Amgen Engineer in Thousand Oaks, California

The successful candidate will apply advanced and diverse engineering

principles to execute the proper design, qualification and implementation of

Primary and Secondary Packaging components and/or systems.

The position will be involved in the selection of primary and secondary

packaging materials for both large and small molecule products, performing

technical assessments and studies to justify the selected material, writing

technical specifications and Bill of Materials for the components and product

to be packaged for both clinical and commercial products, contribute to the

team with technology transfer from clinical to commercial operations for both

components and equipment processes, ensure that line trials and packaging

validation is conducted prior to introduction and resolving any packaging

related issues at the sites.

This position will also will have responsibilities to own our business process

by assembling and reporting metrics and running our monthly project reviews

under the direction of management.

This position will support the characterization of process optimization

strategies and/or trouble shooting of operational issues.

Ability to travel domestically and internationally

Basic Qualifications

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Engineering experience

OR

Associate's degree and 6 years of Engineering directly

OR

High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering

5+ years of packaging/engineering work experience

2+ years experience in pharmaceutical or biotechnology area

Independent thinker with demonstrated skills working in teams or leading

project teams

Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Ability to multi-task and manage timelines

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.