S2P) Solution Architect will be responsible for the overall end to end global template for the Source to Pay process area. This role will proactively lead the collaboration and engagement with Digital, Technology, & Innovation (DTI) and Business partners in architecting, configuring and delivering best practice solutions based on business & industry standards and drive the S2P solution roadmap within Amgen.

The S2P Solution Architect will report to Senior Manager, Global Source to Pay (S2P) systems. This role will own and support global template responsibilities across complete end to end S2P landscape and provide SME expertise to strategic initiatives. The role will be responsible in defining, developing & expanding the Source to Pay business systems capabilities. The individual will work closely with their peers within DTI and Business partners in system design, development & testing in all aspects of the S2P solutions.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new 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. By centralizing these services and activities, we can improve collaboration, share best practices, innovate and streamline processes for our entire enterprise. The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.


What we expect of you

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain and support the Global Source to Pay (S2P) template and ensures its continued governance and evolution

  • Be the guardian of the global S2P technologies solution architecture ecosystem including SAP solution such as SAP Ariba, SAP ERP and/or S/4HANA, Concur, and other satellite solutions such as CRIS, Maximo, etc.

  • Provide Solution Governance oversight for Build teams during Assessment, Design and Delivery of enhancements, projects and data as well as process changes

  • Interact with Business partners to understand & document business requirements, architects solution/data integration flows, security or compliance requirements

  • Lead system build according to approved solution architecture; provide oversight for external business partners

  • Ensures solutions developed are aligned to enterprise architecture standards, guidelines and principles by leverage common technology platforms and services

  • Collaborate with business partners to co-create business value through identification of transformational opportunities such as Continuous Close

  • Work independently, function as a knowledge resource for less experienced team members

  • Provides consultation to application owners and business partners regarding short and long-term architecture solutions, considering Amgen city planning strategy in meeting business requirements

  • Proactively facilitates complex design and technical discussions, reconciling differing opinions and drives decision making process

  • Provide Solution Governance oversight for Build teams during Assessment, Design and Delivery of enhancements, projects and data as well as process changes

  • Leads the improvements and innovation in the S2P space

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 3 years of Information Systems experience


Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must have 5+ years of techno-functional experience with Source to Pay technologies

  • Must have hands-on experience in configuration, architecting, and integrating all aspects of Source to Pay (STP) solutions for global deployments

  • Good understanding of business solution capabilities with focus on S2P processes in the areas of Source to Contract, Supplier Management, Requisition to Pay, Spend Analytics, Meetings Management, Cards, and Travel & Expense

  • Strong Knowledge on solutions and hands-on experience in configuring the following areas but not limited to SAP solutions:

  • SAP Ariba Requisition to Order

  • SAP ERP and/or S/4HANA Sourcing and Procurement

  • SAP Business Network

  • Experience in business process re-engineering, Tax Integration Tools (i.e. Thomson Reuters OneSource)

  • Experience SAP Concur, Sirion, Cvent and/or SAP Field Glass would be a plus

  • Working knowledge of reporting solutions such as Enterprise Data Fabric (EDF), and frontend tools (i.e. BOBJ, Cognos, Tableau) is preferred

  • Excellent understanding of business complexity and project interdependencies

  • Ability to work in fast paced global environment with matrixed IS and business teams serving North America, Europe, JAPAC and Intercontinental regions

  • Strong organizational skills and understanding of the project management lifecycle, information risk and security guidelines and architecture standards

  • Comfortable with ambiguity and willing to take principled bets on new technology, ability to establish, implement, and enforce appropriate IS standards to meet business requirements

  • Ability to translate business requirements into design options that are cost effective, efficient, re-usable that comply with defined architectural principles and standards

  • Experience working with software systems validation, SOX, Information Privacy, FDA cGxP controlled environment and 21 CFR Part 11 regulations

  • Possesses strong learning agility and technical leadership - ability to breakdown complex topics issues and into actionable plans for team execution

  • Desire to work with a truly dynamic and exciting team, with a “roll-up your sleeves” approach

  • Foster a culture of innovation to encourage resources to evaluate and introduce new technologies that will allow business partners to meet their objectives

  • Strong attention to detail and be self-directed. Ability to drive consensus among stakeholders, partners & vendors

  • Team player able to work efficiently and effectively as well as able to communicate to management within the organization

  • Excellent verbal, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills


Some of the vast rewards of working here

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.

  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey

  • A 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—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

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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.

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