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Amgen Data Scientist in Thousand Oaks, California

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

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.

Data Scientist

Live

What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will collaborate with business partners, service owners and IS peers to develop secondary, predictive and prescriptive models and insights across the US Commercial Organization. This position will innovate and build significant business impact through the use of analytics techniques to help Amgen with its mission to serve patients by helping them get the therapies they need.

  • Lead a couple of brands end to end with analytics that range from secondary analytics to sophisticated data science techniques

  • Development of data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence capabilities across Amgen’s commercial organization

  • Partner with cross functional teams on projects and/or programs with strive to systematically derive insights that ultimately derive substantial business value for Amgen and our patients

  • Identifying business needs and proposing potential analytics approaches for solutions

  • Crafting prototypes and demonstrations to access and use data assets

  • Presenting analysis ideas, progress and results to leadership and business partners

  • Ensuring systems meet business requirements and industry standard methodologies

  • Assuring compliance with regulatory, security, and privacy requirements as it relates to data assets

Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is an analytical person with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree

OR

Master’s degree and 2 years of data science and/or analytics experience

OR

Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of data science and/or analytics experience

OR

Associate’s degree and 10 years of data science and/or analytics experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of data science and/or analytics experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Physics, Statistics, or Operations Research

  • Experience with databases

  • Programming experience with Python, R, experience with ML libraries

  • Experience working with large datasets (pharma data or marketing data preferred)

  • Detailed technical proficiency with strong logical, problem solving, and decision-making skills.

  • Excellent organization/planning skills and talent for managing many large and complex datasets.

  • Ability to collaborate and influence business partners and other IS resources to drive analytic projects end-to-end

  • Ability to communicate analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner

  • Passion for learning and staying on top of current developments in advanced analytics

  • Biotech / Pharma/ Marketing Analytics experience

Thrive

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we 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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for a career that defies imagination

Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.

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Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your 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 and Puerto Rico 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.

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 and Puerto Rico 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.

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