Amgen Associate Business Systems Analyst in Thousand Oaks, California
Amgen is seeking an Associate Business Systems Analyst who will be based onsite at its corporate campus in Thousand Oaks, CA. The Associate Business Systems Analyst will be a critical member of the Law and Corporate Compliance client facing Information Systems team, developing solutions to address critical business needs. The systems business analyst will be a key contributor in designing and building secure, scalable solutions. You will collaborate with the development teams and external suppliers to deliver, operate and continuously improve solutions in a manner that is scalable, secure, and aligns to best practices.
Contribute to requirements management, process design, and software implementation
Engage business users to analyze business needs, elicit, refine and document business and solution requirements
Craft business process analysis artifacts, including use cases, stories, process flows, project schedules
Work with cross-functional representatives across business partners to align processes
Work with development team by translating business requirements to technical specifications
Execute all facets of testing (e.g. Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Functional Testing, System Testing, Usability Testing, Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing, Beta Testing)
Provide critical thinking and strategic discernment to resolve significant technical challenges
Work with and or adapt to multiple project methodologies (e.g. Agile, Rational, Waterfall)
Build productive working relationships with business clients
Associate’s degree and 4 years of Information Systems experience
High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Information Systems experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Administration or related field
Clear understanding of requirements management and business processes design
Working knowledge of AWS and Salesforce
Experience in or ability to learn high level programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, Python, Visual Basic, .NET
Experience programming in compiled (C, C++) and interpreted languages (Python, Ruby etc.)
DevOps experience building and deploying infrastructure with cloud deployment, build and test automation technologies like ansible, chef, puppet, docker, jenkins, etc.
Understanding of and ability to work in Agile teams (SCRUM)
Great teaming skills encompassing multi-functional teams, peer relationships, informing, understanding and appreciating differences
Ability to follow to SOPs, methodologies and policies
Self-starter with a high degree of initiative
Highly motivated and able to work effectively under minimal supervision
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to set the context and present on complex subjects in a clear and concise manner
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.
Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission – to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.
We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses 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.