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Amgen Global Safety Medical Director, Inflammation and Nephrology (open to remote) in Thousand Oaks, California

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

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 read over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

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What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will serve as the safety expert of the assigned product(s) within Inflammation and Nephrology portfolio.

You will:

  • Establish the strategy, direction, and priorities of pharmacovigilance activities and is accountable for the overall safety profile and all product-related decisions and deliverables for assigned products.

  • You will also lead the Safety Analysis Team (SAT), Global Safety Team (GST) and is a core member of the Executive Safety Committee (ESC).

  • Serve as a member of the Evidence Generation Team and other relevant cross functional teams and will be assigned as delegate for the Therapeutic Area Head (TAH)

  • Manage team of Global Safety Physicians.

Key activities

Validate safety signals and lead safety signal assessments

Develop and maintain Core Safety Information (core data sheet, core risks in informed consent forms, etc.)

Prepare/review core and regional risk management plans including additional risk minimization measures

Prepare/review safety sections of periodic aggregate reports

Provide safety input to protocols, statistical analysis plans, and clinical study reports

Prepare/review safety sections of new drug applications and other regulatory filings

Serve as safety expert on Evidence Generation Team for assigned products

Inspection Readiness

Domestic and International travel up to 10%

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What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Global Safety Officer we seek is a medical and scientific professional with these qualifications.

  • MD or equivalent degree from an accredited medical school with 2 years of industry pharmacovigilance (PV) experience

  • Completion of an accredited medical or surgical residency or clinical experience in either an accredited academic setting or private practice (including hospital based) setting

Preferred Qualifications

Product safety in the bio/pharmaceutical industry or regulatory agency

Previous management and/or mentoring experience

Board Certification or equivalent training

Expertise in Inflammation and Nephrology

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What you can expect of us

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.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

  • 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

Apply now for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. 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.

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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.​

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